For Healthcare Professionals

Welcome to the area of our website that is dedicated to healthcare professionals. Here we share information and useful resources to help further the exchange of knowledge and understanding about Dravet Syndrome among professionals.

Professional Conference

DSUK's conference for health and social care professionals takes place every other year and provides an opportunity to learn more about the latest news and developments directly from the UK's leading experts.

About Dravet Syndrome

New to Dravet Syndrome? You may find this comprehensive introduction useful; includes a detailed discussion of symptoms and current approaches to diagnosis and treatment.

Genetics of Dravet Syndrome

Comprehensive information resource about the underlying genetics of Dravet Syndrome, co-authored by our Medical Advisory Board member, Andreas Brunklaus

Dravet Syndrome and COVID-19 FAQs

Dravet-specific guidance on the implications of COVID-19, developed in consultation with our Medical Advisory Board, chaired by Professor Helen Cross. Includes Frequently Asked Questions and links to our webinar series.

The impact of COVID-19 on people affected by Dravet Syndrome

Findings from our survey conducted during the first wave of the pandemic. Now published online in Acta Neurologica Scandinavica.

COVID-19 - Useful Resources for HCPs

Here we've gathered together links to useful information resources and guidance regarding COVID-19 and people with Dravet Syndrome.

Medical Advisory Board

We’re extremely proud to be working alongside a hugely experienced and dedicated team of Professional Advisors.

Downloadable Guides

With our Medical Advisory Board, we have developed resources to increase knowledge about Dravet Syndrome among medical professionals and care providers.