This is a recording of webinar which was held on October 20, 2021.
This special session brought together the leaders from government, clinician-researchers, and advocates who devoted two years to making the 4th Curing the Epilepsies conference the most bold and forward-thinking to date.
Our guests were:
Laura Lubbers of CURE Epilepsy
Vicky Whittemore of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Brandy Fureman of Epilepsy Foundation of America
Annapurna Poduri of Boston Children’s Hospital
Eric Marsh of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
JayEtta Hecker of the International SCN8A Alliance
Ilene Penn Miller of the @Rare Epilepsy Network
This webinar included a synopsis of the conference, key challenges identified and opportunities for actions we can all take to improve the effectiveness of research to generate measurable improvements in the lives of those living with epilepsy.
Yes, you can help lay the groundwork for the epilepsy community to join together and build on opportunities for progress. The next critical steps require our voices coming together on bold new initiatives that hold promise for accelerating improved quality of life and treatments for those living with epilepsy and their families. Listen and learn how.
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