Seizure Recognition and Response

Date: 05/14/2013

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Location: Garden Room Kirby Student Center (KSC)

Cost: Free

Description:

UMD EMPLOYEE WELLNESS PROGRAM
http://www.d.umn.edu/umdhr/Training/spring2013/

Description:
Do you know that one in ten people will have a seizure in their lifetime? Do you know how to respond to someone who is having a seizure? Attend this presentation to learn about the four most common seizure types, what to do and what not to do, and how to determine when a seizure becomes an emergency. Licensed professionals who attend this session are eligible for one free CEU.

Facilitator: Mary Giese is the Community Outreach Coordinator for the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota. She serves 15 counties of Northern Minnesota and her position is to educate, connect and empower people affected by seizure disorders.

 

Contact:

  • Name: Rachel Gilbertson
  • E-mail: rmgilber@d.umn.edu
  • Phone: 218-726-6753
  • Sponsored by: Duluth-Health Coach/Wellness, Duluth-Human Resources

More information: http://www.d.umn.edu/umdhr/Training/spring2013/

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Rachel Gilbertson, rmgilber@d.umn.edu, 218-726-6753.

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