2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit

2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit

MS Community Conference and Exposition

 

The MS Coalition invites you to join us for the 2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit: MS Community Conference and Exposition on June 2, 2018 at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee! This free educational program for people living with MS will begin with an exposition of products and services for people living with MS and will be followed by educational sessions and a number of workshops.

The 2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit will provide:

  • Evidence-based information on various MS-related topics to empower those living with MS to proactively seek improvement in their quality of life
  • Networking opportunities to connect, engage, and support other members of the MS community
  • Opportunities to learn from dedicated MS healthcare professionals and experts
  • Access to explore a wide variety of products and services designed to improve quality of life with the exposition

MS Summit Schedule

8:00 am

Registration

9:00 am – 11:30 am

Exhibit Hall Hours
(Continental breakfast is available from 9:00 am – 11:00 am)

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Luncheon Lecture with CMSC Annual Meeting Attendees

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Hours

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

First Set of Educational Sessions

2:30 pm – 2:50 pm

Break

2:50 pm – 3:50 pm

Second Set of Educational Sessions

3:50 pm

Adjournment

Educational Sessions

Brian Hutchinson, PT, MSCS

Linking Brain Health to Physical Health: The Importance of Exercise in Managing MS

Presenter: Brian Hutchinson, PT, MSCS (Dignity Health MS Achievement Center)

Fred Foley, PhD

Cognitive and Emotional Wellness in MS

Presenter: Fred Foley, PhD* (MS Comprehensive Care Center at Holy Name Hospital)

Megan Weigel, DNP, ARNP-C, MSCN

Complementary Management of MS

Presenter: Megan Weigel, DNP, ARNP-C, MSCN* (Baptist Neurology & President of the International Organization of MS Nurses)

Samuel Hunter, MD, PhD

Repairing the Damage

Presenter: Samuel Hunter, MD, PhD (Advanced Neurosciences Institute)

*Photos © The Photo Group 2016

Please note that attendees may only register for two (2) educational sessions

For directions to the Music City Center, please visit:
www.nashvillemusiccitycenter.com/directions

Parking for this event is free of charge. MS Summit attendees must park in the Music City Center parking garage.

Hotel Accommodations

Anyone interested in hotel accommodations may reference the information below. Please note that the MS Coalition is not responsible for arranging hotel reservations, nor providing funds for hotel accommodations.

Omni Hotels & Resorts
250 5th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(Adjacent to the Music City Center)
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Renaissance Nashville Hotel
611 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(3 Blocks from the Music City Center)
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The Westin Nashville
807 Clark Place
Nashville, TN 37203
(2 Blocks from the Music City Center)
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Hilton Nashville Downtown
121 Fourth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37201
(1 Block from the Music City Center)
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If you have any questions about the 2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit, please contact us by email at MSsummit@mymsaa.org or by phone at (800) 532-7667, extension 165.

Register for the free 2018 Multiple Sclerosis Summit today!


The MS Coalition is a nonprofit US organization founded in 2005. It is a collaborative network of nine independent MS organizations that work together to educate, advocate and improve the quality of services and resources for individuals living with MS. The MS Coalition core members include Accelerated Cure, Can Do MS, Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers, International Organization of MS Nurses, Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and United Spinal Association. MS Views and News serves as an affiliate member of the MS Coalition.

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