Minute by Minute
Minute by Minute is intended to raise awareness of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a rare and severe form of epilepsy that accounts for as few as 1%-4% of cases of childhood epilepsy.
LGS is one of the most complex epileptic disorders to treat and manage. The video features two families living with LGS and offers perspectives from physician experts and patient advocates.
Featured in Minute by Minute:
John Pellock, MD
Chair, Division of Child Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University
Tracy Glauser, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Patient Advocate Patricia Gibson, MSSW, ACSW, Wake Forest University, who has worked extensively with families to provide education and resources to help them cope with LGS, offers her perspective.
Christina is the Founder and President of the LGS Foundation. Her brother was diagnosed with LGS when he was 3. Christina brings her knowledge of LGS and experience of watching her own brother transition from childhood to adolescence and adulthood.
Jeff Kennedy directed the film. Eisai Inc. produced this video in cooperation with the LGS Foundation.
John Pellock, MD, Tracy Glauser, MD, Patricia Gibson, MSSW, ACSW, and Christina SanInocencio are paid consultants of Eisai Inc.