AMERICAN EPILEPSY SOCIETY w w w. A E S N E T. o r g Volume 21, No. 2 SpringSummer 2012 AES 2012 Annual Meeting in San Diego Join us in sunny San Diego, CA for the 2012 Annual Meeting. The meeting
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 AES News is published three times a year by the American Epilepsy Society, American Branch, International League Against Epilepsy. Editor Deepak K. Lachhwani, M.B.B.S., M.D
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 FROM THE BOARD ROOM An Interview with Jacqueline A. French, M.D. Dr. Jacqueline French is a professor in the Department of Neurology NYU, in the Comprehensive Epilepsy Cent
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE REPORT Epilepsy Across the Spectrum Promoting Health and Understanding httpwww.iom.eduReports2012EpilepsyAcrosstheSpectrum.aspx The Institute of Medic
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 MEMBERS IN THE NEWS Congratulations to the following AES members who received awards at the recent American Academy of Neurology AAN Meeting. Beth Malow, M.D., M.S., Vande
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 NINDS UPDATE NIH Neurotherapeutics Development Opportunities By Brandy Fureman, Ph.D. In addition to a longstanding and ongoing commitment to basic science and clinical res
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 2012 Walk a Success for AES We are proud to report not only that AES brought the second largest group of walkers to the Walk for Epilepsy on the Mall in Washington, D.C. o
AESNEWS AES Annual Meeting in San Diego Continued from page 1 Annual Course Managing Common Complex Symptomatic Epilepsies Tumors and Trauma Professionals in Epilepsy Care PEC Symposium Transitionin
AESNEWS Announcing EMUcaring.org Continued from page 1 The EMU Patient Safety Workgroup was developed four years ago by the AES Board to meet member needs for best practice documentation. It started w
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 SIGnals SIGnals For more on whats happening with your favorite SIG, log on to Professional Connections and join the discussion. You will find SIGs under the Directory Tab.
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 SIGnals Continued from page 10 depending on the duration, etiology and the underlying condition of the patient. This years SIG will focus on refractory Status Epilepticus.
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 SIGnals Continued from page 11 different approaches, critical features of behavioral interventions for seizures will become apparent in the discussion. In addition, we will
AESNEWS SPRINGSUMMER 2012 CALENDAR OF EVENTS August 19 24, 2012 Gordon Research Conference Mechanisms of Epilepsy Neuronal Synchronization Waterville Valley Resort, NH Application deadline July 22