Hamilton Health Sciences & London Health Sciences

Join us every Wednesday from 12:00-1:00pm.  Sessions presented jointly by Hamilton Health Sciences Centre (HHSC) and London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC). Session recordings/ files available via list 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

Register for the Zoom sessions via the form below.

Jorge Burneo, Epileptologist | Team Lead

Ayman Hassan, Epileptologist

Krista Doyle, Nurse Practitioner

Susan Hayman Abello, Neuropsychologist

Brent Hayman Abello, Neuropsychologist

Marissa Taggart, Social Worker

Nicola Cherniak, Community Epilepsy Navigator

Sarah Fields, Community Epilepsy Navigator

Michelle Shapiro, Epileptologist | Team Lead

Ashley Fournier, Nurse Practitioner

Shollet Burke, , Social Worker

Jennifer Fogarty, Neuropsychologist

Michelle Bryant, Pharmacist

Schedule

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

  • March 24, 2022
    9:30 am 1:30 pm
    Epilepsy in Adults Learning Days

  • 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