Dr Manny Bagary

Regional Complex Epilepsy Clinic, Barberry Centre, Birmingham

Dr Bagary runs a tertiary epilepsy service in Birmingham which includes a surgical programme, VNS clinic, modified ketogenic diet service for adults and has a particular interest in mental health comorbidity in epilepsy.

Dr Bagary is actively involved in epilepsy research and is currently involved in a number of NIHR studies evaluating novel AEDs.

Dr Bagary is an elected council member and treasurer of the ILAE-UK Chapter. He is the CRN lead for epilepsy research in the West Midlands.

dont miss

Management of mental health comorbidity in Epilepsy

Quality of life is intrinsically related to seizure freedom. However, approximately 30% of patients with epilepsy (PWE) are drug resistant.

In this population, the main determinants of quality of life are neuropsychiatric comorbidity and AED toxicity. Neuropsychiatric comorbidity is often atypical and bidirectional.

This seminar will highlight the assessment and management of neuropsychiatric comorbidity in epilepsy which plays an essential part in optimising the quality of life in PWE.

Dr Manny Bagary will be speaking in the following theatre:

Theatre 7 - Wednesday 11.45 - 12.15: Management of mental health comorbidity in Epilepsy

EVEN MORE SEMINARS

  • Alesya Chichinkina: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Alesya Chichinkina
    NeuroNet - NeuroChat

    Neurotechnologies in Russia – from lab to fast-growing market

  • Dr Srinivas Lanka: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Srinivas Lanka
    Cygnet Health Care

    Measuring Outcomes in Neuropsychiatry

  • Graham Race: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Graham Race
    Queen Elizabeth Foundation Accessible Aviation

    Your Guide to Flying with a Disability

  • Prof Sara Demain: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Prof Sara Demain
    University of Plymouth

    Self-Management in Neuro-Rehabilitation

  • Martin Knight MD FRCS MBBS: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Martin Knight MD FRCS MBBS
    The Spinal Foundation

    Indications and long-term outcomes for Transforaminal Endoscopic Lumbar Decompression and Foraminoplasty (TELDF)