To register for any teleconference or receive additional information about a specific speaker or topic, please call 1-800-344-4867.
November 12, 2013
Topic: Maintaining Relationships
Speaker: Dan & Jennifer Digmann, MS Advocates
MS poses many challenges to all people impacted by a formal diagnosis; everyone from the person diagnosed with the disease to the loved ones who provide their selfless care and support. Patience, empathy and understanding are among the keys to joint success in managing life with MS. Discover how to empower yourself and your loved ones to boldly move forward together, despite MS.
February 11, 2014
Topic: Top 10 List in MS
This teleconference will highlight the top happenings in the field of MS, looking at diagnosis, current treatment options, rehabilitation therapy and more.
May 13, 2014
Topic: Overcoming Cognitive Challenges
Speaker: Kristine Herfkens, PhD
Memory problems, difficulty concentrating and slowness processing information are all cognitive challenges associated with MS. In the teleconference participants will learn about the role of cognition in MS as well as information on cognitive rehabilitation, and tips to help manage cognitive symptoms.
August 12, 2014
Topic: Alternative Therapies
Speaker: Sibyl E. Wray, MD
Alternative therapies are difficult to define and can include anything from drugs and diet to food supplements, mental exercises and life-style changes. This teleconference will help identify and discuss alternative options.