MS Views and News presents educational programs and extensive resources for people living with multiple sclerosis and their families. Pleased to be invited to share my journey and hope to inspire others to follow their passions as well. See details below:
MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Roanoke, VA!
“THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team”
This is an educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS.
(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)
Special Guest Speaker #1:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist
Will lead an interactive exercise session and demonstration.
Plus, he will discuss the impacts of incorporating physical fitness, for those living with MS.
35 mins + 10 mins Q&A
Special Guest Speaker #2:
Mark Landrio, MD
Neurologist at Neurologic Associates in Winchester, VA
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How and when to extend your healthcare team to meet all your needs
– Importance of early multiple sclerosis treatment
– A look at MS relapse management and recovery
– Understanding Shared Decision Making with your healthcare team
45 mins + 25 mins Q&A
Special Guest Speaker #3:
Paul Pelland, better known as LongHaulPaul
Inspirational talk: “Life’s Lemons and Long Shots- You don’t have to come in first to be a winner”
No matter what life throws at you, there is a way to continue forward.
Entering the World’s Toughest Motorcycle Competition on the most unreliable bike ever built is a lot like everyday life with MS. A painfully humorous and inspiring story of overcoming monumental challenges with ingenuity and sheer will power.
25 mins + 10 mins Q&A
Date: Friday, August 3rd, 2018
5:32pm – Check-in
6:13pm – Program Begins
Location: Holiday Inn – Roanoke
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, VA 24018
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
Program supported by Sanofi Genzyme
Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, Teva, MS Views and News