Sessions occur twice a month on Thursday’s from 12:00-1:00p.m.

Didactic slides and recordings.

Hub Team 

Hub Team Member Role
Dr. Andrea Andrade Epileptologist
Dr. Maryam Nouri Epileptologist
Michelle Gratton Nurse Case Manager
Margo DeVries-Rizzo Nurse Practitioner
Jayme Arts Epilepsy Agency Representative

Dates and Topics 

# Date Time Topic
1 September 12th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure Introduction:General definitions, Classification of seizures, epileptic seizures classification
2 September 26th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized non-motor seizures
3 October 10th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized motor seizures
4 October 24th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Infantile spasms, epileptic spasms
5 November 7th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Testing: Epilepsy diagnosis and ancillary testing: EEG and Neuroimaging
6 November 21th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure mimics/Differential diagnosis
7 January 9th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Seizure safety
8 February 6th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM AED side effects
9  February 27th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Starting the first AED trial
10 March 5th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Common co-morbidities
11 April 16th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
12 May 7th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
13 May 21st , 2020 12:00-1:00PM Transition to Adult care
14 TBD
15 TBD