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

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

Speaker – Carolyn Taylor

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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

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Speaker – Stacy Donlon, MD

 

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Salem, MA: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Jaho Coffee & Tea
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

YOU are invited to get together for a relaxed mid-morning break! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to meet  and connect with others in the area who are living with MS.

Refreshments  are available for purchase or you can just join us for conversation! No need to register, we will have a large, open table.

Questions: please contact Amber at 800-344-4867, option 2, ext 87127.

Dedham, MA: Healthy Living @ Joe's American Bar and Grill
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

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Hingham, MA: Learn together, move forward together @ Scarlet Oak Tavern
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – John Dolan, DO

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Hyannis, MA: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ Alberto's Ristorante
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm
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.

Concord, MA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Papa Razzi
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Joshua Katz

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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

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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

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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

Milford, MA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Prezo Grille & Bar
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Maria Dayaw, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
26
Sun
2018
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am

Monthly meeting for MS patients, family, friends and caregivers. Meditation will be this month’s topic

Aug
27
Mon
2018
Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

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
Andover, MA: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ The Chateau Restaurant
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

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Springfield, MA: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ The Student Prince Cafe
Aug 28 @ 12:15 pm

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Burlington, MA: Strength for today, hope for tomorrow @ The Marriott Burlington
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Pooja Raibagkar, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE