Epilepsy: Overcoming the Challenges of Today & Accelerating Toward Tomorrow


The first morning session includes the following topics:

  • Introductions/Overview
    Patricia Osborne Shafer, RN, MN Associate Editor and Community Manager, Epilepsy Foundation: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Starts at 10:20

  • Challenges of Epilepsy
    Elson So, MD, Mayo Clinic, President, American Epilepsy Society
    Starts at 16:00
  • Through Our Eyes
    Patricia Barnes, Artist and Epilepsy Advocate
    Krystina Bertoldi, Epilepsy Advocate, San Francisco, CA
    Starts at 41:25
  • The Epilepsy Pipeline 2014
    Warren Lammert, Chairman, Epilepsy Foundation
    Starts at 57:22
  • New Drugs: How to Make One and What's Coming
    Roger J. Porter, MD, Chief Scientific Officer, Epilepsy Foundation
    Starts at  1:23:52

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Epilepsy Pipeline 2014 - Family Day, Part 2

2014 Epilepsy Pipeline Conference

On June 5-7, 2014 in San Francisco, CA, the Epilepsy Therapy Project, an initiative of the Epilepsy Foundation presented the 4th Biennial Epilepsy Pipeline Conference 2014, held at the Hyatt Regency, San Francisco.

Showcasing the most promising epilepsy therapies from healthcare companies dedicated to pioneering and advancing drugs, biologics, technologies and devices for epilepsy and seizures, this year's conference featured the third annual "Shark Tank" competition, in addition to a day designated for people with epilepsy, families and advocates. The conference brought together decision-makers with a stake in the field of epilepsy treatment, therapeutic innovation and product development. Speakers and attendees included emerging biotech and medical technology companies, major pharmaceutical and device companies, and researchers and innovators at the cutting-edge of epilepsy and CNS treatment advances.

Read the press release for more information