Plus, discover the latest in genetic testing advances in this episode of our Seizing Life podcast.
Plus, learn more about this severe form of pediatric epilepsy from Child Neurology Foundation Executive Director Amy Brin in this episode of our Seizing Life podcast.
Plus, learn more about genetic forms of epilepsy in this episode of our Seizing Life podcast.
This webinar recorded at Columbia University in New York City, focuses on “Genetic Testing to Develop Personalized Medicine in Epilepsy”. In this webinar, learn more about the importance of genetic testing in epilepsy, the different diagnoses you can receive from genetic testing, and what options are available after your testing results. Also, learn how CURE’s Signature Program, the Epilepsy Genetics Initiative or EGI, is helping push the precision medicine movement in epilepsy forward.
The webinar is presented by Dr. David Goldstein, Director of the Institute of Genomic Medicine at Columbia, and also features a Q&A portion. Some of the questions you might hear addressed include:
Plus, learn how genetic causes of epilepsy occur in this episode of our Seizing Life podcast.
This webinar highlights the latest research on how epilepsy impacts cognition, learning, and school performance.
The webinar is presented by Dr. Madison Berl, a neuropsychologist at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC. Dr. Berl’s presentation is followed by an interactive Q&A session. Some of the questions you might hear addressed include:
This free webinar outlines therapies in development for epilepsy and seizures, including promising therapies for patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy and children with severe epilepsy. The webinar also focuses on drugs that may not only reduce seizures, but improve treatment of the underlying disease.
The webinar is presented by Dr. Jacqueline French, a professor of Neurology in the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at NYU Langone School of Medicine and Founder/Director of the Epilepsy Study Consortium. Dr. French’s presentation was followed by an interactive Q&A session.
This webinar focuses on the challenges of diagnosing and treating Infantile Spasms, and how advances in epilepsy medicine and technology have improved this process. This presentation will also examine currently available treatment options.
The presenter is Dr. Shaun Hussain, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at UCLA, Director of the UCLA Infantile Spasms Program, and inaugural recipient of the Elsie and Isaac Fogelman Endowed Chair in Pediatric Neurology. His clinical and research endeavors focus on Infantile Spasms and other forms of severe pediatric epilepsy, including Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome.
Dr. Hussain’s presentation is followed by an interactive Q&A session, where viewers asked questions like:
Plus, get a deeper look at the signs of infantile spasms and what to do if you suspect your baby is having them in this episode of our Seizing Life podcast.
Cognitive deficits and memory problems are common among adults with chronic epilepsy. This webinar discusses the course of cognitive and memory aging in people with chronic epilepsy. The presentation addresses factors which contribute to healthy cognitive and brain aging, as well as what patients can do to help prevent cognitive decline.
This webinar is presented by Dr. Bruce Hermann, PhD, Director of the Charles Matthew Neuropsychology Section at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Hermann is an expert in brain and cognitive aging in people with chronic epilepsy. His research focuses on the impact of epilepsy on brain structure, cognition, and psychiatric status.
Dr. Hermann’s presentation is followed by an interactive Q&A session, where he answers questions such as: