African American Epilepsy Education Patient Program

presented by:

Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Neurology


Thursday, January 18, 2018
6:00 - 7:30 pm


Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
315 E Warren Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201

6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Registration and Welcome Reception

6:30 pm to 6:35 pm
Opening Comments
Deepti Zutshi, MD, Assistant Professor

6:35 pm to 6:45 pm
Epilepsy 101: Basics of Care and Treatment
Maysaa Basha, MD, Associate Professor

6:45 pm to 6:55 pm
“My Personal Experience with Epilepsy”
Guest Speaker: Ms. Jeanetta Black

6:55 pm to 7:20 pm
Patient Discussion: Open Question and Answer session with Faculty 
Dr. Aashit K. Shah, Professor of Neurology
Dr. Kushak Suchdev, Assistant Professor
Dr. Rohit Marawar, Assistant Professor

7:20 pm to 7:30 pm
Closing Comments and Remarks
Deepti Zutshi, MD, Assistant Professor

Valet parking will be provided and light snacks will be served.

Please RSVP to Carla Santiago: (313) 745-7186 or