Jul
24
Tue
2018
Ojai, CA: Ojai Valley Wall-Walkers Lunch Meeting @ Eggs N Potatoes
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm
Merced, CA: Navigating MS @ Five Ten Bistro
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Orange, CA: Let’s Talk MS @ El Torito
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
25
Wed
2018
Upland, CA: Upland MS Support Group @ Calvary Chapel Upland
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am

Monthly multiple sclerosis support group. Held the last Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12:00 Noon

Palo Alto, CA: Navigating MS @ Il Fornaio
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Costa Mesa, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Jack Florin
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Roanoke, VA: MS Self Helf Group @ The Roanoke Valley MS Support Group
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

 

Jul
27
Fri
2018
Ventura, CA: Ventura Self-Help Group @ Carrow's
Jul 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Jul
30
Mon
2018
Northridge, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Marie Callender's Restaurant & Bakery
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Dolly Roy, MD, PhD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Henrico, VA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Barbara Bishop
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Goleta, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Courtyard by Marriott
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – David Filippi, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Santa Ana, CA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Antonello's Ristorante
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Menaka DeSilva, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
1
Wed
2018
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Aug
2
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Hampton, VA: African American Inspirational MS Support Group @ Hampton Public Library
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Apple Valley, CA: Apple Valley/Victorville Support Group @ St. Mary's Senior Advocate
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Aug
3
Fri
2018
Cave Spring, VA: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Holiday Inn - Roanoke
Aug 3 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News presents educational programs and extensive resources for people living with multiple sclerosis and their families. Pleased to be invited to share my journey and hope to inspire others to follow their passions as well. See details below:

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MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Roanoke, VA!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team”

This is an educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS.
(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will lead an interactive exercise session and demonstration.
Plus, he will discuss the impacts of incorporating physical fitness, for those living with MS.

35 mins + 10 mins Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Mark Landrio, MD
Neurologist at Neurologic Associates in Winchester, VA

Will Discuss:
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How and when to extend your healthcare team to meet all your needs
– Importance of early multiple sclerosis treatment
– A look at MS relapse management and recovery
– Understanding Shared Decision Making with your healthcare team

45 mins + 25 mins Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Paul Pelland, better known as LongHaulPaul
Motivational Speaker

Inspirational talk: “Life’s Lemons and Long Shots- You don’t have to come in first to be a winner”

No matter what life throws at you, there is a way to continue forward.
Entering the World’s Toughest Motorcycle Competition on the most unreliable bike ever built is a lot like everyday life with MS. A painfully humorous and inspiring story of overcoming monumental challenges with ingenuity and sheer will power.

25 mins + 10 mins Q&A

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Date: Friday, August 3rd, 2018
5:32pm – Check-in
6:13pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Holiday Inn – Roanoke
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, VA 24018

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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

Program supported by Sanofi Genzyme

Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, Teva, MS Views and News

Lake Arrowhead, CA: Lake Arrowhead Self-Help Group @ Mountains Community - Hospital Medical Office Bldg, 2nd Floor
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
4
Sat
2018
Roanoke, VA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Holiday Inn Tanglewood
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Riverside, CA: Riverside Self-Help Group @ Riverside Medical Clinic, Lower Level
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
8
Wed
2018
Bakersfield, CA: Bakersfield Lunch Self-Help Group @ Lorene's Coffee Shop
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Vienna, VA: Vienna Self-Help Group @ Vienna Presbyterian Church
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
9
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Bristol, VA: Mountain Empire Support Group of Bristol @ Bristol Public Library
Aug 9 @ 6:15 pm

Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.