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Voices of Epilepsy

Epilepsy Agency Webinar Schedule

May 4, 2020

May 11 11:00 am – Epilepsy surgery: A mosaic of possibilities Dr. Taufik Valiante Epilepsy South Central Ontario www.facebook.com/epilepsysco 3:00 pm – Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex Epilepsy Toronto www.facebook.com/epilepsytoronto May 12 11:00 am –  Neuropsychological Evaluation and Epilepsy –  Drs. Brent and Susan Hayman-Abello Epilepsy Southwestern Ontario www.facebook.com/epilepsyswo  May 13 2:00 pm – Managing Family…

COVID-19 – Potential Drug Shortage Information

April 17, 2020

Many people are concerned about the possibility of drug shortages in the future and the drug shortages database (drugshortagescanada.ca) is being closely monitored. Epilepsy Ontario and other community epilepsy agencies are working with the Canadian Epilepsy Alliance and other partners to help put a response plan in place in case a shortage occurs in the…

I AM 1 in 100 campaign takes off across Canada

March 26, 2020

By Deron Hamel The seed of the I AM 1 in 100 social media campaign was planted at a brainstorming session at Epilepsy Ottawa in 2019 to raise epilepsy awareness. The idea was put into action, then spread throughout the Ottawa area, was adopted by the Canadian Epilepsy Alliance (CEA) and has now grown across…