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Events

Seizure Recognition and First Aid

This free educational program is designed to inform the general public about epilepsy and seizure disorders. Professional educators will cover seizure recognition and first aid, seizures and safety, epilepsy treatment, and how to assist someone having a seizures. This training takes about an hour and includes a power point presentation and short video.

Consumer Conference

The 11th Annual Consumer Conference will take place in the spring of 2021. This is a free one-day event for individuals with epilepsy and their families to learn about the latest issues facing the epilepsy community. We will provide more information on this event when it becomes available.

Please contact Ayesha Akhtar at aakhtar@epilepsychicago.org for more information.

EDUCATION

The Education Team uses classroom lectures and events to teach groups, schools and communities about epilepsy and seizure response.