|Saturday, November 4, 2017|
The annual November Epilepsy Awareness Month Conference in Seattle is designed for anyone interested in learning more about topics relating to epilepsy.
The conference is free.
For downloadable parking and direction information sheets, go to: www.EpilepsyNW.org and click on the red tab 'November Conferences.'
Seattle Children's Hospital
4800 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
|8:30 am - Registration/Check-In||11/4/2017 |
|9:00 am - Introductions/Opening Remarks||11/4/2017 |
|9:15 am - Using Rescue Therapies
Kevin Joseph, DO
Medical Director, Pediatric Neurology
Board Certified in Epilepsy & Sleep
UW Medicine / Valley Medical Center
|10:00 am - Employment Resources Available to Individuals with Epilepsy
Robert Fraser, Ph.D.
Director, Neurological Vocational Services Unit
Harborview Medical Center
|10:45 am - Break||11/4/2017 |
|11:00 am - Individualized Education Plans (IEPs)
Erica K. Johnson, Ph.D.
Co-Investigator, University of Washington
PACES in Epilepsy Project||11/4/2017 |
|11:45 a.m. - Lunch||11/4/2017 |
|12:30 pm - Social Security Disability Insurance – Impacts to Individuals with Epilepsy
Amy Gilbrough, J.D.
Douglas Drachler McKee & Gilbrough, LLP
|1:15 pm - Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures (PNES)
Christopher Ransom, MD. Ph.D
VA Puget Sound Healthcare System
Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Washington
|2:00 pm - Closing Remarks and Thank yous.||11/4/2017 |
|Attend Conference In-Person Registration: No Fees|
I will attend the conference in person