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School Nurse ECHO Program
Dec 14, 2019
Originally published September 20, 2019 The American Academy of Pediatrics National Coordinating Center for Epilepsy and Epilepsy Foundation of America are hosting a 10-session learning collaborative: Managing Students with Seizures ECHO: The...
Project ECHO
Dec 14, 2019
Updated Originally published September 16, 2019 What is ECHO Epilepsy/Neurology? Cincinnati ECHO Epilepsy/Neurology teleconferences are free, interactive, webinar-based mentoring sessions to help you with the many critical aspects of accessing...
Leaky Blood-Brain Barrier
Dec 4, 2019
Approximately one-third of people with epilepsy suffer from refractory (or drug-resistant) epilepsy that is not controlled by anti-seizure drugs (ASDs). The recurrence of these uncontrolled seizures has a significant impact on their quality of life...
Dr. Gordon Buchanan
Dec 2, 2019
Research by Epilepsy Foundation grantee Dr. Gordon Buchanan and colleagues sought to study role of neurotransmitters, such as serotonin (5-HT) and norepinephrine (NE), in sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Their work was published in an...
FDA News
Dec 2, 2019
On November 21, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved cenobamate (XCOPRI®) for the treatment of focal epilepsy in adults. This medication will be available in the pharmacy by the spring or summer of 2020. XCOPRI was developed by SK...

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