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Emergencies in epilepsy management – SUDEP and status epilepticus

Posted in Course & Conference Previews on 23rd Jun 2021

Have you registered yet?! There is still time… An expert global faculty, warmly invites you to register for the next free EACCME-accredited Exploring Connections epilepsy webinar – learn more and register:

SUDEP and status epilepticus, Thursday 1st July  18.00 – 19.30 (BST).

Professor Heather Angus-Leppan (The Royal Free Hospital, London, UK) is joined by three leading experts in emergencies in epilepsy: Professor Reetta Kälviäinen (Kuopio University Hospital, Finland), Dr James Chamberlain (Children’s National Hospital, Washington DC, USA) and Jane Hanna OBE (SUDEP Action, UK).

This programme has been accredited by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).


Welcome and introduction
Heather Angus-Leppan, The Royal Free Hospital, UK

Reducing risks — status epilepticus vs SUDEP
Reetta Kälviäinen, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland

Recent advances in the emergency treatment of convulsive status epilepticus
James Chamberlain, Children’s National Hospital, Washington DC, USA

After SUDEP – supporting the bereaved
Jane Hanna, SUDEP Action, UK

Panel discussion and evaluation of learning

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