Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course participants will learn about:

  • Classification of epilepsy
  • Management of epilepsy and use of Antiseizure Medications
  • Idiopathic and symptomatic epilepsies
  • Autoimmune Epilepsies
  • EEG: Terminology and Definitions of Abnormal Findings
  • Epilepsy in women and elderly
  • Principles of neuroimaging in Epilepsy
  • Non-Convulsive Status Epilepticus
  • Management of Status Epilepticus including NORSE (New Onset Refractory Status Epilepticus)
  • Surgical procedures and indications for pre-operative assessment for epilepsy surgery
  • Management of epilepsy in difficult times