Jul
16
Mon
2018
Lakeland, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Village Inn
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Derrick Robertson
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Burke, VA: Well Spouse Association Group for Caregivers @ Braddock Hall
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jul
17
Tue
2018
Lady Lake, FL: Marion County Self-Help Group “Multiple Sclerosis Villages People” @ La Hacienda Center
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lake City , FL: Lake City Group @ CCPL West Branch
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am
Jacksonville Beach, FL: Baptist Beaches Self-Help Group @ Baptist Medical Center Beaches
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm
Saint Petersburg, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Souzou
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Alberto Vasquez
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Chester, VA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Pietro's Italian Restaurant
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Robert Shin
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jacksonville, FL: Newly Diagnosed @ Memorial Hospital
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Jul
18
Wed
2018
Tampa, Fl: Balance- Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis @ Brio Tuscan Grill
Jul 18 @ 6:15 am

MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Tampa, FL!

“BALANCE”
An Educational Experience Addressing the Many Aspects of Living Well with MS

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Chetan Gandhy, MD
Neurologist at USF Health

Will Discuss:
– An overview of multiple sclerosis (MS)
– Gaining a deeper understanding of early treatment
– Incorporating your care partner in your plan of care
– Understanding medical jargon- What does it all mean?
– Helping you and your support partner effectively communicate with your healthcare team
– Recognizing MS relapse, managing recovery, and understanding treatment options
– The emotional impacts of relapse on the individual and family unit
– Understanding treatment and management of new symptoms including fatigue, weakness and spasticity

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Jeff Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presentation includes:
– An Interactive MS patient exercise event
– 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

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Date: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
5:50pm – Check-in
6:25pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Brio Tuscan Grill
2223 North Westshore Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33607
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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: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

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

Clermont: MS Mighty Survivors Support Group of Clermont @ National Training Center
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Our mission is to reach out & support those who have Multiple Sclerosis& their loved ones, as well as to educate & raise awareness in our community.

Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Port Charlotte, FL: Creating a Plan for Your MS @ JD's Bistro & Grill
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jacksonville, FL: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Bonefish Grill
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Thomas Snyder
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

The Villages, FL: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ VKI Japanese Steakhouse
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Lance Kim, DO
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Jul
19
Thu
2018
Winter Haven, FL: Polk County (East) Thursday Morning Self-Help Group @ Polk County (East) Thursday Morning Self-Help Group
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Fort Myers, FL: Fort Myers MS Support Group @ St. Hilary Episcopal Church
Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm

An affiliate of the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation Independent Support Group Network and NMSS.

Henrico, VA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm

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

Kissimmee, FL: Osceola County “Osceola A.N.T.S.” Self-Help Group @ KUA
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sarasota, FL: Sarasota County “Friends of Hope” Self-Help Group @ Sarasota Memorial Healthfit
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fairfax, VA: Learn together, move forward together @ Hamrock's Restaurant
Jul 19 @ 6:30 pm

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

Jul
21
Sat
2018
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Jul
22
Sun
2018
Melbourne, FL: Brevard County Eau Gallie Self-Help Group @ Healthfirst Gateway Center
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jul
23
Mon
2018
Gainesville, FL: The F.R.O.G.S. Group @ Trinity United methodist Church
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Valrico, FL: Brandon MS Support Group @ Bloomingdale Public Library (Rm 7)
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meets the 4th Monday of each month.

For further information, contact the organizer.