Aug
22
Wed
2018
Dunwoody, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Robert Gilbert
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Atlanta, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Guy Buckle, MD, PhD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Dalton, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Hilton Garden Inn
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Andrei Serbanescu
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Aug
27
Mon
2018
Plymouth, MN: MS and Your Immune System – An Overview @ Jake's City Grill
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Dalton, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Tijuana Mexican Restaurant
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Christopher Russell, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
30
Thu
2018
East Point, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ This Is It
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Colby Doepel, NP

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

St. Paul, MN: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ I Nonni
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

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Sep
1
Sat
2018
Cumming, GA: MS Support Group @ Northside Hospital Forsyth - Building 1400 Board Room
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact organizer for additional information
Associated with MSF

Roseville , MN: Arts & Crafts Interest Group @ D'Amico & Sons Cafe
Sep 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Burnsville, MN: Burnsville/ Apple Valley Weekend MS Group @ Fairview Ridges Education Center
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm
Sep
3
Mon
2018
Warner Robins, GA: Pediatric Support Group @ Houston Medical Center (lower level)
Sep 3 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on 1st Monday of each month.

Focus is on Pediatric MS.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Sep
4
Tue
2018
Cherry Log, GA: Cornerstone MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am

Meetings on First Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

Minneapolis, MN: Cognifitness MS Group @ Turtle Bread Company
Sep 4 @ 2:30 pm

Clubs and groups for people living with MS and adult family members. For more information about a club or group in which you’re interested, please call the group contact.

LaGrange, GA: LaGrange MS Support Group @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

Burnsville, MN: Burnsville/ Apple Valley MS Group @ Fairview Ridges Education Center
Sep 4 @ 7:30 pm
Sep
6
Thu
2018
Augusta, GA: BALANCE- Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis @ Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Sep 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Charlotte, NC!

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

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Mitzi Williams, MD
Neurologist at Multiple Sclerosis Center of Atlanta

Will Discuss:
– An overview of multiple sclerosis (MS); increasing understanding for you and your care partner
– Understanding the impacts of early treatment upon diagnosis
– Symptom management- managing and addressing common MS symptoms to improve your daily life
– Extending your healthcare team to meet all your needs; developing a team that works for your individualized needs

52 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Rebecca Rahn, PA-C, MSCS
MS Certified Physician Assistant and Assistant Director at MS Center of Augusta

Will Discuss:
– The emotional impacts of living with MS on the individual and the family unit
– Managing daily life challenges and demands emotionally
– A discussion on change and what it means to you

38 minutes

* Combined Q&A with Rebecca Rahn and Mitzi Williams, MD – following both talks

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will Discuss:
– Staying active and living well
– 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

35 mins + Q&A

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Date: Thursday, September 6th, 2018
5:40pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
2 Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
* PARKING to be paid by MS Views and News *
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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: Celgene and Sanofi Genzyme

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

Brainerd, MN: Brainerd MS Group @ Access North
Sep 6 @ 5:30 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Bloomington, MN: Bloomington MS Group @ Nativity of Mary Church
Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm
Sep
10
Mon
2018
Alexandria, MN: Alexandria MS Group @ St. Mary's Catholic Church
Sep 10 @ 5:30 pm
Snellville, GA: MS Support Group – East Atlanta @ Hope and Life Church
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

The Stay Low Campaign: MS Support Group is a self-help group that creates an opportunity for MS Fighters, their families and friends to support and share and their perspective on Multiple Sclerosis. The members of this group will gain new friendships and great emotional support as we learn from each other’s triumphs and obstacles. This group is free of charge and is proudly affiliated with the Multiple Sclerosis Focus Foundation.

Meetings are held every 2nd Monday from 7:00 – 8:15 pm and the first 15 minutes will be for light snacks and mingling.

Albert Lea, MN: Albert Lea MS Group @ Grace Lutheran Church
Sep 10 @ 8:00 pm
Sep
11
Tue
2018
Camilla, GA: MS Support Group @ Mitchell County Hospital (Community Room)
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm

Contact organizer for additional information
Associated with MSF

Columbus, GA: Chatahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Warner Robins, GA: MS Support Group @ Houston Medical Center
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm

Group meets the second Tuesday of each month.

Sep
12
Wed
2018
Coon Rapids, MN: Coon Rapids North Suburban MS Group @ Coon Rapids Civic Center
Sep 12 @ 7:30 pm