Jul
23
Mon
2018
Marshall, MI: Calhoun County MS support group @ Calhoun County Building
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm

Our goal is to empower individuals and care partners affected by MS to live their best lives possible. We are sanctioned by the National MS Society. We concentrate on topics important to the group such as nutrition, employment issues, cognitive & emotional issues, etc.

Meets the 4th Monday of each month.

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Ann Arbor, MI: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Carlyle Grill
Jul 24 @ 5:45 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.

Dearborn, MI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Andiamo Dearborn
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Sarah Johnson
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Detroit, MI: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Fishbones Cajun Restaurant
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Evanthia Bernitsas
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Livonia, MI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Bravo Cucina Italiana
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Emily Hosler
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Greenville, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ United Lifestyles
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm

Do you or someone you know live with the effects of Multiple Sclerosis.A Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets monthly on the 4th Thursday of each month at United Lifestyles. Educational materials are shared at each meeting, along with group discussion.

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
Lansing, MI: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Capital Prime
Jul 27 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Jayne Ward
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Midland, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center - Midland
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This support group is for those dealing with Multiple Sclerosis or for their families and support person(s)

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.

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

Aug
4
Sat
2018
New Boston, MI: MuckFest Detroit – The Fun Mud Run @ Willow Metropark
Aug 4 all-day

The first start time is 9:00 a.m., then every 20 minutes throughout the day

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.

Aug
8
Wed
2018
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.

Aug
11
Sat
2018
Warrenton, VA: Fauquier Self-Help Group @ Fauquier Health System, Chestnut Room
Aug 11 @ 10:30 am
Aug
14
Tue
2018
Saginaw, MI: MS Support Group @ St. Mary's of Michigan Towne Centre
Aug 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The MS support group features various guest speakers from neurology, home infusion, home care, rehabilitation physicians, physical therapists, massage therapists, discussions about MS drugs and other medications that MS patients use and more.  People with MS, people who care for people with MS and people who want to help the lives of MS patients are encouraged to attend.
Adventure, knowledge, friendship and better coping strategies and management of your multiple sclerosis lie ahead for you.
FNI’s multiple sclerosis resource group’s mission is to provide you with the most comprehensive and complete understanding of multiple sclerosis, and help you know how to treat and manage your disease.
Aug
15
Wed
2018
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Aug
16
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Greenville, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ United Lifestyles
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Do you or someone you know live with the effects of Multiple Sclerosis.A Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets monthly on the 4th Thursday of each month at United Lifestyles. Educational materials are shared at each meeting, along with group discussion.