Sessions occur twice a month on Monday’s from 12:00-1:00p.m.

Didactic slides and recordings.

Hub Team

Hub Team Member Role
Dr. Carter Snead Epileptologist
Dr. Elizabeth Donner Epileptologist
Laura Bradbury Nurse practitioner
Ivanna Yau Nurse Practitioner
Heather Oliveri Social Worker
Janice Mulligan Social Worker
Dr. Tony Pignatiello Psychiatrist
Charisse DeCastro Pharmacist
Elizabeth Kerr Neuropsychologist
Christina Muratore Epilepsy Community Partner

Dates and Topics

# Date Time Topic
1 September 9th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure Introduction:General definitions, Classification of seizures, epileptic seizures classification
2 September 23rd, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized non-motor seizures
3 October 7th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Focal and generalized motor seizures
4 October 21st, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure semiology: Infantile spasms, epileptic spasms
5 November 4th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Testing: Epilepsy diagnosis and ancillary testing: EEG and Neuroimaging
6 November 18th, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure mimics/Differential diagnosis
7 December 2nd, 2019 12:00-1:00PM Seizure safety
8 January 6th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM AED side effects
9 January 20th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Starting the first AED trial
10 February 3rd, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Common co-morbidities
11 March 2nd, 2020 12:00-1:00 PM School Supports
12 March 16th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Seizure emergency and status epilepticus (SE)
13 March 30th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Diagnosing drug resistant epilepsy
14 April 27th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Cannabidiol, cannabinoids and alternatives
15 May 11th, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Transition to Adult care