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As a service and courtesy, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society listed below are educational opportunities from the NYC - Southern NY Centers for Comprehensive MS Care. Please be advised that these are not chapter-initiated programs and the chapter has not played a role in developing the content or selecting the speakers.   

To register use the phone numbers listed below. Note: By calling the centers to register you are provinding your name and other information and may receive information from them or their commercial partners.
 

November 3, 2014
Ask the Expert: Importance of Research

11a.m. - 1p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
A team of MS professionals will focus on the importance of research for learning about and living with MS.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515
Sponsorship: Refreshments provided by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals makers of Acthar.

November 5, 2014
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

6-7p.m.
Columbia University Medical Center – Midtown Offices
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
A monthly support group for patients with MS and their loved ones. Our mission is to discuss the challenges of living with MS and create an environment that is both nurturing and educational
Registration: Email Sharonna Bloom at: sb2893@cumc.columbia.edu

November 5, 12, 19, 2014
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) in Multiple Sclerosis

11a.m.-12p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
MBSR techniques are used to help with relaxation and stress reduction for individuals with MS.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 5, 12, 19, 26, 2014
Men’s Support Group

12:30- 1:30p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
For men with MS who want to discuss issues that usually don’t get talked about!
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 7, 14, 21, 2014
M.O.MS Support Group

11a.m.-12p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
M.O.MS is a support group for mothers with MS.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 7, 14, 21, 2014
Zumba Fridays

12-1p.m.
ASPIRE Center for Health and Wellness
248 West 35th Street
Ground Floor
New York, NY 10001
Exciting free adaptive Zumba program. Individuals can participate seated or standing and rehabilitation aids are available for support
Registration:  Call 212-453-0036

November 7, 14, 21, 2014
Game Day

12 - 3p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
1st Floor Conference Room G-10
New York, NY 10016
An afternoon of fun and laughs through social interaction.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 9, 2014
I Will- Day of Health and Wellness

2p.m. - 6p.m.
Integral Yoga Institute
227 West 13th Street
New York, NY 10011
Luxurious afternoon of cosmetic, massage, and relaxation activities.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515
Sponsorship: Sponsored by Teva Pharmaceuticals makers of Copaxone.

November 10, 24, 2014
Art Therapy  
             
11a.m. - 1p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
1st floor Conference Room G-11
New York, NY 10016
Expressing yourself through art can aid healing.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 11, 25, 2014
Fatigue Management

11a.m. – 12 p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th St
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
Strategies to help reduce or manage fatigue.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 11, 25, 2014
Fall Prevention

12 - 1p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10016
Ways to make your home and work environment safer as well as strategies to prevent slips and falls.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 12, 2014
MOMA   
             
1:40 – 3:30 p.m.
Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53rd St
New York, NY 10019
An afternoon of culture and company with a guided highlights tour.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 13, 2014
New Patient Lunch

11:45 a.m. – 2 p.m.
NYU Ambulatory Care Center: MS Comprehensive Care Center
240 East 38th Street
18th floor Conference Room
Learn about the center and meet its members over a friendly lunch.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515

November 19, 2014
Living with MS

5:30 – 7p.m.
Linda Morgante Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center
Department of Neurology
883 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY   11220
Facilitators:  Theresa LaRocca, RN, MSCN, Teresa Vuoso, LCSW
Guest Speaker: Andrea Arzt, LCSW, Associate Vice President, Clinical Programs and Direct Services at the New York City-Southern New York Chapter of the National MS Society will update us on programs, events and news from the Chapter as well as answer any questions or listen to suggestions.
Light meal and refreshments will be served.         
Registration: Call Teresa Vuoso (718) 283-5848 or email tvuoso@maimonides.org

November 20, 2014
Support Group Meeting

5:30 - 7p.m.
Lutheran Health Care Multiple Sclerosis Center
5613 Second Ave
Activity Room – 1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11220
A support group for you and your partners in care to join in this month’s discussion: “How Gratitude Can Make a Difference:  A Season of “Thanksgiving”
Light refreshments will be served.
Registration: 718-630-7316; Hotline for meeting updates: 718-630-6799

November 26, 2014
Meet Me at the MET

12:30 - 3p.m.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Avenue (wheelchair entrance at 81st Street)
New York, NY 10028
An afternoon of culture and company with a guided highlights tour.
Registration: Call April Jacob at (646)-501-7515
 

 

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