Apr 16, 2020
MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT Actor and friend of the Epilepsy Foundation, Greg Grunberg (“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” “A Star is Born,” “Star Trek Beyond”), is hosting a Facebook Live with the Epilepsy Foundation. Greg will discuss his work helping...
Apr 13, 2020
MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT The Epilepsy Foundation Metro DC is hosting its nationwide Walk to END EPILEPSY® D.C. originally planned on the National Mall as a Virtual Walk to raise funds in support of the 74,000 people in Metro DC living with epilepsy....
Apr 6, 2020
New World Changer Award, Online Group and Virtual Talent Show Bring Members Together LANDOVER, Md. – Epilepsy Foundation announced today it is rolling out new initiatives for its more than 2,500 Kids Crew members so that they can learn, spread...
Apr 1, 2020
LANDOVER, Md. – Epilepsy Foundation today announced that Mary Ann Brodie is the recipient of its 2020 Lifetime Accelerator Award, which honors commitment to new epilepsy therapies. Ms. Brodie is the executive director of the Epilepsy Study...
Mar 26, 2020
LANDOVER, Md. – Epilepsy Foundation today announced the appointment of Laura Thrall as the Epilepsy Foundation’s new president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective April 13, 2020. Thrall brings more than 30 years of leadership experience in...

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The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

 
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