Aug
22
Wed
2018
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.

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Hendersonville, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Binion's Roadhouse
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mary Hughes, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Raleigh, NC: Healthy Living @ Winston's Grille
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Winston-Salem, NC: Taking the Mystery Out of MS @ Camel City BBQ Factory
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Reno, NV: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Twisted Fork
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Benjamin Frishberg
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

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

Las Vegas, NV: Understanding Clinical Trials and the Impact on Relapsing MS Treatment Options @ Fogo De Chao
Aug 23 @ 4:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Reno, NV: Learn together, move forward together @ The Twisted Fork
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Justine Brink, DO

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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

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
27
Mon
2018
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.

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

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Aug
28
Tue
2018
Asheville, NC: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Travinia Italian Kitchen
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – David Brandes

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Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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
30
Thu
2018
St. Paul, MN: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ I Nonni
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

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Sep
1
Sat
2018
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
4
Tue
2018
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.

North Las Vegas, NV: MS LUNCH CLUB monthly get-together @ Town Center Lounge and Restaurant
Sep 4 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

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

Burnsville, MN: Burnsville/ Apple Valley MS Group @ Fairview Ridges Education Center
Sep 4 @ 7:30 pm
Sep
6
Thu
2018
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.

Reno, NV: National MS Society – Dinner of Champions @ Harrah's Reno
Sep 6 @ 5:30 pm

Join us at Harrah’s Reno for our 2018 Dinner of Champions. This inspiring education and fundraising event provides an opportunity to learn about how the National MS Society makes a difference in so many lives in our community and how you can help end MS forever.

Lee Dillard, VP & General Manager of Harrah’s Reno, will receive the MS Hope Award, the highest honor bestowed on individuals by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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
Albert Lea, MN: Albert Lea MS Group @ Grace Lutheran Church
Sep 10 @ 8:00 pm