Educational programs are also offered by pharmaceutical companies and other entities. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society does not have input into the content of these programs.
Novartis MS Education Link
Date: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Emmanuel Conference Center
1401 Washington Stree West, Charleston, WV
Hear Jenifer Patterson, NP, ARNP, share information about multiple sclerosis, learn about a prescription treatment option and connect with people in your community living with MS.
Tell or bring a friend! Accessible to people with disabilities. Light meal served. Parking will be validated.
Please RSVP. Space is limited! Call 866.682.7491.
Sponsored by: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
RRMS: The Big Picture
Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Boar's Head Inn
200 Ednam Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Featured speaker is Patricia Shipley, MD. Learn about MS, treatment options and support services that are within your reach. Share real-life experiences, resources and advice with other people affected by MS.
Dinner will be served.
Register now by calling 800.887.8100
Sponsored by: Teva Neuroscience, Inc.
Virginia Family Caregiver Solution Center
Date: This is an ongoing online resource available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Virginia Family Caregiver Solution Center is a new web-based solution center that offers family members caring for a loved one in Virginia an integrated approach to finding support and helping to maintain their emotional and physical health. This virtual information hub enables individuals to access valuable resources in one place, at their convenience. Information available includes:
- Educational articles and tip sheets
- An easy-to-use search tool to find local support services across Virginia
- Presentations and webinars from topic experts
- Topical links to other helpful resources
- A robust Caregiver Forum offering a place where caregivers can ask questions, give answers, exchange messages and get support from other family caregivers (provided and powered by AgingCare.com)
To access the Solution Center, visit www.virginiafamilycaregiver.org or call 804.525.7728.
Sponsored by: VirginiaNavigator, the Virginia Caregiver Coalition and the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
The National MS Society does not endorse or recommend specific products, services or manufacturers. The Society assumes no liability whatsoever for the use or contents of any any product or service associated with this program.