ILAE British Branch: Purple Day webinar
28 March 2023, 18:00 - 20:00 Greenwich Mean Time
To mark Purple Day 2023, the ILAE British Branch are hosting a free to access educational webinar for members and non-member health professionals focused on the revolution in genomics and the implications, challenges and opportunities for transformative care for people with epilepsy.
We have two stellar speakers to help us understand genetics within the epilepsies and also genome testing for patients with epilepsy in the UK.
18:00 Introduction by chair – Dr Manny Bagary, President ILAE British Branch
18:10 The Epilepsiome – understanding genetics within the epilepsies
Professor Ingo Helbig, Paediatric Neurologist and Director of Genomic Science, University Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
18:55 Whole genome NHS genetic testing for patients with epilepsy in the UK
Professor Henry Holden, Professor of Neurology and Neurogenetics, Institute of Neurology, UCL.
19:40 Joint Q&A
20:00 Meeting close
Please register by completing the registration form. Delegates will then receive a link to the webinar once your Health Care Professional status has been verified. Please do not share your link with anyone else as it is individual to you and only one device can connect with each registration.
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