National Neurology Grand Rounds


Epilepsy and Rapid Eye Movement Sleep

Speaker: Dr. Marcus C. Ng, BMSc, MD (STIR), FRCPC, CSCN (EEG), FACNS

Assistant Professor of Neurology / Epileptologist
Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba, Max Rady College of Medicine


Date: November 29, 2019, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. EST

Location: University Hospital, Auditorium D, BLL -103  

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand clinical observations into the effect of REM sleep on seizures and epilepsy
  2. Recognize potential mechanisms accounting for clinical observations
  3. Appreciate new advances and research into REM sleep and epilepsy

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This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

These rounds are restricted to Health Care Professionals.