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WOMEN STRONG WEBINAR WITH EPILEPSY EQUITY FOCUS
July 11, 2020
Join Epilepsy Foundation of Alabama for a webinar presentation on Health for Women and Girls with Epilepsy on Sat., July 11 at 10:00 a.m. CT.
The presentation will include an intro from Thometta Cozart, Director of Multicultural Affairs for the Epilepsy Foundation of America. She will share information about the foundation’s efforts surrounding epilepsy equity and outreach to minority communities. #EpilepsyEquity
Then, we will hear overall tips for women caregivers of those with severe epilepsy, and recent data related to UAB Medicine Dr. DeWolfe’s study on “Women with Epilepsy: Advancements in Care during Pregnancy.”
It will include other topics such as: Hormonal changes that can impact epilepsy from puberty through menopause; birth control, family planning and anti-seizure medications; pregnancy, neuro-developmental outcomes and breastfeeding; overall general health for women with epilepsy & more.