These sessions occur twice a month on Wednesday’s from 12:00pm -1:00p.m.

Didactic slides and recordings

Hub Team 

Hub Team Member  Role
Dr. Jorge Burneo Epileptologist
Dr. Ana Suller Marti Epilepsy Fellow
Krista Doyle Epilepsy Unit Nurse Navigator
Bill Dixon Social Worker
Jayme Arts Community Epilepsy Navigator

Topics and dates

# Date Time Topic
1 October 9th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM First Seizure and Diagnosis
2 October 23rd, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Generalized versus Focal Epilepsies
3 November 27th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Selecting appropriate medication & commonly used AEDs and their side effects
4 January 8th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Acute and rescue management practices and pathway for chronic treatment of epilepsy
5 January 22nd, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Driving
6 February 12th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Safety (i.e. personal workplace, community)
7 February 26th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Cannabidiol and Cannabinoids
8 March 11th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Hot topics in Epilepsy
9 April 8th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Basic Electroencephalography (EEG) Concepts
10 May 6th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Selecting Candidates for Epilepsy Surgery
11 May 20th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures (PNES)
12 June 3rd, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Pregnancy and Teratogenicity
13 June 17th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Considerations for long-term AED use and special populations (elderly, non-verbal patients, etc)
14 June 24th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Common mental health concurrent disorders and the importance of psychosocial support
15 July 8th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM SUDEP – discussing with the patient, how to manage risk factors