MS: The Multicultural Connection | June 9

The Jubilee Christian Church, located at 1500 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan will  be hosting an event called: "MS: The Multicultural Connection. Connect to Research, Connect to Others, Connect to Stay Well!" Explore how MS affects YOU through presentations and round table discussions. Meet others from your community and empower yourself to live well with MS every day. Free! Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

The event will be held on Saturday, June 9, from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. Pre-registration is required. To register, contact Amber Stalker at amber.stalker@nmss.org or at 800.344.4867.

 

Co-hosted by the Multicultural Council of the National MS Society, Greater New England Chapter for Africans, African-Americans, and those of Caribbean descent living with MS.

 

Program Agenda:

9:30 am     Arrival and Registration Check-in

10:00 –Noon        Clinical Trails & MS Research — What does it mean for me?

Noon –1:00 Lunch

1:00 –2:30  Roundtable discussion groups: 

Beat the Heat, Keeping the Mind Active, Sex and Intimacy

2:30 – 3:00 Closing