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
25
Mon
2019
Emporia, KS: Flint Hills MS Connection Group @ Newman Regional Health Center, East Entrance
Mar 25 @ 6:30 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Apr
2
Tue
2019
McPherson, KS: Life’s Journey @ Cedars Retirement Community - Chapel Room
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

North Las Vegas, NV: MS LUNCH CLUB monthly get-together @ Town Center Lounge and Restaurant
Apr 2 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Monthly luncheon to meet and eat with good friends, interesting speakers, videos, and other presentations.

Apr
6
Sat
2019
Wichita, KS: Asbury MS Group @ Asbury United Methodist
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
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
11
Thu
2019
Reno, NV: Invinciples MS Support Group @ Renown Regional Medical Center
Apr 11 @ 2:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday every month in the Sierra Tower, Rm 101

El Dorado, KS: Butler County MS Support Group @ Susan B Allen Hospital Cafeteria
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Henderson, NV: Mens Stag for Multiple Sclerosis @ Dignity Health Womens Care/Outreach Center Ste 180
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday every month

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
17
Wed
2019
Las Vegas, NV: Westside Stories MS Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Henderson, NV: Men’s Stag for MS Support Group (MS for MS) @ Dignity Health Womens Care/Outreach Center Ste 180
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday every other month

Henderson, NV: Sin City CHARMS MS Support Group @ Dignity Health WomensCare/Outreach Center Ste 180
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday every month

Apr
22
Mon
2019
Emporia, KS: Flint Hills MS Connection Group @ Newman Regional Health Center, East Entrance
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

May
4
Sat
2019
Wichita, KS: Asbury MS Group @ Asbury United Methodist
May 4 @ 10:00 am
May
7
Tue
2019
McPherson, KS: Life’s Journey @ Cedars Retirement Community - Chapel Room
May 7 @ 10:00 am

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

North Las Vegas, NV: MS LUNCH CLUB monthly get-together @ Town Center Lounge and Restaurant
May 7 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Monthly luncheon to meet and eat with good friends, interesting speakers, videos, and other presentations.

May
9
Thu
2019
Reno, NV: Invinciples MS Support Group @ Renown Regional Medical Center
May 9 @ 2:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday every month in the Sierra Tower, Rm 101

El Dorado, KS: Butler County MS Support Group @ Susan B Allen Hospital Cafeteria
May 9 @ 7:00 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Henderson, NV: Mens Stag for Multiple Sclerosis @ Dignity Health Womens Care/Outreach Center Ste 180
May 9 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday every month

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
May
15
Wed
2019
Las Vegas, NV: Westside Stories MS Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
May 15 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Henderson, NV: Sin City CHARMS MS Support Group @ Dignity Health WomensCare/Outreach Center Ste 180
May 15 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday every month