Speaker: Gordon Buchanan, MD, PhD (Yale School of Medicine)
Title: "State Dependence of Seizure-Related Death"
1) Familiarize the audience with sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)
2) Discuss the relationship between sleep & epilepsy
3) Demonstrate the relevance of sleep state to SUDEP
4) Discuss the effects of sleep and seizures on cardio-respiratory control