Project ECHO Ontario: Epilepsy Across the Lifespan, Children and Youth

Host Hub: Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)

Hub Lead: Dr. Sharon Whiting joined by the CEHO Interprofessional Epilepsy Team

Session  Date Time Topic
1 September 16th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure Introduction: General definitions, Classification of seizures, epileptic seizures classification
2 September 30th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: focal and generalized non-motor seizures
3 October 28th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized motor seizures
4 November 11th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure semiology: Infantile spasms, epileptic spasms
5 November 25th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Testing: Epilepsy diagnosis and ancillary testing: EEG and Neuroimaging
6 December 16th, 2019 12:30-1:30PM Seizure mimics /Differential diagnosis
7 January 13th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Seizure safety
8 January 27th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Starting the first AED trial
9 February 10th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM AED side effects
10 February  24th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Common co-morbidities
11 March 9th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM School supports
12 March 23rd, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Seizure emergency and status epilepticus (SE)
13 April 6th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
14 April 20th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
15 May 4th, 2020 12:30-1:30PM Transition to Adult care

*Please note that dates, times and topics are subject to change