Feb
25
Mon
2019
Brick, NJ: Ocean County Voices of MS Support Group @ Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Monday each month in the Community Room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Feb
27
Wed
2019
Bridgewater, NJ: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Mar
11
Mon
2019
Newton, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Support Group of Newton @ Liberty Towers
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2nd Monday each month

 

Idaho Falls, ID: Idaho Falls MS Support Group @ Mountain View Hospital Basement Conference Room
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
2019
Paramus, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Support Group of Paramus @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Mar 12 @ 1:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

 

Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sussex, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Night Out @ Various Locations Monthly
Mar 12 @ 6:45 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

 

Mar
14
Thu
2019
Boise, ID: Boise MS Support Group @ t. Al's Regional Medical Center
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their support partners. Open to persons with MS, friends and family. This group does not meet in June, July or August.

Mar
16
Sat
2019
Elizabeth, NJ: Bridges for Life MS Support Group @ Peterstown Community Center
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am

Meets third Saturday of every month

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
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.

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)

———————————————————————
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

———————————————————————
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

———————————————————————
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
25
Mon
2019
Brick, NJ: Ocean County Voices of MS Support Group @ Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center
Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Monday each month in the Community Room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Apr
8
Mon
2019
Newton, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Support Group of Newton @ Liberty Towers
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2nd Monday each month

 

Idaho Falls, ID: Idaho Falls MS Support Group @ Mountain View Hospital Basement Conference Room
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
9
Tue
2019
Paramus, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Support Group of Paramus @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Apr 9 @ 1:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

 

Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sussex, NJ: Multiple Strengths MS Night Out @ Various Locations Monthly
Apr 9 @ 6:45 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

 

Apr
11
Thu
2019
Boise, ID: Boise MS Support Group @ t. Al's Regional Medical Center
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their support partners. Open to persons with MS, friends and family. This group does not meet in June, July or August.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
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
20
Sat
2019
Elizabeth, NJ: Bridges for Life MS Support Group @ Peterstown Community Center
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am

Meets third Saturday of every month

Apr
29
Mon
2019
Brick, NJ: Ocean County Voices of MS Support Group @ Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Monday each month in the Community Room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

May
9
Thu
2019
Boise, ID: Boise MS Support Group @ t. Al's Regional Medical Center
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their support partners. Open to persons with MS, friends and family. This group does not meet in June, July or August.