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

Garima Shukla, Epileptologist

Gavin Winston, Epileptologist

Michelle Keiski, Neuropsychologist

Emilia Leslie, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Sandy Weatherby, Nurse

TOH Hub Team

Tad Fantaneanu, Epileptologist

Arezoo Rezazadeh, Epileptologist

Nikki Porter & Jamie Everitt, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Katherine Bateman & Amanda Droeske, Pharmacist

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

  • January 28, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 3 - Generalized vs Focal Seizures

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

  • February 11, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 5 - Acute Rescue Management & Chronic Treatment

  • February 18, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 6 - Cultural safety/unconscious bias & epilepsy

  • February 25, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 7 - Epilepsy and the elderly, when to wean off AED

  • March 4, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 8 - Cannabidiol and Cannabinoids

  • March 11, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 9 - When do I Refer to an Epilepsy Centre?

  • April 1, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 10 - Emerging topics in Epilepsy

  • April 8, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 11 - Pregnancy & Teratogenicity

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

  • April 29, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 13 - SUDEP

  • May 6, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 14 - Concurrent Disorders & Independent Living

  • May 20, 2022
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Kingston Health/TOH Session 15 - PNES, seizure mimics