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Wed, 04/12/2017
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is one of the largest funders of epilepsy research in the United States. Their $157.9 million-a-year investment in epilepsy research represents around 82% of the epilepsy research that is not coming from...
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Wed, 04/12/2017
AK Birnbaum, IE Leppik, K Svendsen, L Eberly. Neurology, 2017; 88: 751-757. Purpose There are 30,000 seniors (65 and over) with epilepsy in the United States. It’s hard to identify and treat seizures in older persons because symptoms of seizures may...
Athletes vs Epilepsy $1 million Shootout
Tue, 04/04/2017
On Monday, April 10, Athletes vs Epilepsy Ambassador and professional golfer Jeff Klauk and Perfect Golf Event will hold the first $1 Million Shootout to benefit the Epilepsy Foundation’s Athletes vs Epilepsy initiative and the Epilepsy Foundation...
Seizure
Tue, 03/28/2017
The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE), the world’s leading professional organization working on behalf of epilepsy, has published new ways of classifying and naming the many different types of seizures. It took many years for this work to...
Jim Ross
Mon, 03/27/2017
The Epilepsy Foundation is pleased to present the 2017 Sara Stubblefield Award for Advocacy to Jim Ross. Jim and his wife Victoria launched a successful campaign in Connecticut to allow trained, non-medical school personnel to administer anti-...

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