Aug
20
Mon
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Aug
21
Tue
2018
Wantagh, NY: Wantagh MS Support Group @ St. Francis de Chantal Church (back of school bldg, rm 16)
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am

Occurs 3rd Tuesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further information

Buffalo, NY: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ The Protocol
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Michael Dunn

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Mebane, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mebane Steakhouse
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Harry Lay
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Levittown, NY: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Domenico's Restaurant
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Colonie, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Buca di Beppo
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Allen Gerber
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Aug 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

New York, NY: Creating a plan for your MS @ Sarabeth's
Aug 22 @ 6:15 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Hendersonville, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Binion's Roadhouse
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mary Hughes, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Raleigh, NC: Healthy Living @ Winston's Grille
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Winston-Salem, NC: Taking the Mystery Out of MS @ Camel City BBQ Factory
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Reno, NV: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Twisted Fork
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Benjamin Frishberg
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Brooklyn, NY: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ The Bridgeview Diner
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Charlotte, NC: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Hilton Garden Inn - Charlotte Airport
Aug 23 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Charlotte, NC!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)
Interactive Q&A to follow after the presentations!

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist in South Florida

Will Discuss:
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS (multiple sclerosis) at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

30 mins + Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Marie Moore, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Will Discuss:
– Recognizing and managing MS relapse in your life
– Symptom management in MS
– Not all MS is equal / Living with symptoms of MS

35 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Mary D. Hughes, MD.
Neurologist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How to participate in shared decision making with your healthcare team

40 minutes

* INTERACTIVE Q&A TO FOLLOW presentations from Marie Moore, NP and Dr. Mary Hughes *

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Date: Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
5:41pm – Registration
6:22pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Hilton Garden Inn – Charlotte Airport
2400 Cascade Pointe Blvd. – Charlotte, NC 28208

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R.S.V.P. Required
PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

With program support from: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, Teva, and MS Views and News

Las Vegas, NV: Understanding Clinical Trials and the Impact on Relapsing MS Treatment Options @ Fogo De Chao
Aug 23 @ 4:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Reno, NV: Learn together, move forward together @ The Twisted Fork
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Justine Brink, DO

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
24
Fri
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Cornelius, NC: Navigating MS @ Alton's Kitchen
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

High Point, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Chop House at Mendenhall
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Giles Crowell, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
27
Mon
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Cheektowaga, NY: Cheektowaga Care Giver’s Support Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Auburn, NY: Auburn/Cayuga Co. Support Group @ Finger Lakes Mall Community Room
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm

Open to all clients, their families & friends.

Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month.

Please contact the organizer for further information.

Aug
31
Fri
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information