Ask the Expert Webinar Series

This webinar series is open to AES members and non-members alike. Participate live or view the on-demand recordings at your convenience. The webinars feature a 10-minute presentation followed by 20-minutes of moderated discussion on the topic.

The American Epilepsy Society designates each activity for the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  listed below. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

How to Claim Credit

To claim CME/CE credit, you must submit the completed evaluation. After completing the evaluation, a print-ready PDF of your CME/CE certificate will be available for download.

 

Upcoming LIVE Webinars

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2019 Recordings

Ask the Expert Webinar: Screening in Psychosocial Comorbidities 
(recorded Tuesday, July 16, 2019)

Enduring Material: 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Free for members, $35 for non-members.

Presenters:
Heidi Munger Clary, MD, MPH, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
Janelle Wagner, PhD, Medical University South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Moderators:
Madison Berl, PhD, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Epilepsy clinicians will be introduced to simple, flexible screening instruments now available through AES.  The purpose is to improve comfort among a wide range of care providers in asking about psychosocial comorbidities by incorporating screening into routine epilepsy visits, using the newly published AES tools.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

The Universal Activity Number (UAN) for this webinar is JA0000810-9999-19-059-L04-P. This knowledge-based online activity has been approved for .5 contact hours.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is awarded up to .5 ANCC contact hours.

 

Ask the Expert Webinar: Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Efficacy of Cannabidiol in Treating Epilepsy

Enduring Material: 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Free for members, $35 for non-members.

Physicians and the healthcare team will be presented with current knowledge of cannabidiol, its mechanism of action, pharmacology as well as its safety and efficacy for children and adults with epilepsy. 

Presenter:
Orrin Devinsky, MD, NYU Lagone Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY

Moderators: 
Ignacio Valencia, MD, Drexel University College of MedicinePhiladelphia, PA 
Jeannine Conway, PharmD, BCPS, University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, Minneapolis, MN 

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). Ask the Expert Webinar: Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Efficacy of Cannabidiol in Treating Epilepsy is accredited for .5 Contact Hours as a knowledge-based activity. Universal Activity Number (UAN) is JA0000810-9999-19-036-L01-P.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is awarded up to .5 ANCC contact hours.

2018 Recordings

Ask the Expert Webinar: Update on the Evidence for the Treatment of Infantile Spasms (recorded Tuesday, July 24, 2018)
Enduring material, 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Presenter: Kelly Knupp, MD
Moderator: Dennis Dlugos, MD
 
Physicians and the healthcare team need to be knowledgeable about the latest evidence for the treatment of infantile spasms, including the benefits and risks when recommending treatment options, the challenge of infantile spasms relapse, and how etiology impacts treatment choice and outcome.
 
Members: Free
Non-members: $25

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

2017 Recordings

Ask the Experts Webinar: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of AEDs (recorded Tuesday, March 28, 2017)
Enduring material, 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  
Presenter, Timothy E. Welty, M.A., Pharm.D, FCCP 
Moderator, Dennis J. Dlugos, M.D.

Physicians and the healthcare team need to be knowledgeable regarding the basics of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) and the continuing importance of clinical evaluation in combination with TDM. 

Members: Free
Nonmembers: $49

Ask the Experts Webinar: Teratogenicity Prevention (recorded Tuesday, June 20, 2017)

Enduring material, 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 
Presenter, Alison M. Pack, M.D., M.P.H.
Moderator, Dennis J. Dlugos, M.D.

Care providers must consider the benefits and risks of AEDs for your patients, including benefits of seizure reductions and risks of teratogenicity when recommending treatment options. 

Members: Free
Nonmembers: $49

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.