Events & News

Events & News

All year long, the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group promotes epilepsy education for patients, their caregivers, medical treatment staff, and the general public. Team Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group participates in several epilepsy walks and many different fundraising activities that directly benefit the national or local epilepsy foundations and advocacy societies. Check out our upcoming schedule and you may find an activity that interests you.

Webinar - Diet Therapy in the Treatment of Epilepsy

Webinar - Diet Therapy in the Treatment of Epilepsy

Mon, Nov 26, 2018 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

Nicole Dvorak MS RDN CNSC, of the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group, will be speaking at a webinar that is being offered by Epilepsy Services of New Jersey.

Diet therapy is now a well recognized treatment for epilepsy in both children and adults. This session will discuss the history of diet therapy, the different types of diets, and what is considered prior to initiation. 

This webinar is being offered free of charge.

To register:  https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5856696414245150722



Events that were highlighted in the past

National Epilepsy Walk in Washington, DC
International Epilepsy Day
PNES Special Interest Group at the American Epilepsy Society meeting
Glow Walk and Run
Annual Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group conference on Epilepsy and Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
The 2018 Dravet Syndrome Foundation (DSF) Biennial Family & Professional Conference
2018 Take a Walk in Our Genes
Annual Hudson Valley Stroll for Epilepsy
12th National Epilepsy Walk in Washington, DC
International Epilepsy Day
71st Annual American Epilepsy Society
Annual Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group Symposium
Glow Walk and Run
Braddock Park, North Bergen
Webinar: Supporting students with seizures in school
Brain Health Initiative 2017
Webinar: Treating PNES and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) using prolonged exposure therapy
5-Borough Bike Tour
Epilepsy Town Hall: Treatment Options for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy
Webinar session on Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures - Dr. Lorna Myers