Speaking Schedule

October 2015
 

10/16/15 Chicago, IL  National MS Society Annual Support Group Leaders Meeting. Strengthening Resilience in Life with MS

10/24/15  Auburn-Lewiston ME, National MS Society Annual Meeting. Adaptation to Life with MS.

10/20/15, Grand Rapids, MI  Give Rounds at St. Mary Neuroscience.  Topic TBD. Sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals

 

September 2015

9/25/15-9/27/15: Seattle, WA.

 

August 2015

 

8/11/15 Can Do MS Webinar, “Taking Charge of your MS Transitions” with Mandy Rohrig D.Pt.

8/14/15-8/16-15  Columbus, OH Can Do MS Jumpstart Program, Improving Communication,  Coping, and Adaptation to MS

8/20/15  Wellesley, MA. “Caregivers and MS Patients: Care for All” Foundation for Neurologic Diseases

 

June 2015

 

6/9/15-6/13/15  Denver: Can Do Multiple Sclerosis:  Intimacy in MS, Goal Setting

 

May 2015

5/16/15, Toronto: American Psychiatric Association Annual Conference, Multiple Sclerosis and Mental Health: An Interdisciplinary Care Model, with Laura Safar, MD, Sarah Minden, MD, Lindsay Barker, Ph.D., and Audrey Cecil, LICSW

5/28/15, Indianapolis: Consortium of MS Centers Annual Meeting, “3 Approaches to Psychotherapy in MS” with Fredrick Foley, Ph.D. and Megan Oser, Ph.D.

 

April, 2015

4/10/11, Baltimore: CMSC Framework of Care Meeting: Mental Health and Cognition in MS

4/11/14, Chicago: Can Do MS Jumpstart.  Improving Communication.

4/30/15, Pasadena: MS Dialogs.  (Location TBA)

 

March,  2015

3/2/15, Burlington, MA: MS Cure Fund. Talking about Risks and Benefits, with James Stankiewicz, MD

3/5/15, Chestnut Hill, MA:  The Foundation for Neurologic Diseases, Adaptation to Life with MS, with Riley Bove, MD

 

January,  2015

1/13/15, Online: Can Do MS Webinar, Get Motivated to Get Organized with Juliann Hanson-Zlatev, OTR.  https://cc.readytalk.com/cc/playback/Playback.do?id=22nonu

1/15/15, Peabody, MA: Peabody Parkinson’s Support Group: Strengthening Resilience in PD

 

November 2014

11/1/14, Bethlehem, PA: St. Lukes Medical Center, Parkinson’s Disease Patient Annual Meeting: Strengthening Family Resilience in Parkinson’s.

 

October 2014

10/14/14, Webinar, Can Do MS: Navigating the Healthcare Maze. With Lynn Stazzone RN NP https://cc.readytalk.com/cc/playback/Playback.do?id=b3pym1

10/20/14: Boston, MA: National MS Society National Fellows Training Program: Addressing Cognitive and Affective Issues in Advanced MS.

10/25/14: Concord, NH. National MS Society, Greater New England Chapter, Annual Meeting: Positive Adaptation to Life with MS.

10/27/14: Hartford, CT. The Mandell Center for Multiple Sclerosis. Managing Symptoms in MS.

 

September 2014:

9/12/14, Boston, MA: World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ECTRIMS). Parent’s Experience of Pediatric MS.

9/18/14,  Cambridge, MA: Bresnan Neurology Course, Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.  Parenting a Child with MS.

 

August 2014

8/16-8/17-14, Hartford, CT: National MS Society, Connecticut Chapter, Strengthening the Partnership: Couples Living with MS. Presented a two day program.

 

July 2014

7/19/14, Springfield, MA: Can Do MS Jumpstart Program, The MS Growth Path

 

June 2014

5/5/14, Cambridge, MA: MS Cure Fund: “Strengthening the Partnership: Couples’ Relationships in MS”

 

April 2014

4/12/14,  Melville, NY: Can Do Jumpstart in Motion:  “Expanding Your Horizons”

4/22/14, Milford, MA: Milford Hospital Parkinson’s Disease Support Group: Strengthening Resilience in PD

 

March, 2014

3/20-3/22/14  Denver, CO:  Can Do Wellness Program

 

January, 2014

1/12/14 Newton, MA: APDA Young Onset Parkinson’s Meeting. Strengthening Resilience in PD

