Jul
23
Mon
2018
Houston, TX: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am

Speaker – Annette Howard
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Round Rock, TX: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Salt Traders Coastal Cooking
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Stephanie Agrella
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.

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.

 

Amarillo, TX: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Plaza Restaurant
Jul 26 @ 7:15 pm

Speakers – Douglas Lewis and Tiffany Randle
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

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
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.

Arlington, TX: Self-Help Group: Arlington (But You Look So Good) @ Fielder Church Annex
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am

Self-help group for caregivers.

Aug
6
Mon
2018
Plainview, TX: Never Surrender MS Self-Help Group @ Ninth & Columbia Church of Christ
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm

Open to people living with MS, family and friends

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.

The Woodlands, TX: Self Help Group: The Woodlands (TIRR MS Support Group) @ TIRR - Memorial Hermann Woodlands
Aug 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

This group is open to people living with MS, family and friends.  Please contact the leaders before visiting to verify meeting date and location.

Leaders:
Nora, (713) 897-2867  Nora.Harrigan@memorialhermann.org
Theresa, (713) 897-2876 Theresa.Gilmore@memorialhermann.org
Kim (713)897-2892, Kimberly.egan@memorialhermann.org

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
Austin , TX: MS Self-Help Group (NW Care Partners) @ North by Northwest Restaurant
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am

Self-help group for caregivers.

Odessa, TX: CSI West Texas MS Support Group @ Holiday Inn Express
Aug 11 @ 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

Aug
13
Mon
2018
Lakehills, TX: Self-Help Group: Hill Country @ Lakehills Library
Aug 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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

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.

Roanoke, VA: MS Self Helf Group @ The Roanoke Valley MS Support Group
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

 

Aug
30
Thu
2018
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.