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Focus on Health Seminars

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All seminars are open to the public and free of charge and each session will include a presentation and time for questions. Registration is required for each seminar you'd like to attend. We hope to see you there!

Update on Epilepsy Diagnosis and Treatment

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
UC San Diego Health – La Jolla
Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute

9452 Medical Center Drive (view map)
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Our experts from the region’s only Level 4 Epilepsy Center will share the latest information on diagnosing and treating epilepsy, including advances in medical therapies and surgical procedures.

Topics and Presenters:

Comprehensive Evaluation of Patients with Seizures
Jerry Shih, MD
Director, Epilepsy Center at UC San Diego Health
Professor of Neurosciences, UC San Diego School of Medicine

Overview of the Patient Process
Rachelle Compton MSN, RN
Epilepsy Coordinator
UC San Diego Health
New Treatments to Control Epilepsy
David Barba, MD, FAANS
Professor of Surgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine

Sharona Ben-Haim, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine

Program Details

Registration opens at 5:30 p.m. Presentation begins at 6 p.m. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

This is a free event hosted by UC San Diego Health.

Register by January 20, 2017.
Space is limited. Questions? Call 619-543-2445 or email
**Please note this event is taking place at ATCRI. (view map)

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