UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 Epilepsy Group Gathering: Hunters Oak Golf Club Pub, Queenstown, MD

An opportunity for people with epilepsy and their families to gather and share experiences of living with seizures.  Topic for the evening will be Epilepsy Foundation Research and Resources.  Meeting starts at 6:30 PM.   Register to attend by contacting mwontrop@efa.org 

Saturday, September 7, 2019: Ocean City Walk to End Epilepsy

Register now!

 

Past events:

Saturday, June 1, 2019: Epilepsy & Wellness Day

A Conference for People with Epilepsy and Those That Care

Join us on June 1st for a day of learning and community. The conference will bring together epilepsy specialists to talk about a variety of topics to include: Brain Science 101, Treatment Options, How Technology can Help, and Much More!

Tuesday, February 5th 2019 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Topic: The Science Behind CBD Oil

Presenter: Jordyn Stuart, PhD, Medical Science Liaison

Location: Savage Volunteer Fire Company  8521 Corridor Rd, Savage, MD 20763

Register to attend by emailing mwontrop@efa.org or call 301-918-2100

 
 

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019  7-8:30 PM 

Health Care Transition and  Parent Professional Partnerships for Children Youth with Special Health Care Needs: An Overview

Speakers:

Mary Price, Health Care Transition Coordinator

Angela Sittler, Parent Partners Coordinator

              

Corner Community Center, 5802 Roland Ave Baltimore, MD 21210. Near corner of Roland Ave & Lake Ave. Parking lot behind the building off of Bellemore Ave. For more information, call 301-918-3782 or email spinsker@efa.org.

Wednesday, October 24th, 8-9 PM 

Webinar:  "When Medications Fail : Presurgical Evaluation in Drug Resistant Epilepsy"
Presented by Dr. David Ficker, Professor of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Gardner Neurosciences Institute and Mimi Callanan, RN, MSN, ACNS, Epilepsy Clinical Nurse Specialist,  Stanford Comprehensive Epilepsy Center.
LINK for sharing and registration: http://bit.ly/2y6p54i

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Tuesday, November 6th, 8-9 PM 

Webinar: "Neurostimulation in the Treatment of Drug Resistant Epilepsy". 

Presented by Dr. Lawrence Hirsch, Professor of Neurology and Chief, Division of Epilepsy and EEG at Yale Comprehensive Epilepsy Center .
LINK for sharing and registration: https://bit.ly/2CRc42q

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 6:30-8 PM 

Baltimore holiday party! Come see old friends and make new friends. Light dinner provided. Corner Community Center, 5802 Roland Ave Baltimore, MD 21210. Near corner of Roland Ave & Lake Ave. Parking behind the building off of Bellemore Ave.
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WALK TO END EPILEPSY - OCEAN CITY BOARDWALK

Date: September 8, 2018

Location: Ocean City Boardwalk

Details: Check out the walk website at http://www.walktoendepilepsymd.org

family with child at walk
    

 

Some pictures from the walk in September 2018:

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe11AronicaJustin.JPG, by SarahPinsker

child with walk tee

walkadorablekidtshirt.JPG, by SarahPinsker

group with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe10.jpg, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe08.jpg, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe09.JPG, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe07.JPG, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe06.jpg, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe05.jpg, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe04.jpg, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe03.jpg, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe02.jpg, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe01.JPG, by SarahPinsker

Two hula hoopers

walkgamesaronica.JPG, by SarahPinsker

waiting at the games area

walkgamesstephanie.JPG, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe20.JPG, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe19kids.JPG, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe17.JPG, by SarahPinsker

people with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe15.jpg, by SarahPinsker

person with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe14.jpg, by SarahPinsker

Girl with frame reading "I am a warrior/I am strong/Epilepsy will not defeat me"

walkframe13.jpg, by SarahPinsker