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“The Effects of Epilepsy on Memory Function”
Thursday, June 6, 2013
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EASTERN TIME
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PACIFIC TIME

Patricia Banks, MSNED, Epilepsy Counselor
National Office of Neurology, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center

Patients and Caregivers can participate by phone by dialing:
Dial-in: 1-800-767-1750  | Access Code:  45129#

Description: The Epilepsy Center of Excellence and the Employee Education System are proud to announce a series of audio conferences providing education and training to VA patients and caregivers to improve the health and well-being of Veteran patients with epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

Outcome Objectives:

  • Define Epilepsy
  • Identify the impact of Epilepsy on memory
  • Describe types of memory loss
  • Discuss epileptic phases in which memory loss occurs
  • Explain the effects of Epilepsy treatment on memory
  • Identify interventions which may enhance recall and memory preservation


Upcoming FY13 Patient/Caregiver Audio Conference:

“Women With Epilepsy”
August 1, 2013 - Denise Riley, ARNP, Gainesville VAMC

If you have any questions please contact Ryan Rieger, National Administrative Director, at 415-221-4810 x4119 or by email at



CURE For questions, please contact the CURE office, 312.255.1801, or email

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