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 December 12th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure safety
8 January 9th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Starting the first AED trial
9 January 23rd, 2020 12:00-1:00PM AED side effects
10 February 6th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Common co-morbidities
11 February 20th, 2020 12:00-1:00 PM School Supports
12 March 5th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Seizure emergency and status epilepticus (SE)
13 March 19th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
14 April 2nd, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
15 April 16th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Transition to Adult care