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    Don't Miss the Fall Education Summit -- Oct. 24 in Golden, CO

    The Rocky Mountain MS Center continues its Education Summit series this October 24 in Golden! Join us for a series of presentations and discussions with leading minds in the care and treatment of multiple sclerosis at the Rocky Mountain MS Center Fall Education Summit.
    Saturday, October 24, 2015 beginning at 9:00 a.m.
    Marriott Denver West
    1717 Denver West Blvd., Golden, CO 80401 Click here for a map.

    We start the morning with keynote presentations from Rocky Mountain MS Center physicians. After the keynotes, attendees will have their choice of additional presentations in a round of breakout sessions.

    The Education Summit is free, but space is limited. REGISTER TODAY!

    Here's a rundown of the day's schedule:

    Main presentations by RMMSC physicians will include:

    Overview of Biology of MS:
    Immune Mechanisms and Inflammation Dr. Timothy Vollmer
    Co-Director, RMMSC @ CU
    Disease Modifying Therapies (DMTs):
    New Strategies and Advances Dr. John Corboy,
    Co-Director, RMMSC @ CU

    Breakthroughs at Our MS Clinic: Clinical Trials, Patient Care, and Data from ECTRIMS Dr. Enrique Alvarez, RMMSC @ CU
    Recovery in Function and Remyelination Repair Dr. Augusto Miravalle, RMMSC @ CU

    Breakout Sessions
    Attendees can choose one Breakout Session from the list below:

    Adaptive Exercise and Yoga:
    MS Symptom Management Kristin Stockman, MS, RN, ANP-BC;
    Katy Rowe, Yoga instructor
    Palliative Care and the
    Caregiver Relationship Dr. Benzi Kluger, MD, MS
    Director, Neurology Supportive and Palliative Care Program, University of Colorado

    Untagling Sad, Tired and Confused:
    What to Treat First
    Patricia Daily, LCSW
    RMMSC Director of Counseling Services
    Research/Clinical Trials Dr. Enrique Alvarez, Brooke Valdez, Haley Steinert

    Innovative Day Programming:
    The King Adult Day Enrichment Program (KADEP) Michelle King, MS, CTRS
    Director, KADEP
    Diet and Lifestyle Issues Dr. Timothy Vollmer
    Co-Director, RMMSC @ CU
    Last edited by AMFADVENTURES; 10-14-2015, 03:35 PM.