Jun 5, 2019
Rebekkah Halliwell and Slater Heidrich   LOS ANGELES — The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles received a $20,000 donation from Slater Heidrich, a teen with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy who hosted a fundraising concert at The...
May 31, 2019
  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Jacqueline French, M.D., chief medical and innovation officer of the Epilepsy Foundation and professor of neurology at NYU Langone Health's Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, testified today at the U.S. Food & Drug...
May 24, 2019
MIAMI — The Epilepsy Foundation awarded a total of $200,000 in grants to two finalists who competed in the 8th Annual Shark Tank Competition on May 24 held at the 2019 Antiepileptic Drug & Device (AEDD) Trials conference in Florida. Inspired by...
May 17, 2019
  LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation applauds the Administration for pulling back harmful provisions proposed last November that would have impeded access to life-changing, oftentimes life-saving, anticonvulsants for the 1.1 million...
May 14, 2019
LOS ANGELES — The Epilepsy Foundation is hosting its 13th Annual Care & Cure Benefit on May 30, 2019, at 6 p.m. P.T. at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. The fundraising event will honor film director Shira Piven ("Welcome to Me...

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