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Hub Lead: Dr Esther Bui joined by the UHN Interprofessional Epilepsy Team.

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Hub Team

Esther Bui, Epileptologist

David Gold, Neuropsychologist

Safiya Ladak, Pharmacist

Paula Teixeira Marques, Epilepsy Fellow

Carol LaFleur, Social Worker

Rosie Smith, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Schedule

  • January 7, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 4: Driving

  • January 21, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 5: Safety (i.e. personal workplace, community)

  • February 4, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 6: Cannabidiol and Cannabinoids

  • February 18, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 7: Hot topics in Epilepsy

  • March 3, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 8: Basic Electroencephalography (EEG) Concepts

  • March 31, 2020
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    UHN Session 9: Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures (PNES)

  • April 7, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 10: Pregnancy and Teratogenicity

  • April 21, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 11: Considerations for long-term AED use and special populations (elderly, non-verbal patients, etc)

  • May 5, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 12: Common mental health concurrent disorders and the importance of psychosocial support

  • May 19, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 13: SUDEP – discussing with the patient, how to manage risk factors

  • May 26, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 14: Selecting Candidates for Epilepsy Surgery

  • June 9, 2020
    1:00 pm 2:00 pm
    UHN Session 15: Acute and rescue management practices and pathway for chronic treatment of epilepsy