Sessions occur twice a month on Monday’s from 12:30-1:30p.m.

Didactic slides and recordings

Hub TeamĀ 

Hub Team Member Role
Dr. Sharon Whiting Epileptologist
Nadine Morison Levy Epilepsy Fellow
Sue Vanvolkingburgh Epilepsy Nurse
Janelle Comtosis Social Worker
Nikki Porter Community Epilepsy Agency Representative
Carol Ranso Social Worker
Sarah Healy Research Coordinator


Date and Topics

# Date Time Topic
1 September 16th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure Introduction: General definitions, Classification of seizures, epileptic seizures classification
2 September 30th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: focal and generalized non-motor seizures
3 October 28th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized motor seizures
4 November 11th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: Infantile spasms, epileptic spasms
5 November 25th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Testing: Epilepsy diagnosis and ancillary testing: EEG and Neuroimaging
6 December 16th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure mimics /Differential diagnosis
7 January 13th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Seizure safety
8 January 27th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Starting the first AED trial
9 February 10th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM AED side effects
10 February 24th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Common co-morbidities
11 March 9th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM School supports
12 April 6th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
13 April 20th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
14 May 4th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Transition to Adult care
15 TBD