This webinar is designed to help special needs families reach a greater understanding of some of the different government benefits available. These benefits are discussed in clear, concise language, including how to qualify for, and the differences between, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicaid, Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) and Medicare.
Date: December 7, 2018
Speaker: Michael Beloff
Stratus Wealth Management
A discussion about the newly approved medication Epidiolex, which is a cannabidiol preparation. This talk will include how this medication compares to medical marijuana and other CBD preparations available, and what is known about the science of this medication, side effects and indications.
Date: 12/21/2018 Time: 8PM Speaker: Jennifer Madan-Cohen, MD
CT Children's Medical Center
Epilepsy Medical Director
Whats New in Epilepsy Surgery? Deep Brain Stimulation
This webinar will discuss in detail the evidence behind the utilization of DBS in medication refractory epilepsy, the indications for DBS implantation and the investigational processes confirming the candidacy and preceding the implantation, mechanism of action, the success rates as well as complications associated with DBS.
Date: January 15, 2019 Time: 4:00PM Speakers:
Aline Herlopian, MD
Jason Gerrard, MD
Yale University Medical Center