Aug
21
Tue
2018
Guaynabo, PR: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Fundacion MS PR
Aug 21 @ 8:30 am

Speaker – Angel Chinea

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Dallas, TX: Healthy Living @ Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm

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Salt Lake City, UT: Healthy Living @ Cheesecake Factory
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm

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

Speaker – Harry Lay
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Aug
22
Wed
2018
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.

Midland, TX: Learn together, move forward together @ Abuelo's
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mirla Avila, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

Speaker – Mary Hughes, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

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

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Fredericksburg, TX: Navigating MS @ Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Aug 23 @ 11:30 am

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Dallas, TX: Have Fewer Maybes @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

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Speaker:Ann Bass, MD

Houston, TX: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm

Speaker – Jose Diaz, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

Lubbock, TX: Learn together, move forward together @ Albarran's
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mirla Avila, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Provo, UT: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Ruby River Steakhouse
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Katrina Bawden

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Aug
24
Fri
2018
Cornelius, NC: Navigating MS @ Alton's Kitchen
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

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

Speaker – Giles Crowell, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
27
Mon
2018
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
Houston, TX: Finding Balance @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

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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.

Aug
30
Thu
2018
Guaynabo, PR: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Manjares Cafe and Grill
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am

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Houston, TX: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Grotto Ristorante
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm

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Sep
1
Sat
2018
Arlington, TX: Self-Help Group: Arlington (But You Look So Good) @ Fielder Church Annex
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

Self-help group for caregivers.

Sep
8
Sat
2018
Austin , TX: MS Self-Help Group (NW Care Partners) @ North by Northwest Restaurant
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Self-help group for caregivers.

Odessa, TX: CSI West Texas MS Support Group @ Holiday Inn Express
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Our group is one of hope, humor & courage in coping with MS.  We offer a confdential place for those affected by MS to share their experiences & to recieve emotional support & encouragement.  We believe that laughter & having fun is as important as medical information as we take this journey together with MS