The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS NOW—to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. The Greater Carolinas Chapter serves over 14,400 individuals with MS and their families in 82 counties in North Carolina and all of South Carolina. Learn more.
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National MS Society Scholarship Program - We hear all too often that the economic consequences of MS delay or prevent qualified students from attending college. The National MS Society strongly believes that MS shouldn’t stand in the way of an education. This is why the scholarship program exists ― to help highly qualified students achieve their academic potential. The application for the 2014 program began on October 1, 2013 and ends January 15, 2014.
February 11, 2014: MS Top 10 List Teleconference 7:30pm - 8:30pm
This teleconference will highlight the top happenings in the field of MS, looking at diagnosis, current treatment options, rehabilitation therapy and more.
February 18, 2014: Making Treatment and Lifestyle Decisions: Thinking about Benefits and Risks 7:00pm
This program focuses on the factors that influence people with MS, as well as their physicians and family members, as they consider their treatment and lifestyle options. In the video portion of the program, you will hear from clinicians at the forefront of MS research and treatment discussing the issues that must be considered when looking at treatment and lifestyle decisions.
Presenters on the video include Deborah Miller, PhD, LISW, Dr. Robert Fox & Marie Namey, APRN, Mellen Center at the Cleveland Clinic.
February 20, 2014: Employment Teleconference Series Maintaining Cognitive and Emotional Health While Unemployed 7:00pm
Psychologist Lauren Strober will discuss current research that shows the importance of staying productive to maintain your health while unemployed. Along with others living with MS, she will share practical tips on how this is accomplished.
Additional Calls in the Series:
- March 6 - Federal Hiring Initiatives for People with Disabilities
- March 20 - Home-Based Employment: What You Need to Know
- April 3 - Social Security Disability Application Secrets
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