Aug
17
Fri
2018
Doral, FL: Navegando la EM @ Pisco Y Naszca Ceviche Gastro Bar
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Plantation, FL: Learn together, move forward together @ Florida Movement Therapy Centers
Aug 17 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Vijay Samuel, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
18
Sat
2018
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Palm Bay, FL: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Memaw's Barbeque
Aug 18 @ 11:30 am

Speaker – Scott Gold, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Aug
20
Mon
2018
Clearwater, FL: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Alfano's Restaurant
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm

Speakers – Derrick Robertson, MD

Amali Reilly, RN

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
21
Tue
2018
Lady Lake, FL: Marion County Self-Help Group “Multiple Sclerosis Villages People” @ La Hacienda Center
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lake City , FL: Lake City Group @ CCPL West Branch
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am
Jacksonville Beach, FL: Baptist Beaches Self-Help Group @ Baptist Medical Center Beaches
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm
Mebane, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mebane Steakhouse
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Harry Lay
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Ocala, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Latinos y Mas
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Deborah Chandler
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Bradenton, FL: Have Fewer Maybes @ Pier 22
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Donald Negroski, MD

Patient Educational Dinner – Discover why OCREVUS may be the right choice for treating relapsing MS

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Jacksonville, FL: Newly Diagnosed @ Memorial Hospital
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
22
Wed
2018
Melbourne, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Tuscany Grill
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm

Speaker – Scott Gold
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Coral Springs, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Runyons
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Stuart Shafer
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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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.

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

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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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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St. Petersburg, FL: Developing an MS Wellness Plan @ Rococo Steak
Aug 23 @ 5:30 pm

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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

Aug
24
Fri
2018
Coral Gables, FL: Healthy Living @ Shula's 347 Grill
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

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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

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Boynton Beach , FL: NMSS West Boynton Beach Group @ West Boynton Beach Library
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm
Miami, FL: Fight Against MS Concert @ Bru's Room Sports Grill
Aug 24 @ 8:00 pm

Featuring DJ Felix Chinea and Mantrap

To make a donation on behalf of this event, follow this link:

https://msfocus.org/Donations/Donation-Pages/Fight-Against-MS