Epilepsy Summer School

Epilepsy Summer School

16th Advanced International Epilepsy Course: Seizures and Epilepsies in Childhood: the long term outcome and the issue of transition

July 16th – 27th 2018 San Servolo (Venice) Italy


Aim of the advanced course is to teach attendees to: (1) recognise the co-morbidities commonly associated with epilepsy, specifically focusing on the ”transition” issue (2) review the effects of antiepileptic drugs on behaviour and cognitive function (3) review the role for epilepsy surgery in children 
The course is primarily targeted at neuropediatricians, neurophysiologists, and neuropsychiatrists interested in the pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of epilepsies of childhood, and in research programs implementing in childhood epilepsy. Physicians who are pursuing their training or have recently specialized in pediatric neurology, pediatrics, epileptology or clinical neurophysiology, and PhDs or PhD students are welcome to apply. The course will be limited to a maximum of 50 applicants to allow an optimal level of interaction with the faculty. Applicants will be selected on the basis of their CVs and consideration will be given to ensure participation of trainees from different geographical origins and disciplines.
 
Faculty – tutors


1.    Andrade
2.    C Camfield - US   
3.    Peter Camfield - US     
4.    Caterine Chiron - F   
5.    Helen Cross - UK
6.    Olivier Dulac - F
7.    Lucia Fusco - I   
8.    Tiziana Granata - I       
9.    Galimberti - I     
10.    Reeta K - US   
11.    Rima Nabbout - F               
12.    Francesca Ragona - I    
13.    Schachter - US       
14.    Ingrid Scheffer - AU       
15.    Van Bogaert     
16.    Jo Wilmshurst - SA         
17.    Elaine Wirrell                       


Faculty – lecturers         

1.    Giuliano Avanzini - I
2.    Bernardo Dalla Bernardina - I
3.    Renzo Guerrini - I
4.    Solomon Moshe - US
5.    Laura Tassi - I   
6.    More TBA

 

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