The Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (NGHA) and King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS) are pleased to announce the upcoming Pediatric Epilepsy Course which will be held on 13-October 2018 in the Large Auditorium , King Abdullah Specialized Children's Hospital, Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs, Riyadh.
- Define: seizure, epilepsy, epilepsy syndrome and be able to provide a simple classification of epilepsy.
- Describe the different seizure types (absence, myoclonic, tonic clonic, tonic, atonic, focal motor and focal sensory)
- Give differential diagnosis for seizures, and how to distinguish epilepsy from syncopes (simple faints, reflex anoxic seizure, breath holding) and inattention (day-dreaming)
- Manage the first seizure event (not status epilepticus management)
- Physicians: 500 SR
- Others: 300 SR
For more information and registration, kindly check the poster and contact:
PTC Registration Office, 2nd Floor, Deanship of Postgraduate Education Bldg.
Mailing Address: MC 3115, P.O. Box 22490, Riyadh 11426, KSA
Tel. No.: (+966 11) 429 1111 Ext. 91024
Fax No.: (+966 11) 429 1111 Ext. 91132