September

Albany NY Chapter Meeting

The Albany Chapter cordially invites patients, their families, caregivers, and interested professionals to a chapter meeting.

Please join us

 

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

 

6:00-8:00 PM

 

Place:                   Holiday Inn Express—Latham (518-783-6161)

400 Old Loudon Road

Latham, NY 12110

 

Special Guests:   Joseph Zuraw, Grifols USA

                                       IVIG and You: Everything You Need to Know

Ken Singleton, GBS|CIDP Foundation Executive Director

                                       Foundation Update and Upcoming Activities

 

Ask the Experts Q&A

Meet and greet other patients and family members

with GBS, CIDP, and other variants

 

Questions? Contact D. Alexander Holiday

holidayinoz@hotmail.com  (518) 763-7080

Handicap Accessible                                                                            Free Parking

 

Get ready for the Newburgh, NY “Walk and Roll” on October 18th!

                                                                  

View Event

Dutch GBS|CIDP Annual Meeting

On Saturday, September 12th, 2015 the Dutch GBS/CIDP group, which operates under the ‘umbrella’ of Spierziekten Nederland (a society covering a great number of neuromuscular disorders) will hold its annual meeting in Veldhoven, The Netherlands. Among the speakers are prof. dr. Pieter van Doorn and dr. Bart Jacobs.

There will also be a separate session for MMN (speaker: dr. Ludo van der Pol).

To attend you must register as a member of Spierziekten Nederland and subsequently register for the meeting.

For further info please visit: http://www.spierziekten.nl/over-ons/spierziektennlcongres or email Patricia Blomkwist-Markens at gbsliaison@gmail.com.

 

View Event

Southwestern VA Chapter Meeting

The Southwestern VA Chapter cordially invites patients, their families, caregivers, and interested professionals to a chapter meeting.

Please join us

 Saturday, September 12th, 2015

2:00-4:00 PM

 

Place:            Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (Auditorium)

1906 Belleview Ave SE

Roanoke, VA 24014

(540) 981-7000

 

Speaker:       Edie Naughton, RN, Community Health Educator, Carilion Clinic

 

Topic:          Understanding Stress: Are you being squeezed from every direction?

Learn what happens to your body under short-term and long-term stress and what you can do to keep stress working for you instead of against you.

Ask the Experts Q&A

Meet and greet other patients and family members with GBS, CIDP, and other variants

 

RSVP to Rick Forney

Rick.forney@gbs-cidp.org (540) 330-4794

Handicap Accessible                                                                                               Free Parking

Ask about a “Walk and Roll” in your area!

                                                                  

View Event

Southern MD/VA/DC Chapter Meeting

The Southern MD/VA/DC Chapter cordially invites patients, their families, caregivers, and interested professionals to a chapter meeting.

Please join us

 

Thursday, September 17 2015

 

5:00-7:00 PM

 

Place:            Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

          2501 Parkers Lane

Alexandria, VA 22306

(Conference Room 1, park in the Yellow Parking Lot)

 

Speakers:     Michelle Poling, Clinical Nutritionist (Inova Mount Vernon Hospital)

Monika Stolze, Physical Therapist (Inova Mount Vernon Hospital)

 

Topic:            Improving Stamina, Strength, and Energy through Nutrition

and Physical Movement

 

Ask the Experts Q&A

Meet and greet other patients and family members with GBS, CIDP, and other variants

 

RSVP to Tonya Charleston

Tonya.charleston@gbs-cidp.org (301) 283-6507

Handicap Accessible                                                                                               Free Parking

Ask about a “Walk and Roll” in your area!

                                                                  

View Event

Myrtle Beach Walk and Roll

<a class=”btn btn-default” href=”http://walkandroll.kintera.org/myrtlebeach2015″ target=”_blank”>Register Now</a>

View Event

Denver Chapter Meeting

The Denver Chapter cordially invites patients, their families, caregivers, and interested professionals to a chapter meeting.

Please join us

 

 Thursday, September 24th, 2015

 

6:30-8:30 PM

 

Place:         Jewish Community Center

350 S. Dahlia Street

Denver, CO 80246

 

Speaker:    Medical Professional

Craig Hospital Neuro-Rehabilitation Center

 

Topic:         Innovative Therapy Options for GBS and CIDP patients

 

Ask the Experts Q&A

Upcoming Support Group Events

Meet and greet other patients and family members

affected by GBS, CIDP, and other variants

 

Questions? Contact Evi Makovsky

evi.makovsky@gbs-cidp.org (303) 898-8382

Handicap Accessible                                                                       Free Parking

 

Get ready for the Denver “Walk and Roll” in Spring 2016!

                                                                  

View Event

All Events