Feb
19
Tue
2019
Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Feb 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.

Portland, OR: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Ruth's Chris
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Leah Gaedeke
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
20
Wed
2019
Bend, OR: St. Charles Medical Center MS Support Group @ St. Charles Medical Center
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am

Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month

Room location varies each month

Contact the organizer for details

Astoria, OR: MS Self-Help Group @ Clatsop Retirement Village
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm

Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change. Please call or email the group prior to attending to confirm the meeting date and location. PLEASE NOTE: some groups do not meet every month of the year, or during the holidays.

Feb
23
Sat
2019
Lebanon, OR: Lebanon MS Support Group @ Lebanon Oregon Veteran Home
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am

Meets last Saturday of each month in the Conference Room.  Does not meet in July & August

Contact the organizer for details

Mar
6
Wed
2019
Beverton, OR: Beverton Ladies MS Support Group @ Natural Grocers
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 1st & 2nd Wednesday of each month in the demo kitchen

Contact the organizer for details

Albany, OR: Albany MS Self-Help Group @ Regency Albany Rehabilitation Center
Mar 6 @ 1:30 pm
Mar
11
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
13
Wed
2019
Beverton, OR: Beverton Ladies MS Support Group @ Natural Grocers
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 1st & 2nd Wednesday of each month in the demo kitchen

Contact the organizer for details

Mar
14
Thu
2019
Condon, OR: Condon/Heppner MS Self-Help Group @ Gubby’s Drive In
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am
Heppner, OR: St. MS Support Group of North Central Oregon @ Murray's Pharmacy
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am

Meets 2nd Thursday of each month

Contact the organizer for details

Mar
19
Tue
2019
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
20
Wed
2019
Bend, OR: St. Charles Medical Center MS Support Group @ St. Charles Medical Center
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am

Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month

Room location varies each month

Contact the organizer for details

Astoria, OR: MS Self-Help Group @ Clatsop Retirement Village
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm

Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change. Please call or email the group prior to attending to confirm the meeting date and location. PLEASE NOTE: some groups do not meet every month of the year, or during the holidays.

Mar
21
Thu
2019
Florence, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
Mar 21 @ 5:35 pm – 8:30 pm

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

A FREE 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 direct community resources- what can help

(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

(35 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:
Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
10 Hightower Place
Florence, AL 35630

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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
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.

———————————————————————
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
30
Sat
2019
Lebanon, OR: Lebanon MS Support Group @ Lebanon Oregon Veteran Home
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am

Meets last Saturday of each month in the Conference Room.  Does not meet in July & August

Contact the organizer for details

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Beverton, OR: Beverton Ladies MS Support Group @ Natural Grocers
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 1st & 2nd Wednesday of each month in the demo kitchen

Contact the organizer for details

Albany, OR: Albany MS Self-Help Group @ Regency Albany Rehabilitation Center
Apr 3 @ 1:30 pm
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
Apr
10
Wed
2019
Beverton, OR: Beverton Ladies MS Support Group @ Natural Grocers
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 1st & 2nd Wednesday of each month in the demo kitchen

Contact the organizer for details

Apr
11
Thu
2019
Condon, OR: Condon/Heppner MS Self-Help Group @ Gubby’s Drive In
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am
Heppner, OR: St. MS Support Group of North Central Oregon @ Murray's Pharmacy
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am

Meets 2nd Thursday of each month

Contact the organizer for details