|Conferences and Programs
Abington Memorial Hospital – Wednesday, March 14 – 6:30 pm – 8 pm – Mood & Memory
Come hear Pat Anasiewicz, RN, MSN, MBA, a Community Health Outreach Nurse from Lansdale Hospital discuss the effects of epilepsy/seizure disorder on your mood and memory. For questions or to register, contact Sue Livingston at email@example.com.
Park City Mall – Lancaster – Tuesday, April 17 – 6 pm – 7 pm – Young Adult Epilepsy Meeting
This special hour-long meet and greet program, specifically for ages 14-22 will concentrate on group interactions and discussion on age-appropriate topics of interest. The group will meet in the Food Court outside of JC Penney. Refreshments and dessert will be provided. To RSVP, contact Kerri Michnya at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lehigh Valley Health Network – Saturday, April 28 – 8 am – 1 pm – Lehigh Valley Epilepsy Education & Information Exchange
Epilepsy experts from the Lehigh Valley area and Philadelphia discuss a range of topics including, the basics of epilepsy and the cognitive effects of epilepsy. There will be two tracks, one concentrating on children and epilepsy and the other specifically for adults and epilepsy. For more information or to register, please visit www.lehighvalley.kintera.org.
Lancaster Farm & Home Center – Wednesday, May 16 – 6 pm – 8 pm – Epilepsy & Research: A Focus on the Future
The EFEPA is pleased to announce their fourth annual conference in the Lancaster area. This evening conference welcomes Dr. Brian Litt of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Penn Engineering Program, who will provide the most current information about epilepsy/seizure disorder, research and future treatment options for people affected by seizures. For more information or to register, visit www.lancastercounty.kintera.org.
Saturday, May 12 – 5:30 pm – Phillies Fundraiser -Citizens Bank Park
The Philadelphia – Main Line Alumnae Club of Pi Beta Phi is holding their annual Phillies game to benefit Camp Achieve. Join them on May 12th as they watch the Phillies take on the San Diego Padres. There will be a pre-game tailgate at 5:30 and the game begins at 7:05 pm. Tickets are $80 per person and include the pre-game tailgate. For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact Madeline Bergman at email@example.com.
Saturday, June 16- 9:00 am – Summer Stroll 2012 – Forbidden Drive
Come join over 700 walkers as they stroll along Forbidden Drive, raising money and awareness of epilepsy. One of the Foundation’s largest events, Summer Stroll features a 5 mile walk in beautiful Fairmont Park and a picnic filled with food, games and fun. It is the perfect time for you to come and meet other members of the EFEPA family and network. For more information and to register visit: www.strollforepilepsypa.kintera.org.
Sunday, August 19 – August 24th – Camp Achieve 2012 – Camp Green Lane
Children and Teens, ages 8-17 with a primary diagnosis of epilepsy are invited to apply to attend Camp Achieve, a week-long overnight camp in Green Lane, PA. Camp Achieve, staffed with nurses and neurologists, is the perfect place for your child or teen to swim, canoe and participate in fun activities while being educated and meeting others with a similar diagnosis. Please note that applications will be mailed out to all previous campers, you do not need to contact the EFEPA. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.