Aug
15
Wed
2018
Henderson, NV: Sin City Charms @ Barbara Greenspun Women's Centers of Excellence
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Las Vegas, NV: Las Vegas Westside Stories @ HealthSouth
Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Aug
16
Thu
2018
Apple Valley, MN: Burnsville/Apple Valley MS Group @ Perkins Restaurant
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm
Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Aug 16 @ 6:00 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.

Brainerd, MN: Brainerd MS Group @ Access North
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Charlotte, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Ruth's Chris Steak House
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Jill Conway
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Eagan, MN: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Jensen's Food and Cocktails
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm

Speakers – Laura Meyer and Annette Okai
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Jacksonville, NC: Onslow County Self-Help Group @ Onslow Memorial Hospital Education Building
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Redwood Falls, MN: Belview/Redwood Falls MS Group @ Redwood Area Hospital
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
Aug
18
Sat
2018
Bemidji, MN: Bemidji MS Group @ Sanford Bemidji Medical Center
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Aug
20
Mon
2018
Buffalo, MN: Buffalo/Maple Lake MS Group @ Buffalo United Methodist Church
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Minneapolis, MN: Have Fewer Maybes @ Doolittles Woodfire Grill
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speakers – Andrew Smith, MD/Theresa S., Patient Ambassador

 

Minneapolis (Golden Valley), MN: Exploring Ocrevus for Primary Progressive MS @ Doolottles Woodfire Grill
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Andrew Smith, MD

 

Aug
21
Tue
2018
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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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.

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

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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

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
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
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.