Midwest Seizure Smart Conference, 2011

The Epilepsy Foundation is having a conference, Thursday, July 21st from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the DECC, 350 Harbor Drive, Duluth.

Speakers include neurologist, Dr. Kanoff from Essentia Health, Douglas Heck, PhD from Duluth Psycholgical Clinic and Dr. John Garcia, from Gillette Children’s Speciality Healthcare, as well as Paulette George, author of the book, “Good Morning, Beautiful: Winning the Battle Over Seizures.”

The Keynote speaker is Dr. Kimford Meador, Director of Emory Epilepsy Center and Professor Neurology of Emory University from Atlanta, Georgia. (The speaker is sponsored by Essentia Health.)

To register go to: www.efmn.org or call 1.800.779.0777, ext. 2310. The cost is only $30.00 and you can earn four CEU credits. Financial assistance is available for the conference.

Gold Event sponsors are Gillettte Children’s Speciality Health Care, and the Mayo Clinic