LECTURES & CLASSES / LECTURES

Understanding Epilepsy (FREE)

DESCRIPTION

Queen’s Speaking of Health Lecture Series – Punchbowl; Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Epilepsy is often misunderstood, even though it is a common neurological condition. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 5.1 million people have a history of epilepsy in the U.S. Gain a greater understanding of it with Alan Stein, MD, Medical Director, Epilepsy and Neurophysiology, from The Queen’s Neuroscience Institute.

  • What is a seizure?
  • What is epilepsy?
  • How is it diagnosed?
  • Different kinds of seizures/epilepsy
  • How is epilepsy treated?
  • How often do medicines work?
  • Are there other treatments besides medicines?

Parking is available for a $5 flat rate with validation in the Physicians Office Building III, which is recommended as it is the closest to the Queen's Conference Center. Enter from Lauhala St. You can also park at Physicians Office Building I and Miller parking garages for the same $5 flat rate with validation. Please note: Miller is now valet service only, but the cost is the same $5 flat rate with validation -- gratuities are not mandatory. Enter from Punchbowl St.

DATES & TIMES

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
6:00 - 7:00pm

LOCATION

The Queen’s Conference Center at Queen’s – Punchbowl

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Reservations are required. To register online, click here.

Or call The Queen’s Referral Line at 691-7117.