Upcoming Events & Activities


Public Information Meeting:

Meet Ottawa’s new epileptologist, Dr. Tadeau Fantaneanu and find out about the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit at The Ottawa Hospital.

Guest Speakers:

Tadeu (Tad) Fantaneanu, MDCM, CSCN (EEG), FRCPC- Epileptologist, Neurologist

Gillian Reid-MacDonald, Advanced Practice Nurse of the Ottawa Hospital Epilepsy Team,  Neurosciences Manager

Tuesday, March 14
6:30 – 8:30 pm
The Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave., Room 109


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Epilepsy Ottawa’s 2017 Purple Day Celebration

Sunday, March 26
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Avenue West

Grab your loved ones, your ice skates and your favourite purple clothes, then join us for our Purple Day Celebration at Ottawa City Hall.

  • Mayor Jim Watson will present a Purple Day proclamation
  • City Councillor Mathieu Fleury will help us launch our Shine Light on Epilepsy immersive project.
  • Ice skating on Rink of Dreams (Don’t forget to bring your skates!)
  • Shriners Clowns
  • Ruby’s Cotton Candy Club with specialty flavour Purple Day Rocks!
  • Epilepsy trivia games
  • Thumbs Up for Epilepsy nail painting station
  • Shine Light on Epilepsy photo booth
  • And more!
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Social Group (activity TBD)

Monday, April 3, 2017
Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave. Room 212

Social Group (activity TBD)

Monday, June 5, 2017
Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave. Room 212