Epilepsy Awareness Day


Sidra Medicine will be hosting an Epilepsy Awareness Day Workshop in both Arabic and English. 

The event is free and aimed at School Nurses, School Teachers and Social Workers.

Location: Sidra Medicine Auditorium, Level 2 

Program (each session will run for 30 minutes) 

  1. Main Definition of Epilepsy, Dr. Khalid Ibrahim
  2. Treatment and Diagnosis, Dr. Amna Al Ahmed
  3. Factors Affecting the School-Aged Children, Dr. Rana Al Shami
  4. Management of Seizure – Nurse Coordinators, Kathie Teta

Arabic Session 

  • 7.00 - 8.00am Registration for Arabic session (Governmental Schools) 
  • 8.00 - 11.00am Full Program (Arabic)   
  • 9.30 - 10.00am Refreshments 
  • 11.00am - 12.00pm End/Prayer

English Session

  • 11.30am - 12.00pm  Registration for English Session (Private Schools) 
  • 12.00 - 3.00pm Full Program (English) 
  • 1.30 - 2.00pm Refreshments

Contact Info: Amal Chehab achehab@sidra.org, 40036759