September 2017, EDT
The next Chicago area TM/NMO/ADEM Support Group meeting will be: 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 Eastgate Branch of the Algonquin Public Library 115 Eastgate St Algonquin, IL 60102 Dr. Erin McGonigle, a Physiatrist with Northwest Neurology, will be the speaker. Patients and their families/friends/caregivers are welcome. Dr. McGonigle will discuss the importance of exercise for those with spinal cord injuries including physical therapy, fitness centers and home exercise programs. Dr. McGonigle is a board certified physiatrist specializing in Neurorehabilitation. Her…Find out more »
December 2017, EDT
Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 2 pm Eastgate Branch of the Algonquin Public Library 115 Eastgate St, Algonquin, IL 60102 Our speaker will be Dr. George Katsamakis, a neurologist at Northwest Neurology in Lake Barrington, who has several TM patients. There will also be time for introductions and sharing. Please RSVP to Nancy Dove, email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org; phone or text: (312) 316-5262. If you have already RSVP'ed, you do not need to do so again. Patients and their families, friends…Find out more »
February 2018, EDT
Friends, family, and caregivers are invited to join us for this meeting of the Northwest Suburban TMA Support Group. Ellen Tenca, a nurse and MS patient who works at the Neurobalance Center in Barrington, IL, is the featured speaker. The Neurobalance Center offers programs for patients with mobility, balance, strength, gait, coordination, and speech issues. Ellen recently retired from her nursing career, which included work in the intensive care unit and with high risk patients at Loyola and Lutheran General…Find out more »
July 2018, EDT
Join us on Saturday, July 7 at 2 p.m. C.T. at the Eastgate Branch of the Algonquin Public Library for our next support group meeting. In addition to introductions and sharing, we will review the recent TMA "Ask the Expert" podcast featuring Dr. Michael Levy and Dr. Carlos Pardo. Special thanks to Mary Crist for making the arrangements! Light refreshments will be provided so please RSVP Nancy Dove at email@example.com.Find out more »
December 2018, EDT
Please join us for the next meeting of our NW Chicago Support Group on Sunday, December 9th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. CT.
The meeting will feature introductions and sharing, reports on the 2018 IL Walk-Run-N-Roll, a report on the 2018 TMA Rare Neuroimmune Disorders Symposium, and presentation and discussion of a Symposium video or recent 'Ask the Expert' podcast.
Light refreshments will be provided so please RSVP Nancy Dove at firstname.lastname@example.org.Find out more »
June 2019, EDT
Dr. Karin Boode will discuss nutrition and weight loss for those with rare neuroimmune disorders at the next meeting of our Northwest Chicago Support Group.
The meeting takes place from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT on Sunday, June 23rd at the Eastgate Branch of the Algonquin Public Library.Find out more »