Apr
29
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Apr 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

May
1
Wed
2019
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
May 1 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

May
3
Fri
2019
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

May
4
Sat
2019
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

May
6
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 6 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

May
13
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 13 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
May 13 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

What is said at men’s group stays at men’s group.

 

May
15
Wed
2019
Derby, CT: Derby MS Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
May 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
May
18
Sat
2019
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
May 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

May
19
Sun
2019
Manchester, CT: WAMS – Wellness and MS @ North United Methodist Church
May 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Please join us on Sunday May 19th where our discussion topic will be Stress Reduction – Crafting for Mindfulness and Well being. We will provide a coloring craft for the evening.

May
20
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

May
21
Tue
2019
Fort Smith, AR: Ozark Area MS Support Group @ Faith United Methodist Church
May 21 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information

May
27
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 27 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

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

———————————————————————
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.

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Jun
3
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jun 3 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Jun
5
Wed
2019
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Jun 5 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Jun
10
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jun 10 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

What is said at men’s group stays at men’s group.

 

Jun
15
Sat
2019
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Jun
17
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jun 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Fort Smith, AR: Ozark Area MS Support Group @ Faith United Methodist Church
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information

Jun
19
Wed
2019
Derby, CT: Derby MS Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
Jun 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Jun
24
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jun 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.