Aug
15
Wed
2018
Atlanta, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Soho Restaurant
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Robert Gilbert
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Aug
16
Thu
2018
Thomaston, Ga: TAMS ( Thomastonians Against MS) Support Group @ The Pie (party Room) Suite A
Aug 16 @ 12:30 pm

Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information.

Atlanta, GA: MS & Diet: What Do We Know @ Shepard Center
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm
Aug
21
Tue
2018
Newnan, GA: Newnan MS Support Group @ Insignia of Newnan
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further details..

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Aberdeen, SD: SAMS (Striving Against MS) Support Group @ First United Methodist Church
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

Contact the organizer for further details

Dakota Dunes, SD: Sioux City/Dakota Dunes, MS Group @ CNOS
Sep 1 @ 1:30 pm
Sep
3
Mon
2018
Warner Robins, GA: Pediatric Support Group @ Houston Medical Center (lower level)
Sep 3 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on 1st Monday of each month.

Focus is on Pediatric MS.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Brookings, SD: Brookings MS Group @ Brookings Hospital
Sep 3 @ 8:00 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.

Sep
4
Tue
2018
Cherry Log, GA: Cornerstone MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am

Meetings on First Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

LaGrange, GA: LaGrange MS Support Group @ Enoch Callaway Cancer Clinic
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Augusta, GA: BALANCE- Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis @ Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Sep 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

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

“BALANCE”
An Educational Experience Addressing the Many Aspects of Living Well with MS

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Mitzi Williams, MD
Neurologist at Multiple Sclerosis Center of Atlanta

Will Discuss:
– An overview of multiple sclerosis (MS); increasing understanding for you and your care partner
– Understanding the impacts of early treatment upon diagnosis
– Symptom management- managing and addressing common MS symptoms to improve your daily life
– Extending your healthcare team to meet all your needs; developing a team that works for your individualized needs

52 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Rebecca Rahn, PA-C, MSCS
MS Certified Physician Assistant and Assistant Director at MS Center of Augusta

Will Discuss:
– The emotional impacts of living with MS on the individual and the family unit
– Managing daily life challenges and demands emotionally
– A discussion on change and what it means to you

38 minutes

* Combined Q&A with Rebecca Rahn and Mitzi Williams, MD – following both talks

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will Discuss:
– Staying active and living well
– Exercise and movement at any level to improve strength and flexibility
– An inspiring talk focusing on living well with MS and what you can do today

35 mins + Q&A

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Date: Thursday, September 6th, 2018
5:40pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
2 Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
* PARKING to be paid by MS Views and News *
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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

Program Supported with an educational grant from: Celgene and Sanofi Genzyme

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

Sep
8
Sat
2018
Aberdeen, SD: Aberdeen MS Group @ Mother Joseph Manor Retirement Community, Merle Porter Room
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am

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.

Spearfish, SD: Spearfish MS Group @ pearfish Recreation Center
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am
Sep
10
Mon
2018
Snellville, GA: MS Support Group – East Atlanta @ Hope and Life Church
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

The Stay Low Campaign: MS Support Group is a self-help group that creates an opportunity for MS Fighters, their families and friends to support and share and their perspective on Multiple Sclerosis. The members of this group will gain new friendships and great emotional support as we learn from each other’s triumphs and obstacles. This group is free of charge and is proudly affiliated with the Multiple Sclerosis Focus Foundation.

Meetings are held every 2nd Monday from 7:00 – 8:15 pm and the first 15 minutes will be for light snacks and mingling.

Sep
11
Tue
2018
Warner Robins, GA: MS Support Group @ Houston Medical Center
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm

Group meets the second Tuesday of each month.

Sep
18
Tue
2018
Newnan, GA: Newnan MS Support Group @ Insignia of Newnan
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further details..

Sep
20
Thu
2018
Thomaston, Ga: TAMS ( Thomastonians Against MS) Support Group @ The Pie (party Room) Suite A
Sep 20 @ 12:30 pm

Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information.

Oct
1
Mon
2018
Warner Robins, GA: Pediatric Support Group @ Houston Medical Center (lower level)
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on 1st Monday of each month.

Focus is on Pediatric MS.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Brookings, SD: Brookings MS Group @ Brookings Hospital
Oct 1 @ 8:00 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.

Oct
2
Tue
2018
Cherry Log, GA: Cornerstone MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am

Meetings on First Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

LaGrange, GA: LaGrange MS Support Group @ Enoch Callaway Cancer Clinic
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

Oct
6
Sat
2018
Aberdeen, SD: SAMS (Striving Against MS) Support Group @ First United Methodist Church
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am

Contact the organizer for further details

Dakota Dunes, SD: Sioux City/Dakota Dunes, MS Group @ CNOS
Oct 6 @ 1:30 pm
Oct
8
Mon
2018
Snellville, GA: MS Support Group – East Atlanta @ Hope and Life Church
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

The Stay Low Campaign: MS Support Group is a self-help group that creates an opportunity for MS Fighters, their families and friends to support and share and their perspective on Multiple Sclerosis. The members of this group will gain new friendships and great emotional support as we learn from each other’s triumphs and obstacles. This group is free of charge and is proudly affiliated with the Multiple Sclerosis Focus Foundation.

Meetings are held every 2nd Monday from 7:00 – 8:15 pm and the first 15 minutes will be for light snacks and mingling.

Oct
9
Tue
2018
Warner Robins, GA: MS Support Group @ Houston Medical Center
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm

Group meets the second Tuesday of each month.