2016 EVENTS

Be informed and connect with others in your quest for seizure freedom and be empowered in the fight to END EPILEPSY®

Join one or more of several Epilepsy Workshop+Social Events and our Flagship Special Events in 2016.  View below to learn more about each Event and register.

Download the 2016 Calendar Brochure here or call us at 800.564.0445 / 310.670.2870 for more information. 

Workshop+Social Events

NOVEMBER 4-5, 2016
Epilepsy Update Conference 
Anaheim, CA 
A conference for neurologists, pediatricians, family practice physicians, ER physicians, advance practice providers, EEG technologists and nurses. Visit CHLA.org/EpilepsyUpdateConference for more information and to register. 

Partners: Brainworks Foundation Inc, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles

 

 

DECEMBER 10, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
Los Angeles Zoo
Los Angeles, LOS ANGELES COUNTY
>Learn more
Partners: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and LAC+USC Medical Center and Keck School of Medicine

TBD (BEING RESCHEDULED)
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
Tri-Counties Regional Center
Oxnard, VENTURA COUNTY
>Learn more
Partner: Tri-Counties Regional Center

 

JANUARY 28, 2017
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
RIVERSIDE COUNTY
>Learn more
Partners: UC Riverside School of Medicine, UC Irvine Health

PARTNERS - Epilepsy Workshop+Social Events
Special THANKS to the Epilepsy Centers and Regional Centers partnering in our Events
SPONSORS - Epilepsy Workshop+Social Events
Special THANKS to the Sponsors who help make our Events possible

EISAI
 
SUNOVION
 
UCB
 
LUNDBECK

 

The Art of the Elysium

 

Epilepsy Foundation SUDEP Institute
Epilepsy Foundation WELLNESS Institute

Flagship Special Events

CARE+CURE BENEFIT
TO END EPILEPSY IN CHILDREN

May 4, 2016
Beverly Wilshire Hotel
Beverly Hills, CA
CareandCure.org

WALK TO END EPILEPSY
November 6, 2016
Rose Bowl
Pasadena, CA
WalktoEndEpilepsy.org

SUMMIT TO END EPILEPSY
April 28-30, 2017
Hilton Universal
Los Angeles, CA

 

Monthly Therapy+Discussion Group

The Monthly Open Discussion / Therapy Group is comprised of individuals with epilepsy, spouses, parents, family members, partners and friends of adults with epilepsy. Group participants meet to gain support and share information in an understanding setting. Each meeting may have a different topic/focus but, over time, participants benefit from the therapy, education, socializing, self-help, and idea-sharing that occurs. 

Facilitated by Laurette Hayden, MA, LMFT
Second Sunday of each Month (Dates: September 11, October 9, November 13)*
Informal Social Time: 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Discussion / Therapy Group: 12:30 pm – 2:30 PM 
Office of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles

*There will not be a group meeting in December. Instead, we invite you to join us at our Epilepsy Workshop+Social on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Los Angeles Zoo. Learn more

Past Events + Activities

Recent Events and Activities
We're sorry we missed you. Please join us at another Event.

April 23, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
Tri-Counties Regional Center
Simi Valley, VENTURA COUNTY
Partner:  Regional Center, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

April 29, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
Riverside, RIVERSIDE COUNTY
Partner: UC Irvine Medical Center

MAY 7, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
UCLA’s Sunset Canyon Rec Center
Los Angeles, LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Partner: UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital

APRIL 16, 2016
National Epilepsy Walk
WASHINGTON, D.C.

 

APRIL 17-19, 2016
Public Policy Institute
+ Teens Speak Up
WASHINGTON, D.C.

 

JUNE 25, 2016
FAMILY BOWLING NIGHT
Summer social for children + families
X Lanes, Downtown Los Angeles

 

SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2016
SUMMER SOCIAL
For adults with epilepsy and their friends/families
LOS ANGELES COUNTY

 

JULY & AUGUST 2016
STUDIO E: ART THERAPY
For teens and young adults (12y-20y)
LOS ANGELES COUNTY

 

SEPTEMBER 18, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
Loma Linda, CA 
Partners: Loma Linda University Health

SEPTEMBER 23-25, 2016
Epilepsy Family Weekend Camp
Painted Turtle Camp
Lake Hughes, LOS ANGELES COUNTY

OCTOBER 1, 2016
Epilepsy Workshop+Social
University of California, Irvine
Partners: UC Irvine Health

 

Thanks to our Event Sponsors

EISAI
 
SUNOVION
 
UCB
 
LUNDBECK

 

The Art of the Elysium
 
Epilepsy Foundation SUDEP Institute
Epilepsy Foundation WELLNESS Institute