International Epilepsy Congress

Anup Patel, MD: Transmitting Epilepsy Information Correctly

October 23, 2019

The associate professor of clinical pediatrics and neurology at Ohio State University and section chief of pediatric neurology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital stresses the importance of broadcasting correct information to the public concerning epilepsy.

Danielle Andrade, MD, MSc: Ensuring Smooth Transitions to Adult Epilepsy Care

September 18, 2019

The professor of medicine, neurology, at the University of Toronto discussed the best ways for pediatric neurologists to ensure a smooth transition of care for patients with epilepsy who are leaving the pediatric system.

Danielle Andrade, MD, MSc: Coordinating Epilepsy Care Transition Between Physicians

September 11, 2019

The professor of medicine, neurology, at the University of Toronto discussed the need for physicians to work together while transitioning patients with epilepsy—who may have any number of comorbidities—from pediatric care to adult care.

The Impact of Noninvasive Epilepsy Interventions

August 27, 2019

The director of comprehensive epilepsy center and professor of neurology at Thomas Jefferson University spoke to the evolution of epilepsy interventions over the last decade and its effect on the level of care for patients.

Sarah Wilson, PhD: Long-Term Social Outcomes of Epilepsy Surgery

August 07, 2019

The clinical neuropsychologist and head of the School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne discussed the results of a study she and colleagues conducted in which they mapped the long-term social outcomes of patient post-epilepsy surgery.

Sarah Wilson, PhD: Managing Post-Operative Patients With Epilepsy

August 05, 2019

The clinical neuropsychologist and head of the School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne detailed how the transition from states of illness to wellness after epilepsy surgery can result not just in brain changes, but psychosocial challenges for patients.