Epilepsy Surgery Grand Rounds

Epilepsy Surgery Grand Rounds takes place every Monday year-round (except holidays), from 4:00 – 5:30 PM at Harborview Medical Center, room 3WH-108. Approximately 1/3 of patients with epilepsy have seizures that cannot be controlled with medications. This conference provides a means to educate neurology faculty, residents and other health care professionals as to the indications and rationale for epilepsy surgery. Attendees of this weekly grand rounds should be able to: 1) determine which patients with epilepsy are surgical candidates; 2) determine the best surgical procedure for individual patients; and 3) assess the risks of surgical treatment in individual patients. Light refreshments served.

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 147.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Each session is 1.5 credits.).