The Epilepsy.com Editorial Board is comprised of renowned experts who cover a wide range of disciplines in the field of epilepsy treatment and research. They are constantly adding critically important content to help users learn about the spectrum of epilepsy and seizures, discover the latest news on treatments, understand how to manage epilepsy, and find help for living with seizures.

Andres M. Kanner MD
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Elaine Wirrell MD
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Patty Osborne Shafer RN, MN
Associate Editor / Community Manager

Topic editors

Editors Emeritus

Contributors and Previous Editors

Epilepsy.com Staff

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  • Elaine Kiriakopoulos MD, MSc
    Roving Editor / Director of Health Communications & Engagement
    Boston, MA
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    Manager of Communications
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    Program Manager of Wellness Institute
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    Communications Program Manager Wellness Institute
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