Kingston Health Sciences & The Ottawa Hospital

Join us every Friday from 12:00-1:00pm. Head to Sessions>Calendar to add session dates. Sessions presented jointly by Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and The Ottawa Hospital (TOH). View past session recordings below.

KHSC Hub Lead: Dr. Lysa Boisse Lomax joined by the KHSC Interprofessional Epilepsy Team.

TOH Hub Leads: Dr. Tad Fantaneanu & Dr. Arezoo Rezazadeh joined by the TOH Interprofessional Epilepsy Team.

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KHSC Hub Team

Lysa Boisse Lomax, Epileptologist | Team Lead

Garima Shukla, Epileptologist

Gavin Winston, Epileptologist

Ada Mullett, Neuropsychologist

Sandy Weatherby, Nurse

Michelle Methot, Pharmacist

Jeff Lalonde, Dietitian

Christina Lord, Epilepsy Navigator

Colin Slack, Epilepsy Navigator

TOH Hub Team

Tad Fantaneanu, Epileptologist | Team Lead

Arezoo Rezazadeh, Epileptologist | Team Lead

Katherine Bateman & Amanda Droeske, Pharmacist

Nikki Porter & Jamie Everitt, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Christina Glaus, Neurology Social Worker

Sabrina Chang & Shani Spooner, Registered Nurse

Schedule

  • January 14, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 1 - Genetics: Overview

  • January 21, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 2 - First seizure and diagnosis, including when to order an MRI and EEG report interpretation

  • February 4, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 4 - Prescribing AEDs and Managing Side Effects

  • February 18, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 5 - Allyship in Everyday Life: Implications for Clinical Practice

  • February 25, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 6 - Epilepsy and the elderly, when to wean off AED

  • March 4, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 7 - Pregnancy & Teratogenicity

  • March 11, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 8 - Acute rescue management & pathway for chronic treatment of epilepsies, seizure safety, include MTO guideline with safety

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

  • April 1, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 9 - Emerging topics in Epilepsy

  • April 8, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 10 - When to refer to an Epilepsy Center?

  • April 22, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 11 - Non-pharma treatment, include Ketogenic diet, VNS

  • April 29, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 12 - SUDEP

  • May 6, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 13 - Concurrent Disorders & Independent Living

  • May 20, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 14 - PNES, seizure mimics

  • May 27, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 15 - When to refer to an Epilepsy Center?

  • June 3, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 3 - Generalized vs Focal Seizures