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Study team:

  • Peter Scal, MD, MPH (PI, University of Minnesota)

 

Project identifier:
SIP 14-007 : Managing Epilepsy Well (MEW) Collaborating Center

The purpose of this study is to develop an online self-management program for youth and young adults (ages 13-19) with epilepsy that is grounded in behavioral science and youth development theory. The project will include a systematic review of the literature related to pediatric self-management; a series of focus groups with youth with epilepsy, parents/guardians of youth with epilepsy, and key informants; the creation of an advisory group comprised of youth with epilepsy to assist with program design and content; and intervention evaluation.

 

 

 

 

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