Epilepsy Foundation Maryland

EF Maryland
Over 70,000 People in Maryland are Living with Epilepsy

The Epilepsy Foundation Maryland provides programs and services that support people and families impacted by epilepsy. With the strength of a national organization and network of epilepsy experts, EFM provides national scope and local impact.


From ground breaking research to SUDEP support, local educational programs and a 24/7 Helpline, Epilepsy Foundation Maryland is here to serve you.


We are leading the fight to END EPILEPSY® in Maryland by supporting and mobilizing the epilepsy community through educational activities, direct services, advocacy, as well as research to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives. The Foundation also seeks to educate the general public to better understand epilepsy and seizure disorders, including knowing proper seizure first aid.

How to Contact Our Staff

Email us at maryland@efa.org

Upcoming Events

Seizure Monitoring and Seizure Dogs

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Join us September 27, 2023, at 7:00PM to learn about seizure monitoring and seizure dogs. Register at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwuf-iqqTMsE9CHZzkoB_BXcfRKiIUQMiH7
MD/ DC Adult Epilepsy Support Group

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Join our MD/ DC Adult Epilepsy Support Group on the 2nd Thursday of every month! Register at https://bit.ly/44y3nCL
Options when Medications Fail

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Join us October 25, 2023, to learn about options when medications fail. Register at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAsfu2sqTgpG9wHF4DmPs5rxkPUHOEPz6Cl

Ira Rosenzwog Memorial College Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2023 Ira Rosenzwog Memorial College Scholarship.  The recipient of the 2023 Ira Rosenzwog Memorial Scholarship will be a student who shows courage when dealing with epilepsy and seizures, a strong commitment to their education, and must reside in Maryland. Two scholarships will be awarded to students living with epilepsy for use towards undergraduate tuition at a 2-year college, 4-year college, or a trade/technical school in the amount up to $4,000 per year. Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA. Semester grades must be submitted to continue to receive the award. <strong>To be considered for the application, you will need to complete an application which you can <a href="https://nam12.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgo.epilepsy.com%2Fl%2F879782%2F2023-02-15%2F4hbnn%2F879782%2F1676486557KYNFDwtt%2F2023_Rosenzwog_Scholarship_Application.docx&amp;data=05%7C01%7Ckeyring%40efa.org%7C5f4711f137654244173c08db0f85b896%7Cca262f74852b4beb835a4f44c8ca4bf1%7C0%7C0%7C638120839229002333%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&amp;sdata=7mbnfle1N%2BuAuKbre8TQNhEOUBq7gD38Yuppe1iOM4c%3D&amp;reserved=0">download here</a>. Or email thederick@efa.org</strong>

Contact Us


3540 Crain Highway, Ste. 675, Bowie, MD 20716

Mailing Address

3540 Crain Highway, Ste. 675, Bowie, MD 20716

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