Talk About It for Epilepsy! Netathon Presented by Sunovion

Thank you for everyone who participated in our first Netathon!

  • Saturday, June 27, 2015
  • Where: Broadcasted live from Hollywood on epilepsy.comand other web channels to be announced.
  • Why: To support the 3 million people in the United States living with epilepsy and seizures.

The Epilepsy Foundation's "Talk About It for Epilepsy!" Netathon Presented by Sunovion, a star-studded event devoted to creating awareness and raising funds to support the Foundation's mission, was broadcasted live from Hollywood on June 27, 2015.

Co-hosted by Epilepsy Foundation spokespersons and celebrities Greg Grunberg ("Heroes," "Heroes Reborn," and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens, whose son is living with epilepsy) and Rick Harrison ("Pawn Stars" and Epilepsy Foundation Board member), the 12-hour event was broadcasted live online. Stars from stage, screen, music, and comedy performed live and shared information about epilepsy and seizures.

Celebrities Asked to Appear

* Link to IMBb profile

The Show’s Segments Included:

  • What Is Epilepsy?
  • Who Has Epilepsy?
  • Epilepsy Facts & the History of Epilepsy
  • What Do I Do If I See Someone Having a Seizure?
  • Can Someone Die from Having a Seizure?
  • If I Have Epilepsy, How Should I talk About It?
  • Epilepsy and Children
  • What’s the Story with Medical Marijuana?
  • How Important Is Health and Wellness?
  • Why Are We Talking About Epilepsy?
  • What Is the Epilepsy Foundation?
  • How Can You Help?
  • What Does the Epilepsy Foundation Do for Communities?
  • How Do I Talk to My Doctor?
  • Living with Epilepsy
  • What’s New in the World of Epilepsy?
  • Presentation of the Documentary “Last Pyramid,” Followed by a Discussion of the Film
  • A Lemonade for Livy Stand
  • Athletes vs. Epilepsy
  • Engines for Epilepsy (Rallye California), featuring supercars including an Audi R8 and Ferrari 430 Scud
  • Information on the National Walk for Epilepsy
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Presenting Sponsor

Sunovion

Event Produced By

Bandwagon Media

Graphics Donated By

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Water Sponsor

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