New Frontiers in
Epilepsy Therapy
and Care for
Women with
Epilepsy

 

 

 

 

 

 

A symposium on February 4, 2017 for physicians,

women with epilepsy and their loved ones

ABOUT THE EVENT

 New Frontiers in Epilepsy Therapy + Care for Women with Epilepsy
Join UC Irvine Health and Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles for an
educational symposium on the latest in epilepsy therapies, with a special emphasis
on the unique challenges for women. 

 

Date + Time
February 4, 2017
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Location
Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort
21100 Pacific Coast Hwy
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

 

AUDIENCE AND FEE

Target Audience
The program is designed for epilepsy residents and women with epilepsy and their loved ones.

Registration Fee

$10 Per Person
Includes Parking, Program Materials, Beverages, Breakfast, Lunch and Refreshments

Conference Registration

Advancements in Epilepsy Therapy and Care

TOPICS

– Effects of AEDs and Seizures on Reproductive Function

– Prenatal Counseling (Contraception, Breastfeeding + More)

– Catamenial Epilepsy, Menopause + Bone Health

 

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– Therapy for Catamenial Epilepsy

– Review of New Medications

– VNS, RNS, Surgical Options

Renowned Keynote Speaker and UC Irvine Health Faculty Speakers

SPEAKERS

Keynote Speaker

 

Cynthia L. Harden, MD
Professor of Neurology
Icahn School of Medicine Mount Sinai Health System
New York, NY
System Director of Clinical Epilepsy

UC Irvine Health Faculty Speakers

Chair, Department of Neurology
Steven Small, PhD, MD
Stanley van den Noort Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology

Symposium Director
Mona Sazgar, MD, FAES*
Clinical Professor Department of Neurology
Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

 

UC Irvine Health Faculty Speakers

 

Jack J. Lin, MD*
Professor
Department of Neurology
Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

Lilit Mnatsakanyan, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Neurology

Indranil Sen-Gupta, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Neurology

Sumeet Vadera, MD*
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery

 

* Also serve on the Professional Advisory Board of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles

ORGANIZERS AND HOSTS

REFINED EFGLA + EE LOGO LOCK UP (1)

SPONSORS

Leading Sponsor


Partner Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor

 

 

Contact Information

Rebekkah Halliwell

Assistant Director
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles
RHalliwell@EndEpilepsy.org
310.670.2870 x 103

 

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