Telemedicine for epilepsy management

24 Mar 2021 18:00 to 19:30


Exploring Connections – Delivering Essential Care in Neurology is an educational initiative designed to increase confidence in recognizing neurological syndromes and providing appropriate diagnosis and management.

The initiative is led by Professor Dr Heather Angus-Leppan, Consultant Neurologist and Epilepsy Lead at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, and Honorary Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital, University College London. The programme is delivered by an international faculty of neurology experts.



  • Welcome and introduction
    Heather Angus-Leppan, The Royal Free Hospital, UK
  • Telemedical care: benefits & risks for people with epilepsy
    Trish Greenhalgh, University of Oxford, UK
  • Guidance for routine telemedical care
    Roberto Caraballo, Garrahan Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Patient & professional education via telemedicine
    Najib Kissani, University Hospital Mohammed VI, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Panel discussion and evaluation of learning


This programme has been submitted for accreditation to the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).