Morning Sessions

 8am - 8.45am

Non-Convulsive Status Epilepticus: Diagnosis & Management

Speaker

B. Mesraoua, M.D. (Qatar)

Moderator

G. Melikyan, M.D. (Qatar)

8.45am - 9am

Q & A

 

9am - 9.45am

Functional (Psychogenic Nonepileptic) Seizures: Diagnosis, Etiology & Treatment

Speaker

Ali A. Asadi-Pooya, M.D. (USA-Iran)

Moderator

Gayane Melikyan, M.D. (Qatar)

9.45am - 10am

Q & A

 

10am - 10.45am

Imaging in Epilepsy: Structural (MRI) and Functional Neuroimaging (PET: positron emission tomography, SPECT: single photon emission computed tomography)

Speaker

B. Schuknecht, M.D. (Switzerland)

Moderator

A. Own, M.D. (Qatar)

10.45am - 11am

Q & A

 

Afternoon Sessions

12pm - 12.45pm

Treatment of Epilepsy with Antiseizure medications: Efficacy of ASMs in Different Seizures & Epilepsy Syndromes

Speaker

Emilio Perucca, M.D. (Italy)

Moderator

Dr. B Mesraoua (Qatar)

12.45pm - 1pm

Q & A

 

1pm -1.45pm

New Definitions of Epilepsy Syndromes

Speaker

Helen Cross, M.D. (UK)

Moderator

N. Haddad, M.D. (Qatar)

1.45pm - 2pm

Q & A

 

2pm - 3.30pm

Special Session 3. Epilepsy management during difficult times?

1. Ali Asadi-Pooya, M.D. Lessons learned from conflicts (30mn)

2. Emilio Perucca, M.D., (Italy), Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic (30mn)

3. Helen Cross, M.D., (UK), Telemedicine for the management of epilepsy (30mn)

Moderator:

B. Mesraoua, M.D., (Qatar)

3.30pm - 3.45pm

Q & A

 
 

Closing Ceremony