 
December , 2013
12/5/13 Allentown, PA:  Lehigh Valley Health System, Neurology Rounds, Addressing Mood and Cognition in MS
12/7/13 Bethlehem, PA:  St. Lukes Medical Center Multiple Sclerosis Center: Strengthening Family Resilience
12/19/13 East Orange, NJ:  NJ VA Hospital Neurology Rounds: Cognitive and Affective Issues in MS
November, 2013
11/11/13 Teleconference, Veterans Administration, Strengthening Resilience in MS
11/13/13 West Boylston, MA: 3rd Annual Focus on Dementia and Alzheimer’s” Symposium. Resilience in Chronic Illness
11/23/13 Orlando, FL: Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Parenting with MS
October, 2013
10/5/13 St. Charles, MO: Can Do MS Jumpstart program,  GPS for your MS
10/12/13 Allentown PA: National MS Society, Strengthening Resilience in Progressive MS
10/19/13 Baltimore, MD: Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Parenting with MS
10/21/13 Boston, MA: National MS Society, National Fellows Meeting, Mood and Cognition in MS
September, 2013
9/7/2013 Boston, MA: National Multiple Sclerosis Society The Nuts & Bolts of MS in 2013: A Mini-Fellowship For Residents. Neuropsychiatric Aspects of MS
9/21/13 Braintree, MA: Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Parenting with MS
June, 2013
 
6/12/13 Boston, MA: Boston Medical Center Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease Support Group: Quality of Life in PD
 
6/15/2013, Denver COBridging the Communication Gap between Parents with MS and their Children”. Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
 
May, 2013
 
5/7/2013-5/11/2013, Denver CO MS CanDo, Four Days that Transform Lives
 
5/15/2013 Meridith, NH Improving Quality of Life in MS
 
5/18/2013 Addison, IL  “Bridging the Communication Gap between Parents with MS and their Children”. Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
 
5/30/2013 Orlando, FL Interdisciplinary Teamwork to Manage the Complex Patient” Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers
April, 2013
 
4/1/2013, Newton, MA Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, “Psychosocial Intervention with Families Living with ChronicMedical Illness, with a Focus on Multiple Sclerosis”
 
4/27/2013 Duluth, GA  “Bridging the Communication Gap between Parents with MS and their Children”. Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
 
March 2013
 
3/7/2013, Peabody, MA Peabody Parkinson’s Support Group “Enhancing Quality of Life in PD”
 
3/22/2013, Burlington, MA Lahey Clinic MS Symposium, Topic TBD
 
February 2013
 
2/6/2013 Framingham MA Invited speaker, Schwartz Rounds, Framingham Union Hospital
 
January 2013
 
1/13/2013, Newton, MA APDA Young Onset Support Group, “Improving Quality of Life in Parkinson’s Disease”
 
December 2012
 
12/5/2012, Burlington, MA Foundation for Neurologic Diseases, “Improving Quality of Life in MS”
 
12/12/2012, Dedham, MA Foundation for Neurologic Diseases, “Improving Quality of Life in MS”
 
12/18/2012, Concord NH “Improving Quality of Life in MS”
 
November 2012
 
11/28/2012 Waltham, MA Foundation for Neurologic Diseases, “Improving Quality of Life in MS”
 
October 2012
 
10/20/2012 Cheyenne, WY Keynote Speaker, NMSS Wyoming Chapter Annual Meeting
 
September 2012
 
9/15/2012 Nashua, NH MS CanDo Jumpstart Program
9/16/2012 Rutland, VT MS CanDo Jumpstart Program
 
9/21/2012 Norwood, MA PD Support Group, “Strengthening Resilience”
 
August 2012
 
8/8/2013 Worcester, MA, Parkinson’s Support Group. “Strengthening our Resilience in PD”
 
8/8/2013 Newton, MA, Parkinson’s Support Group, “Strengthening Resilience”
 
July 2012
 
7/14/2012 Stanford, CA American Parkinson's Disease Association, “Caring for the Givers”
 
June 2012
 
6/2/2012 San Diego, CA The Consortium of MS Centers Annual Meeting. “Mood and Cognitive Disorders in MS”
 
6/12/2012 Hadley, MA “Cognition in MS”
 
6/16/2012 Portsmouth, NH National MS Society, “Men with MS”

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