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The Dr. Alfonsina Q. Davies
Epilepsy Foundation

February 2015

Nina's oil painting  to have a place of honor  at UCLA
The painting of Dr. Alfonsina (Nina) Q, Davies finally has a home. It will be on display in a prominent place in the  new Department of Neurosurgery at UCLA.

She is being honored trough her generosity and that of  her parents' who endowed a chair in her name. The Dr. Alfonsina Q. Davies Endowed Chair for Epilepsy Research. It is the first of its kind at UCLA. 

It will specifically focus on the primary causes of epilepsy that can be surgically treated.

We commissioned her portrait to a well known artist, Del Parsons.
The Effects of Epilepsy on the Body
Be sure and click below. You can't believe  the suffering  that people  with this disease  have to endure day after day.  Except for the last one on pregnancy,  our Nina had to suffer each and everyone of the effects mentioned above.
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Nina's oil Painting  to be placed at UCLA
How Epilepsy Affects the Body (graphic)

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