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Title:
Monroeville, PA - MS Round table Discussion -Living Beyond MS educational program
Calendar:
MS Views and News
Date:
10.30.2017 6:25 pm - 8:29 pm
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RSVP Required - Please see below

Living Beyond MS - Effective Communication with Your Healthcare Team

A Multiple Sclerosis "Round Table" Discussion with expert MS Clinicians

Daniel Kantor, MD, FAAN, Neurologist from South Florida, and Carol Chieffe, RN, BSN, MSCN of Allegheny Neurological Associates have a candid discussion (with each other) of various MS topics, as showing below. Program attendees will listen as these MS clinicians give their candid perspectives.

Discussion Topics:
•Effective communication with your healthcare team
* Coming prepared to your appointment,
•Preparing your questions prior to appointment (using a document like
the “Land of MS Communication Tool”)
•Importance of bringing a care partner or family member to appointments
•Keeping Records of symptoms and issues
* How to know when it may be time to switch Neuro Team.
•Managing an interdisciplinary team- How to get your physicians to communicate
•Informing the patient(s) Shared Decision making.
* Do they feel heard? Are they acknowledged?
•Empowering patients to be active participants in their healthcare
•Hearing what you need to know about healthy lifestyle choices
and overall impacts on quality of life
Round Table timing – 45 minutes plus 40 minutes of Q&A
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PLUS Personal Trainer: Jeffrey Segal, BS, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
* Integrating healthy lifestyle choices into your daily life. Including healthy eating.
* Staying active; a look at adaptive exercises for strengthening, balance and fighting fatigue.
* The impacts of incorporating physical fitness for those living with MS.
40 mins with Q&A


Date: October 30, 2017
5:45pm - Registration
6:25pm – Program Begins
with Complimentary Dinner

Location: Holiday Inn Pittsburgh-Monroeville
2750 Mosside Boulevard - Monroeville, PA 15146

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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 (2) Guests
No children under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

This event was supported with education grants from: Sanofi Genzyme and Biogen

Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, MSVN and more...

Program provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization
MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by Multiple Sclerosis

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