Elie Bou Assi

Elie Bou Assi received his BE and ME degrees in biomedical engineering from Holy Spirit University of Kaslik in 2012 and 2014, respectively. He is currently a PhD candidate in the Polystim Neurotechnologie Laboratory, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is supported by a doctoral scholarship from Agence universitaire de la francophonie. His research interests cover the prediction of epileptic seizures and the localization of seizure onset zones in patients with refractory epilepsy.

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A Functional-genetic Scheme for Seizure Forecasting in Canine Epilepsy
Epilepsy is a chronic condition characterized by recurrent, spontaneous, and unpredictable seizures resulting from the abnormal and excessive synchronization of groups of neurons. While first line of treatment consists of anti-epileptic medication, about a third of patients are refractory. Epilepsy... Read more