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Free Monthly Educational Conference Calls

You are invited to participate in monthly conference calls addressing a variety of MS topics using a toll-free number. For more information or to be added to the email list. Email Dr. Tarver or call 206.764.2433. Download the updated 2016 Conference Call Flyer with dates and topics.

Calls for People with MS, their Families and Caregivers (see Caregiver only calls below)
When: 2nd Monday of every month
Time:  5-6pm PT------6-7pm MT------7-8pm CT------8-9pm ET
Call:    1.800.767.1750, wait to hear the welcome message then punch the code 43157#

Facilitators:
Christopher Bever, MD, MBA
Marsha Tarver, PhD, MA
Angela Young, MBA

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October 12, 2015 - Columbus Day
MS in the News -- Walter Royal, MD
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November 9, 2015
Fatigue in MS -- Meena Kannan, MD
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December 14, 2015
Top 10 Tips for MS Bladder Management -- Lynda Hillman, DNP, ARNP, MSCN
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January 11, 2016
Tremor in MS -- John Rinker, MD
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February 8, 2016
Top 10 Tips for MS Medication Adherence -- Jim Hunziker, ARNP
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March 14, 2016
Progressive MS: Managing the Disease -- Patricia Coyle, MD
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April 11, 2016
Top 10 Tips for MS Bowel Management -- Wendy Miller, RN
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May 9, 2016
VA Benefits -- Michael Killen, Senior Paralyzed Veterans of America Benefits Representative
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June 13, 2016
Redefining Independence Through Occupational Therapy -- Jackie Hall, MS, OTR/L
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July 11, 2016
Cognitive Rehabiliation -- Marcy Adler, PhD
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August 8, 2016
Aging and MS -- Meredith Frederick, MD
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September 12, 2016
Nutrition and Diet -- Heidi Maloni, PhD, ARNP
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Calls for Caregivers of Veterans with MS (visit the webpage) Flyer

When: 4th Monday of every month (except May and December) (different topics each month)
Time:  11-12N PT------12-1pm MT-------1-2pm CT-------2-3pm ET
Call:    1.800.767.1750, wait to hear the welcome message then punch the code 43157#

Facilitators:
Maggie Kazmierski, MSW, LCSW-C, MSCS
Alicia Sloan, MSW, LICSW, MPH
Jan Spencer, MSW, LCSW