The Iowa Seizure Smart Conference is our annual epilepsy education conference featuring epilepsy experts who educate on various topics to increase the understanding of seizures and epilepsy.

2020 Virtual Iowa Seizure Smart Conference

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For Sponsorship/Exhibitor Opportunities contact Roxanne Cogil at or 515-238-7660!

Click here to download the Iowa Seizure Smart Conference flyer!

A link for a printable conference booklet will be available soon.

2020 Virtual Iowa Seizure Smart Conference Agenda

8:45 AM            Welcome – Jen Nelson, Advisory Board Chair, Epilepsy Foundation Iowa
8:50 AM            EF Iowa Programs, Services & Advocacy – Roxanne Cogil, BS, CBIS, Executive Director, Epilepsy Foundation Iowa
9:05 AM            Teen Speak Up Report – Trevor Phillips, 2020 Iowa Teen Speak Up Delegate
9:15 AM            Rescue Therapy for Seizures and Update on New Antiepileptic Medications – Sreenath Thati Ganganna, MBBS, MD
9:45 AM            New Surgical Strategies for the Treatment of Intractable Epilepsy – Brian J. Dlouhy, MD
10:15 AM          BREAK
10:30 AM          Epilepsy Self-Management – Gena R. Ghearing, MD
11:00 AM          Charting the Future: Pitfalls and Protections – Allison Nichol, Esq.
12:00 PM          Adjourn

2019 Iowa Seizure Smart Conference information can be found here.

2018 Iowa Seizure Smart Conference information can be found here.

2017 Iowa Seizure Smart Conference Information can be found here.

2016 Iowa Seizure Smart Conference Information can be found here.