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 CHEO interprofessional Epilepsy Team

Cycle 2

Mock Session August 8th

Dates and Topics:

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


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