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Strategies for Managing Epilepsy: Ask the Experts

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Strategies for Managing Epilepsy
Nov. 19, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care

Ask the experts at this FREE symposium for the community, patients, families and caregivers.


  • – Diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy – what’s new?
  • Medical marijuana to treat epilepsy
  • Mood, stress and epilepsy–
  • New medications for epilepsy
  • Considering surgery for epilepsy
  • Women and epilepsy
  • Physician panel question and answer session

Past Conferences

Tips for Living with Epilepsy

Tom Koprowski

Epilepsy is More than Seizures: Complications and Comorbidities in Epilepsy

Dr. Brian D. Moseley

Seizures and Stress: What it Means, How to Block the Connection

Dr. Michael Privatera

Marijuana and Derivatives as Antiepileptic Drugs

Dr. Michael Privatera

Memory and Epilepsy

Dr. Paula K. Shear

Diagnosis and Treatment of Epilepsy – What’s New?

Dr. David Ficker

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