Epilepsy Education Conference

LIFE TRANSITIONS

Learn about new research; emerging technologies & treatment options; and medicine & therapies to manage seizures. Explore epilepsy through life transitions. For adults, teens, and seniors with epilepsy; parents of children with epilepsy; caregivers; family members; medical professionals; teachers; school personnel and the community.

Even if you are unable to attend, you can donate to our Education Conference.

 

Date

July 25, 2020

9:00am – 2:30pm

Earl Bird (until 6/30)
$30 Individual Registration
(Personalized Zoom Link to use on ONE Device – Links cannot be shared)

Location

ONLINE WEBINAR

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:

 

Agenda

 

Keynote Speaker:
Jerry Shih, Ph.D.
Neurologist
UCSD Neurosciences

Legal Issues with Epilepsy
James S. Grisolia, M.D.
Neurologist
Scripps Mercy Hospital

Lauren Giardina, JD
Staff Attorney
Disability Rights California

Medication Updates:
Kim Tallian, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, FCCP, FCSDHP
Clinical Pharmacy Manager, Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, UCSD, UCSF

Adult Care for Epilepsy:
Abraham Chung, M.D., Ph.D.
Adult Epileptologist
Scripps Clinic Div. of Neurology

Emotion, Memory, and Thinking
Marc Norman, Ph.D.
Neuropsychiatrist
UCSD Medical Center

Pediatric Care for Epilepsy:
Mark Nespeca, M.D.
Pediatric Neurologist
Rady Children’s Hospital

Jeffrey Gold, M.D., Ph.D.
Pediatric Neurologist
Rady Children’s Hospital

Youth Panel: Transition to Independence
Speakers TBA