May 7, 2003 6:45 AM
Thousands of Americans suffer from Multiple Sclerosis, a disease affecting the central nervous system. Its a life-altering diagnosis for many. Author and motivational speaker Jackie Waldman has taken her diagnosis and found a new purpose in life.
Waldman, who has appeared on CNN and Oprah, among other shows, will be speaking about her experience tonight at the Omni Hotel in New Haven.
She'll be speaking from 7:00-9:00 p.m., and those who attend can get a copy of her book. You can register between 6:00-7:00 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
Waldman's books include:
The Courage to GiveFor more information:
Teens with Courage to Give
America, Sept. 11: The Courage to Give
Teachers with Courage to Give
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