Day for Hispanic Families Living with MS

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November 20, 2011


Columbia University, Casa Italiana Teatro




Event description: Merijoel, Duran-Univision 41 anchor and program emcee, will give the welcome address, followed by a keynote presentation in Spanish titled "What you need to know about pain in MS" by Dr. Balmaceda of the Columbia University Neurological Institute. A peer panel will follow, where people with MS and family members will discuss how a family adapts to life with MS. There will be a lunch buffet featuring Latin food, a cultural performance, and children's activities including face painting, crafts, and MS trivia games.

Address: 1161 Amsterdam Avenue
Manhattan, NY 10027
Phone: 212-463-7787