Aug
21
Tue
2018
Atlanta, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Copeland's
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Mitzi Williams
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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

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Newnan, GA: Newnan MS Support Group @ Insignia of Newnan
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further details..

Thomasville, GA: Thomasville MS Support Group @ The Plaza Restaurant
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

We are here to listen, encourage, support each other& learnas we share experiences& information.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Dunwoody, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Robert Gilbert
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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
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

Pre-registration is required

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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

Atlanta, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Guy Buckle, MD, PhD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Dalton, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Hilton Garden Inn
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Andrei Serbanescu
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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

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Dalton, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Tijuana Mexican Restaurant
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Christopher Russell, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

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Aug
30
Thu
2018
Houston, TX: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Grotto Ristorante
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm

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East Point, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ This Is It
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Colby Doepel, NP

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Cumming, GA: MS Support Group @ Northside Hospital Forsyth - Building 1400 Board Room
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact organizer for additional information
Associated with MSF

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
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.

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.

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LaGrange, GA: LaGrange MS Support Group @ First Presbyterian Church
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
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

Sep
10
Mon
2018
Lakehills, TX: Self-Help Group: Hill Country @ Lakehills Library
Sep 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Support Group for individuals living with MS, Families and Friends.