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


Host Hub: Children’s Hospital- London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC)

Hub Lead: Dr. Andrea Andrade joined by the Children’s Hospital LHSC interprofessional Epilepsy Team

# Date Time Topic
1 September 12th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure Introduction: General definitions, Classification of seizures, epileptic seizures classification
2 September 26th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure semiology: focal and generalized non-motor seizures
3 October 10th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized motor seizures
4 October 24th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure semiology: Infantile spasms, epileptic spasms
5 November 7th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Testing: Epilepsy diagnosis and ancillary testing: EEG and Neuroimaging
6 November 21st. 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure mimics /Differential diagnosis
7 December 12th, 2019 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure safety
8 January 9th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Starting the first AED trial
9 January 23rd, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM AED side effects
10 February 6th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Common co-morbidities
11 February 20th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM School supports
12 March 5th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Seizure emergency and status epilepticus (SE)
13 March 19th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
14 April 2nd, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
15 April 16th, 2020 12:00-1:ooPM Transition to Adult care

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