"Toasting 20 Years of Excellence in Epilepsy Research, Education and Care," will be held from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at Embers Restaurant in Montgomery. The event will raise funds for epilepsy research at the Cincinnati Epilepsy Center at the Neuroscience Institute at University Hospital and the University of Cincinnati (UC).
The event is hosted by Embers owner John Zipperstein, and Michael Privitera, MD, director of the Cincinnati Epilepsy Center and vice chair of the department of neurology at UC.
The evening will feature wine-tasting and hors d’oeuvres, guest bartenders and a silent auction of fine wines and gifts. The recommended donation is $50 per person. For reservations and information, contact Kathy Nullmeier at the UC Foundation at (513) 558-6769 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Neuroscience Institute, a regional center of excellence at the University of Cincinnati and University Hospital, is dedicated to patient care, research, education, and the development of new treatments for stroke, brain and spinal tumors, epilepsy, traumatic brain and spinal injury, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, disorders of the senses (swallowing, voice, hearing, pain, taste and smell), and psychiatric conditions (bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and depression).