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Can We Talk? - "Exercise and MS"

If you have been diagnosed in the last five years, call in to a toll-free number to hear from experts about various topics of interest to those recently diagnosed with MS. A live Q&A session will be held toward the end of each call. Family members are encouraged to participate.

"Exercise and MS" with Dan Parkinson, P.T., M.B.A.
Daniel Parkinson has worked at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital in Braintree, Mass., since 1996 as a Clinical Supervisor and has served as the Director of Clinical Services since 2000. Prior to working at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital, Dan worked as a physical therapist at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He earned his B.S. in Physical Therapy at Ithaca College, in Ithaca, NY, and has earned his Masters in Business Administration at The University of Massachusetts, Boston. Dan has provided clinical presentations at various conferences around the country and colleges and universities in the New England region. He is engaged in clinical program development and quality assurance. Dan has spoken at both professional and patient programs for the National MS Society, Greater New England Chapter.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, May 7

How It Works:

  • Upon registration you will receive instructions and a toll-free number to access the program.
  • Participants are mailed or emailed handouts a week before the program.
  • Presenters share for 30 to 40 minutes, with the remainder of the time dedicated to answering your questions.
  • Each call lasts one hour and can be done from any location.
  • You may register for just one call, more than one, or all of the calls!

Our programs often fill up quickly. While we fully understand you may need to cancel for various reasons, we ask that you let us know in advance if you cannot attend a program you've registered for whenever possible. This will help reduce our costs and enable people who may be on a waiting list to have the opportunity to join the program.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the chapter at 800.344.4867 or email programs@ctfightsMS.org.

Other calls in the Can We Talk? series:

Tuesday, April 9, 2013          "Ask the Doctor"
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 "Exercise and MS"
Wednesday, June 19, 2013     "Healthy Eating Tips for MS"


Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

We're sorry, the deadline for registering for this event has passed.