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.

5-Borough Bike Tour

5-Borough Bike Tour

May 7, 2017

5-borough bike tour

Team Epilepsy Free will ride 40 miles through the whole of New York City raising funds for epilepsy and psychogenic non epileptic seizures (Epilepsy Free not-for-profit) and raising awareness with every mile!  Registration opens on January 10.

To donate and support the team and Epilepsy Free:

https://www.gofundme.com/riding40milesforseizures



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
Webinar - Diet Therapy in the Treatment of Epilepsy
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
Epilepsy Town Hall: Treatment Options for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy
Webinar session on Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures - Dr. Lorna Myers