Hamilton Health Sciences & London Health Sciences

Join us every Wednesday from 12:00-1:00pm. Head to Sessions>Calendar to add session dates. Sessions presented jointly by Hamilton Health Sciences Centre (HHSC) and London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC). View past session recordings via link below.

HHSC Hub Lead: Dr. Michelle Shapiro joined by the HHS Interprofessional Epilepsy Team

LHSC Hub Leads: Dr. Jorge Burneo and Dr. Ayman Hassan joined by the LHSC Interprofessional Epilepsy Team

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HHSC Hub Team

Michelle Shapiro, Epileptologist

Joseph Perumpillichira, Epileptologist

Ashley Fournier & Karen Curry, Nurse Practitioner

Cynthia Rinella, Social Worker

Linda Gould, Coordinator

Michelle Bryant, Pharmacist

LHSC Hub Team

Jorge Burneo, Epileptologist

Ayman Hassan, Epileptologist

Krista Doyle, Nurse Practitioner

Bill Dixon, Social Worker

Nicola Cherniak, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Schedule

  • March 23, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 1 - Genetics: An Overview

  • March 30, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 2 - First Seizure and Diagnosis

  • April 6, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 3 - Generalized v. Focal Seizures

  • April 13, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 4 - Prescribing AEDs and Managing Side Effects

  • April 20, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 5 - Acute Rescue Management & Chronic Treatment

  • April 27, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 6 - Driving and MTO Guidelines

  • May 4, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 7 - Epilepsy and the elderly, when to wean off AED

  • May 11, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 8 - Cannabidiol and Cannabinoids

  • May 18, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 9 - When do I Refer to an Epilepsy Centre?

  • May 25, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 10 - PNES and Seizure Mimics

  • June 1, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 11 - Emerging Topics in Epilepsy

  • June 8, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 12 - Pregnancy & Teratogenicity

  • June 15, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 13 - Non-pharma treatment, include Ketogenic diet, VNS

  • June 22, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 14 - SUDEP

  • June 29, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Hamilton Health/LHSC Session 15 - Common Mental Health Comorbidities in Epilepsy