500 S. Legacy Trail
500 S. Legacy Trail
Saint Augustine, FL 32092
10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013
Health | Wellness
The MS Women’s Conference is an empowering and educational program just for women with multiple sclerosis in the North Florida area. The conference is presented by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, North Florida Chapter with underwriting support from Teva Neuroscience and the Carson Family Foundation.
The conference will be held at the Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village in St. Augustine on Saturday, July 20, 2013. The day is focused on celebrating independence, learning, and facilitating friendships. Women will hear from inspiring local MS experts, make new friendships and engage in social activities. Guest speakers will include neurologist Dr. Kalina Sanders, board member Iris Young and life coach Ali Levy. The theme this year is “High Tea”, so wear a flower dress and a big hat and enjoy the day!
Registration is $20 per person. Women can register by calling 800-344-4837 or visiting www.nationalMSsociety.org/FLN.
About the National MS Society, North Florida Chapter
The National MS Society, North Florida Chapter is a non-profit organization founded in 1973 that offers programs like these year-round to the18,000 individuals affected by MS in North Florida. Funds raised by donations and annual events such as MuckFest MS, Walk MS and Bike MS contribute to National MS Society programs and services as well as research on MS.
About Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that interrupts the flow of information between the brain and body. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving us closer to a world free of MS. MS affects 400,000 people in the U.S. and over 2.1 million worldwide Registration fee is $20.