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.

Educational conference for Patients and Loved Ones - July 23

Educational conference for Patients and Loved Ones - July 23

When: July 23, 2011

8:30am-9:00am: Registration & Breakfast
9:00 am-Noon: Program

Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Sister Marie de Pazzi Conference Center
Room 1 and Room 3
The conference center is located directly off the hospital's main lobby (ground floor). From the parking deck elevators it is the yellow level (ground).

Controlling Epilepsy: educational conference for Patients and Loved Ones
English Program Speakers:

Dr. Jeffrey Politsky-The newest treatments for seizures and epilepsy
Dr. Robert Trobliger-Treatments for Memory problems in patients with epilepsy
Adrienne Arkontaky, Esq. Epilepsy: An attorney talks about available entitlements.
Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey-Awards ceremony for the Heads Up for Safety poster contest winners and College Scholarship winners
Andrea Racioppi, EFNJ Find out about resources for epilepsy in New Jersey
To register:
Beth Wiederspiel, or 800.336.5843.
Controlando la epilepsia: conferencia educativa para pacientes y sus seres queridos
Presentadores al Programa en Español:

Dr. Enrique Feoli-Los tratamientos mas nuevos para convulsiones y epilepsia
Dr. Lorna Myers-Tratamientos para problemas de memoria en pacientes con epilepsia
Adrienne Arkontaky, Esq. Epilepsia: Una abogada le cuenta recursos legales.
Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey-Ceremonia de premios a los ganadores del concurso de poster para Heads Up for Safety y para becas universitarias
Andrea Infante, EFNJ Enterese de recursos para epilepsia en New Jersey
Para registrarse contactar a Lorna Myers, o 212-661-7460, ext 5 y deje mensaje.

NEREG has gone GREEN:
All presentations from the conference are available for you to download listed by presenter name. Just click and print.
Social Security Benefits for Persons with Epilepsy who are disabled - Adrienne Arkontaky


Events that were highlighted in the past

Glow Walk and Run
Annual Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group conference on Epilepsy and Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
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
International Epilepsy Day
5-Borough Bike Tour
American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting
Annual Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group Conference
2016 DSF (Dravet Syndrome Foundation) Family & Professional Conference
Glow Walk and Run for epilepsy and seizures