Dr. Joseph Sirven Mayo Clinic, USA

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Biography

Joseph Sirven (Joe) is a Professor of Neurology and Chairman of the Department of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona and co-Director of the Epilepsy Program at Mayo Clinic Arizona. He is currently Education chair for the Epilepsy Section of the American Academy of Neurology, Chair of the Annual... read moreCourse Committee for the American Epilepsy Society and Chair-elect of the Professional Advisory Board for the Epilepsy Foundation. He is also editor-in-chief of epilepsy.com. Dr. Sirven has published extensively on epilepsy and its treatment. His interests in epilepsy include status epilepticus, surgical therapy, epilepsy in older adults and psychosocial issues particularly those involving Hispanic populations and transportation. He is editor of 4 textbooks: Clinical Neurology of the Older Adult, the American Epilepsy Society's Introduction to Epilepsy; Clinical Epilepsy, and An Atlas of Video EEG Monitoring.