Events

March 5, 2014

CHICAGO MARATHON INFORMATION The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is grateful to once again be a Contributing Charity of the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. With 1.5 million spectators, 45,000 runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries – this is one of the premier marathons in the world…and it’s right here […]

Start: March 5, 2014
End: November 9, 2014
Venue: Chicago Marathon, Naperville Marathon, Zombie 5K
Address:
IL, United States
September 18, 2014

Come check out children’s artwork by EFGC Studio E participants! Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program is offered by the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (EFGC) in partnership with Lundbeck. Through a series of group sessions led by art therapists, children and adults living with epilepsy are encouraged to explore creative expression in a safe […]

Start: September 18, 2014
End: September 18, 2014
Venue: Glenview Savers
Address:
9840 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL, United States, 60025
September 20, 2014

REGISTER ONLINE by clicking here  A FREE PROGRAM brought to you by Alexian Brothers, EFGC, and the Northwest Suburban Community Action Board on Saturdays from 10:00am—11:30am. September 20  |  Epilepsy and Employment: Lisa Harrison Director of Recruitment and Workforce Planning at Alexian Brothers Health Systems and Carrie McAteer President of the Danny Did Foundation, Board of […]

Start: September 20, 2014
End: November 1, 2014
Address:
United States
September 25, 2014

A new FREE program running Sept 25th till Oct 30th specifically targeted at career-minded people with epilepsy who have been employed in the last 3 years or are currently underemployed. We’ll meet Thursdays from 5:30 – 7:30pm at 17 N. State Street, Chicago, IL on the 8th floor in room 820 – except Oct 2nd when we will […]

Start: September 25, 2014
End: October 30, 2014
Address:
17 N State St, Room 820, Chicago, IL, United States, 60602
September 27, 2014

Join us on Saturday, September 27, 2014 for our FREE Managing Students with Seizures: Training for School Nurses program at NorthShore Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, IL. Topics to be discussed include seizure signs and symptoms, managing students with seizures, and concussion management. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Free 3.2 contact hours are […]

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: NorthShore Glenbrook Hospital
Address:
2180 Pfingsten Road, Glenview, IL, United States, 60026
September 30, 2014

Wow Peer Alliance is celebrating it’s one year anniversary!  Fado Irish pub. 6-8pm  No cover. 20% of food purchased will benefit Peer Alliance.   Proceeds raised go towards Peer Alliance programs and events. Our group creates a community for adults affected by epilepsy – we believe no one should stand alone!

Start: September 30, 2014
End: September 30, 2014
Venue: Fado's Bar
Address:
100 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL, United States
October 4, 2014

The next teen group session will be taking place at the Lombard Rollerskating Rink on October 4th, 2014. Join us for this free event – a fun afternoon of open skating, pizza, and pop! We need an exact head count, so please RSVP to Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or tschultz@epilepsychicago.org no later than […]

Start: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lombard Roller Rink
Address:
201 W. 22nd St., Lombard, IL, United States
November 15, 2014

Join us on Saturday, November 15, 2014, for our 5th Annual Epilepsy Consumer Conference at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel. This is a free event that covers a wide variety of issues surrounding the epilepsy community by renowned neurologists and medical professionals. Topics to be discussed include epilepsy therapies, seizure detention devices, women and […]

Start: November 15, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 15, 2014 3:45 pm
Venue: Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel
Address:
733 W. Madison St, Chicago, IL, United States, 60611