The Epilepsy Patient Symposium 2020 has been postponed.
As soon a new date is confirmed we will update the site and Eventbrite page accordingly.

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This symposium is tailored for:

  • People with epilepsy & seizure disorders
  • Caregivers
  • Parents
  • Family members
  • Community members
  • Individuals with an interest in epilepsy

Topics will include:

  • How do epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat epilepsy
  • Epilepsy genetics: what patients should know
  • Management of seizures at home and seizure plans
  • Mood, stress, and epilepsy
  • Women issues in epilepsy
  • New antiseizure medications
  • Devices and wearable technology for epilepsy
  • Epilepsy self-management

Our goal is to provide an opportunity for the community to receive current information about epilepsy and seizures, treatment therapies, and the day-to-day experiences associated with epilepsy and seizure disorders.

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Double Tree Perimeter Park,
8 Perimeter Park South
Birmingham Al. 35243


Tyler Gaston, MD
Martina E. Bebin, MD
Ashely E. Thomas, MD
Leslie Grayson, MD
Jennifer DeWolfe, DO
Jerzy P. Szaflarski, MD, PhD
Wolfgang Muhlhofer, MD
Elizabeth K. Ritchey, MSN, AGACNP-BC

Light refreshments will be provided


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