Thanks to Torie Robinson of Epilepsy Sparks for conducting an epilepsy sparks insight interview with Prof. Sanjay Sisodiya about his research and involvement with Climate Change and Epilepsy.
Video from Torie Robinson – Epilepsy Sparks Insights
Introduction to the Talk
Climate change is real. Awfully real. Hear of the real threats posed by climate change to those with epilepsy and what we can do to help make a change and minimise risk. With global lead Prof. Sanjay Sisodiya – Consultant Neurologist at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology & Neurosurgery, UK.
How is climate change already affecting those with epilepsy?
What does the future hold on the current trajectory?
What can clinicians do to minimise risk and change our course?
What can patients and families do to minimise risk and change our course?
Prof. Sanjay Sisodiya is a Consultant Neurologist at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology & Neurosurgery, UK.
He is also:
Institute Deputy Director Sustainability & Climate Change and Consultant Neurologist
Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy
Director of Genomics, Epilepsy Society
Lead, EpilepsyClimateChange and ILAE Climate Change Commission
AHC UK would like to thank Torie Robinson for giving us permission on posting the above material.