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
26
Tue
2019
North Canton, OH: North Canton & Southern Summit MS Support Group @ ACME Fresh Market
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm

Meets 4th Tuesday each month in the face space room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Mar
27
Wed
2019
East Liverpool, OH: Making Strides MS Support Group @ Peter Metrovich Community Center
Mar 27 @ 5:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday each month No Meetings in January & February

Contact the organizer for more information

 

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
Chagrin Falls, OH: Chagrin Valley MS Support Group @ Various Locations
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Call Tim: 740-963-0146 or Jennifer: 216-346-8488 to attend.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Warren, OH: Warren Crusaders MS Support Group @ Odd Fellows
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

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
21
Sun
2019
Westerville, OH: Columbus MS Support Group @ Meeting Location & Time Changes Each Month
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm

Meeting location & time changes each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Apr
23
Tue
2019
North Canton, OH: North Canton & Southern Summit MS Support Group @ ACME Fresh Market
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm

Meets 4th Tuesday each month in the face space room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Apr
24
Wed
2019
East Liverpool, OH: Making Strides MS Support Group @ Peter Metrovich Community Center
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday each month No Meetings in January & February

Contact the organizer for more information

 

May
4
Sat
2019
Beachwood, OH: Multiple Sclerosis Nursing: Voices Will Be Heard @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cleveland East Beachwood
May 4 @ 7:00 am – 3:30 pm

Incorporate accumulated clinical evidence, current guidelines and emerging new clinical data into individualize education regarding DMTs for MS as part of a comprehensive approach to nursing care and education in multiple sclerosis.
Identify and address symptoms experienced by patients with MS, with attention to their values and goals of treatment, and with appropriate implementation of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions.
Integrate a multidisciplinary approach to care by recognizing, assessing, and addressing psychological and cognitive issues in patients with MS and including team members with specialized knowledge and skills in each area.

Awarded 3.75 CEUs for RNs and APNs

How to register:
Mail registration form:
IOMSN
Conference Registrar
3 University Plaza Drive, Suite 116
Hackensack, NJ 07601
OR
E-mail or Fax registration form:
leny.almeda@mscare.org/862-772-7275
OR
Online
www.IOMSN.org
Follow link to Regional Meetings

Enrollment is limited so you are encouraged to register today! We cannot guarantee that we can accommodate on-site registration.

For questions, please call the IOMSN office at 201-487-1050 or e-mail leny.almeda@mscare.org

This educational series is supported by grants from: Biogen and Sanofi Genzyme

Jointly provided by the International Organization of MS Nurses and the Consortium of MS Centers

May
9
Thu
2019
Chagrin Falls, OH: Chagrin Valley MS Support Group @ Various Locations
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Call Tim: 740-963-0146 or Jennifer: 216-346-8488 to attend.

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
19
Sun
2019
Westerville, OH: Columbus MS Support Group @ Meeting Location & Time Changes Each Month
May 19 @ 12:00 pm

Meeting location & time changes each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

May
21
Tue
2019
Warren, OH: Warren Crusaders MS Support Group @ Odd Fellows
May 21 @ 6:00 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

May
22
Wed
2019
East Liverpool, OH: Making Strides MS Support Group @ Peter Metrovich Community Center
May 22 @ 5:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday each month No Meetings in January & February

Contact the organizer for more information

 

May
28
Tue
2019
North Canton, OH: North Canton & Southern Summit MS Support Group @ ACME Fresh Market
May 28 @ 7:00 pm

Meets 4th Tuesday each month in the face space room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Jun
10
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jun
11
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jun
13
Thu
2019
Chagrin Falls, OH: Chagrin Valley MS Support Group @ Various Locations
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Call Tim: 740-963-0146 or Jennifer: 216-346-8488 to attend.

Jun
16
Sun
2019
Westerville, OH: Columbus MS Support Group @ Meeting Location & Time Changes Each Month
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm

Meeting location & time changes each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Warren, OH: Warren Crusaders MS Support Group @ Odd Fellows
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday each month

Contact the organizer for more information