Mar
19
Tue
2019
Columbus, NE: Columbus Self-Help Group @ Peace Church
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

Mar
21
Thu
2019
Decatur, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ DoubleTree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free and informative educational event about multiple sclerosis in Decatur, AL!

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

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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GUEST SPEAKER #1
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– Accessing today’s online and local community MS resources

(45 minute discussion + 30 minutes of Q&A)

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GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active- What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

(40 minute presentation + 12 mins of Q&A)

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DATE: Thursday, March 21st, 2019
5:35pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION:
DoubleTree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront
1101 6th Avenue NE
Decatur, AL 35601

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme
Exhibitors: MS Views and News, Mallikrodt Pharmaceuticals

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

Omaha, NE: MS Connection Group Meeting @ MS Connection Group Omaha-National MS Society Office
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This group is open to all people that are affected by MS including those who are diagnosed and their caregivers. We have those that are newly diagnosed to those that have been dealing with MS for years.
This meeting features a Nutritionist from Nebraska Medicine to answer any questions about nutrition.
Please email me at mssupportgroupomaha@cox.net to RSVP.

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Huntsville, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
Mar 23 @ 10:45 am – 1:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free and informative educational event about multiple sclerosis in Huntsville, AL!

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

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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GUEST SPEAKER #1
Karen A. Hislop, OTR, ATP, CDRS, CLT
Occupational Therapist

Will Discuss:
– Assistive devices: Knowing when needed, and what to use
– Assistive device product demos

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GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active -What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life.

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GUEST SPEAKER #3
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– Addressing pain aspects of MS
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– If facing limitations in your local community- Accessing today’s online and MS community resources- what can help

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DATE: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
10:45am – Check-in
11:15am – Program Begins
Complimentary Lunch

LOCATION:
Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
5 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, Alabama 35805

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

Mar
28
Thu
2019
Beatrice, NE: Beatrice Self-Help Group @ First Baptist Church
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Apr
2
Tue
2019
Grand Island, NE: Grand Island Area MS Support Group @ St. Leo's Church
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Apr
8
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
9
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hastings, NE: Hastings Self-Help Group @ Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Columbus, NE: Columbus Self-Help Group @ Peace Church
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

Apr
18
Thu
2019
Omaha, NE: MS Connection Group Meeting @ MS Connection Group Omaha-National MS Society Office
Apr 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This group is open to all people that are affected by MS including those who are diagnosed and their caregivers. We have those that are newly diagnosed to those that have been dealing with MS for years.
This meeting features a Nutritionist from Nebraska Medicine to answer any questions about nutrition.
Please email me at mssupportgroupomaha@cox.net to RSVP.

Apr
25
Thu
2019
Beatrice, NE: Beatrice Self-Help Group @ First Baptist Church
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

May
7
Tue
2019
Grand Island, NE: Grand Island Area MS Support Group @ St. Leo's Church
May 7 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

May
13
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
May
14
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hastings, NE: Hastings Self-Help Group @ Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital
May 14 @ 7:30 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

May
16
Thu
2019
Omaha, NE: MS Connection Group Meeting @ MS Connection Group Omaha-National MS Society Office
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This group is open to all people that are affected by MS including those who are diagnosed and their caregivers. We have those that are newly diagnosed to those that have been dealing with MS for years.
This meeting features a Nutritionist from Nebraska Medicine to answer any questions about nutrition.
Please email me at mssupportgroupomaha@cox.net to RSVP.

May
21
Tue
2019
Columbus, NE: Columbus Self-Help Group @ Peace Church
May 21 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

May
23
Thu
2019
Beatrice, NE: Beatrice Self-Help Group @ First Baptist Church
May 23 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Jun
4
Tue
2019
Grand Island, NE: Grand Island Area MS Support Group @ St. Leo's Church
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Jun
10
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jun
11
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm