Aug
21
Tue
2018
Mebane, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mebane Steakhouse
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Harry Lay
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Everett, WA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Anthony's Home Port
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Carolyn Taylor

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Silverdale, WA: Have Fewer Maybes @ World of Beer
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker:  Stacy Donlon, MD

 

Silverdale, WA: Have Fewer Maybes @ World of Beer
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker – Stacy Donlon, MD

 

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Aug 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Olympia, WA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Anthony's Home Port
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speakers – Stacy Donlon, MD

Pilar Grayson, CNE

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Hendersonville, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Binion's Roadhouse
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mary Hughes, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Raleigh, NC: Healthy Living @ Winston's Grille
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

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Winston-Salem, NC: Taking the Mystery Out of MS @ Camel City BBQ Factory
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

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Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Charlotte, NC: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Hilton Garden Inn - Charlotte Airport
Aug 23 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

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

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

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)
Interactive Q&A to follow after the presentations!

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

Will Discuss:
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS (multiple sclerosis) at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

30 mins + Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Marie Moore, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Will Discuss:
– Recognizing and managing MS relapse in your life
– Symptom management in MS
– Not all MS is equal / Living with symptoms of MS

35 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Mary D. Hughes, MD.
Neurologist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How to participate in shared decision making with your healthcare team

40 minutes

* INTERACTIVE Q&A TO FOLLOW presentations from Marie Moore, NP and Dr. Mary Hughes *

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Date: Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
5:41pm – Registration
6:22pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Hilton Garden Inn – Charlotte Airport
2400 Cascade Pointe Blvd. – Charlotte, NC 28208

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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

With program support from: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

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

Aug
24
Fri
2018
Cornelius, NC: Navigating MS @ Alton's Kitchen
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

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High Point, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Chop House at Mendenhall
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Giles Crowell, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
27
Mon
2018
Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Aug
30
Thu
2018
Vancouver, WA: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Lapellah Restaurant
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Lynnwood, WA: Navigating MS @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Sep
3
Mon
2018
Arlington, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Stillaguamish Senior Center
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Sep
5
Wed
2018
Deer Park, WA: MS Self-Help Group @ The Shepherd’s Cottage
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

People affected by MS, helping each other. Come find support, share and learn through interactive discussions, videos and speakers. New members are welcome!

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Centralia, WA: MS Support Group @ Providence Centralia Hospital
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sep
12
Wed
2018
Tacoma, WA: Tacoma MS Family Support Group @ TACID Center
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for furtherinformation.

Sep
14
Fri
2018
Colville, WA: Colville / Chewelah Self-Help Group @ Health Education House
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm

People with MS, partners and caregivers helping each other. Come find support, share and learn through interactive discussions, videos and speakers. New members are welcome!

Sep
20
Thu
2018
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.