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OKLAHOMA CITY – The Isaiah Stone Foundation is sponsoring the third annual Isaiah Stone Pediatric Epilepsy Lecture Series from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on Feb. 3 at the OU Children’s Hospital. Dr. Eric Kossoff, Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will join in a panel discussion with several of the country’s leading pediatric epileptologists. The event is free to the public, and parents and caregivers of children with epilepsy are encouraged to attend.

“This is a great opportunity for parents and caregivers to learn more about how to care for their loved one and the many advances happening in the treatment of epilepsy,” said Renzi Stone, founder of the Isaiah Stone Foundation and Chairman and CEO of Saxum. The event is supported by an education grant from Eisai, Inc., The Anschutz Family Foundation, Supernus Pharmaceuticals and Lundbeck.

WHO: Dr. Eric Kossoff
Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Program Director, Child Neurology Residency Program
Medical Director, Johns Hopkins Ketogenic Diet Center

Dr. Cherie Herren
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Pediatric Epileptologist
Medical Director, OU Ketogenic Diet Program


WHAT: “Can a Change in Diet Help Control Seizures?” lecture by Dr. Eric Kossoff, free to public

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 | 5:30 – 7 p.m.

WHERE:  Children’s Hospital
Saims Conference Center
Rainbolt Auditorium
1200 Children’s Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
                      
For more information or to RSVP, contact Carrie Bond at (405) 271-4113 or connie-bond@ouhsc.edu.



About the Isaiah Stone Foundation
The mission of the Isaiah Stone Foundation is to help families caring for a child with epilepsy, support organizations seeking a cure and inspire leaders in the field. We firmly believe that a life without epilepsy is worth dreaming about and pursuing each and every day. The Isaiah Stone Pediatric Epilepsy Lecture Series was founded in 2012 by Renzi and Lee Anne Stone.

 

 

CURE For questions, please contact the CURE office, 312.255.1801, or email info@cureepilepsy.org.

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