NEW! Genetics and Epilepsy

Join us every Wednesday from 12:00-1:00pm. Head to Sessions>Calendar to add session dates.

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About the Ontario Epilepsy Genetic Testing Program 

About the Curriculum

Hub Team

Lyssa Boisse Lomax, Adult Epileptologist, Kingston Health Sciences

Kevin Jones, Paediatric Epileptologist, McMaster Children’s

Tugce Balci, Medical Geneticist, LHSC

Stacy Hewson, Genetic Counsellor, SickKids

Schedule

  • February 3, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Genetics Session 2 - Clinical Criteria for Epilepsy Genetic Testing

  • February 10, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Genetics Session 3 - I want to order genetic testing…now what?

  • February 17, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Genetics Session 4 - I have received the results of genetic testing…now what?

  • February 24, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Genetics Session 5 - Epilepsy Gene Panel Selection Part I

  • March 3, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Genetics Session 6 - Epilepsy Gene Panel Selection Part II

Note: To attend the first session of the Genetics and Epilepsy Curriculum, participants must attend the “Genetics 101: A Primer for Epilepsy Genetics” offered in our Children and Youth Epilepsy Curriculum and Adult Epilepsy Curriculum