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

East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jul 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Yoga Therapy classes at Sacred Rivers Yoga help those with MS to improve balance, focus, concentration, and breathing, as well as aid in stress reduction. We have been awarded a grant from the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation to offer FREE chair yoga for the benefit of individuals that are affected by MS. Sacred Rivers Yoga has been offering the classes with the help of the MSF on a weekly basis since 2006. Join us on both Monday and Wednesday mornings at 10:45 am for our Yoga Therapy Chair class with Michele Mathews. If you are interested or would like information, please call 860.657.9545 or visit www.sacredriversyoga.com

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo Lunch Support Group @ Village Inn
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am
Charlotte, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Amy Dix
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Jackson, MS: Jacskon Support Group @ LIFE
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am
Uniontown, OH: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ 35 Brix
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Timothy Carrabine
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Highland, IN: Learn together, move forward together @ Langels Pizza
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Arthur Itkin, MD
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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Montrose, CO: Montrose MS Friends Social Group @ Denny's
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Saint Louis Park, MN: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mill Valley Kitchen
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Praful Kelkar
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Pittsburgh, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Yard
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm

Speaker – Mark Hospodar
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Pasadena, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Raffi's
Jul 18 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Richard Shubin
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Tacoma, WA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ CI Shenanigans
Jul 18 @ 12:30 pm

Speakers – Stacy Donlon, MD
Pilar Grayson, CNE
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Port Charlotte, FL: Creating a Plan for Your MS @ JD's Bistro & Grill
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm

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Bloomfield Hills, MI: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Andiamo
Jul 18 @ 5:45 pm

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Colonie, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Buca di Beppo
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

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

Speaker – Thomas Snyder
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St. Louis, MO: Talk MS @ Weber Road Library
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Stanley, WI: Chippewa County Stanley Self-Help Group @ Alberta May's Restaurant
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

Weehawken, NJ: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Chart House
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Krupa Pandey
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Westbroook, ME: Learn together, move forward together @ 33 Elmwood
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – John Dolan, DO
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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Bloomington, IN: Bloomington Self Help Group (Ivy Tech) @ Ivy Tech Community College
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm
Covington, LA: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Zea Rotisserie and Grill
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm

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Fall River, MA: Learn together, move forward together @ The Cove Restaurant
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Norman Gordon, MD
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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

New York, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Weill Cornell Medical Center
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Marijean Buhse
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Newark, DE: Learn together, move forward together @ Firebirds Restaurant
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Thomas Leist, MD
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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE