May
28
Tue
2019
Bellevue, WA: The MS Compass to Care Forum @ Seattle Marriott Bellevue
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free and informative educational event about multiple sclerosis in Bellevue, WA!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE FORUM”
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)
Interactive Q&A to follow after the presentations!

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A SPECIAL ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION WITH GUEST PRESENTERS:
– Marwa Kaisey, MD (Cedars-Sinai –UCLA)
– Pavle Repovic, MD, PhD (MS Center Swedish Neuroscience)
– Roopa Bhat, MD, PhD (Bellevue Neurology and Neuroscience)

Learn from three top MS neurologists as they share their perspectives on 8 important topics during a candid roundtable crossfire discussion

Topics:
– Multiple Sclerosis Today vs. Years Ago
– Different Types of MS
– Understanding Options
– Talking about Recognizing and Managing MS Relapses
– What a Comprehensive Healthcare Team Is, In Relation to Multiple Sclerosis
– The Importance of Wellness for the Patient and the Care Partner
– MS Symptoms Management
– Mental Health in MS

* A 40 min. moderated discussion – Followed by a 35 min. interactive Q&A with the audience

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PLUS
Get ready for Wellness That Works! – Learn about the power of movement, strength and exercises designed for fitness at any level

Featuring Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Jeff will give an introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level and discuss the benefits of staying active with ADAPTIVE EXERCISES you can incorporate into your daily life.

* A 25 min. discussion + 10 min. of Q&A

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A SPECIAL PRESENTATION
A Journey through MS While Understanding Specialty Pharmacy, Authorizations, Step Therapy and Much More

Featuring Gary Owens, MD, Medical Management Consultant

Dr. Owens will help us to:
– Prepare to Make Shared MS Treatment Decisions
– Understand the Complex World of Insurance Approval of Your MS Treatment of Choice

* A 25 min. presentation + 30 min. of Q&A

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DATE: Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
5:27pm – Check-in
6:02pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION:
Seattle Marriott Bellevue
200 110th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

* COMPLIMENTARY Valet Parking at Hotel for Patients – Paid by MS Views and News

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
Unable to register online? Please call (786) 296-8777 to leave a message. Messages get answered within 24-72 hours. It is BEST to register online.

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
Minimum age to attend this event is 16, unless this is a child that has MS

This educational event was supported by: Sanofi Genzyme and EMD Serono

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization.

May
30
Thu
2019
Lewes, DE: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Fish On
May 30 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Daniel Becker

 

Jun
4
Tue
2019
Guaynabo, PR: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Manjares Cafe & Grill
Jun 4 @ 8:30 am

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Angel Chinea

 

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Tarentum, PA: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS @ SpringHill Suites by Marriott Pittsburgh Mills
Jun 4 @ 6:15 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Michael Tometsko

 

Minneapolis, MN: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Bricks Kitchen and Pub
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Robert Jacoby

 

Vernon Hills, IL: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Daniel Wynn

 

Rapid City, SD: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Murphy's Pub and Grill
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Bruce Hughes

 

Jun
5
Wed
2019
South Portland, ME: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Sea Dog
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Albert Marano

 

Marion, OH: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ The Warehouse
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Jacqueline Nicholas

 

Upperco, MD: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Friendly Farm Restaurant
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Daniel Becker

 

Jun
6
Thu
2019
Port St. Lucie, FL: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Port Saint Lucie Community Center
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Stuart Shafer

 

Fairborn, OH: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ TJ Chumps
Jun 6 @ 11:45 am

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Tracy Eicher

 

Galloway, NJ: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS @ Gourmet Italian Cuisine
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Steven Bromley

 

Broken Arrow, OK: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS @ Ted's Cafe Escondido
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Kendra Hajek

 

Beaverton, OR: Exploring Ocrevus for Relapsing MS & Primary Progressive MS @ Stockpot Broiler
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Elisabeth Lucassen

 

Jun
13
Thu
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Please contact the organizer to insure support group is being held

Jun
27
Thu
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Jul
2
Tue
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Jul
11
Thu
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Jul
16
Tue
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Please contact the organizer to insure support group is being held

Jul
25
Thu
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Aug
6
Tue
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Aug 6 @ 5:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Aug
8
Thu
2019
Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.