Aug
20
Mon
2018
Oak Creek, WI: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Trattoria di Carlo
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Staley Brod

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Aug
21
Tue
2018
Green Bay , WI: Brown County N.E.W. Self-Help Group @ Aging and Disability Resource Center
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

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

Speaker – Harry Lay
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Fond du Lac, WI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Sebastian's Steak House
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Lisa Sershon
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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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.

Hudson, WI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Pier 500
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Angala Borders-Robinson
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Hudson, WI: MS patient and caregiver educational program @ Pier 500
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dr. Angala Borders-Robinson from the Noran Clinic in Lake Elmo will be discussing MS and what details to share with your healthcare provider to complete the picture of your RRMS to help guide decisions that may lead to better care. You will also learn about a once-daily pill to treat RRMS.

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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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

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
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.

West Bend, WI: MS Circle of Hope Support Group of West Bend @ Chequamegon Clinic
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm

Meetings are only held April through October due to winter weather conditions.

Contact the organizer for further details.

 

Aug
28
Tue
2018
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.

La Crosse, WI: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ The Waterfront Restaurant & Tavern
Aug 28 @ 5:30 pm

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Aug
29
Wed
2018
Sun Prairie, WI: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Buck and Honey's
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am

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Aug
30
Thu
2018
Oak Creek, WI: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Pizza Man
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm

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Sep
3
Mon
2018
Tomahawk, WI: Lincoln County Tomahawk Self-Help Group @ St. Mary's Corpus Christi Center
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sep
4
Tue
2018
Stevens Point: MS Circle of Hope Support Group of Stevens Point @ Community Industries Corporation
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Kenosha, WI: Kenosha County Self-Help Group @ St. Mary's Lutheran Church
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sep
8
Sat
2018
Lancaster, WI: MS Support Group of Grant County (MSSGGC) @ Schreiner Memorial Library
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Sep
11
Tue
2018
Wausau, WI: Mingle & Share MS Support Group @ Northcentral Technical College, Center for Business & Industry (Rm CBI103)
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each Month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Superior, WI: Superior MS Group @ North Country Independent Living
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for further details