Epilepsy and COVID-19: What Providers Need to Know – Webinar Resources (May 2020)

In observance of Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month, the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) partnered with the Epilepsy Foundation to increase awareness about epilepsy and to share timely resources with health centers and other organizations to support people living with epilepsy, including within Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities.

Learning Objectives: 

After watching this webinar, participants will:

  1. Have an increased awareness about epilepsy basics and disparities,
  2. Get an overview of seizure First Aid,
  3. Have an understanding of epilepsy in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic,
  4. Learn about epilepsy self-management programs, and
  5. Find out more about epilepsy provider training opportunities.


  • Jen Lee, MPH | Director of Community Services and Partnerships, AAPCHO (Moderator)
  • Dr. Steve Owens | Vice President of Programs & Services, Epilepsy Foundation of America

Intended Audiences:

Health centers and other organizations that serve Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities.

Webinar Resources: