About AES

The American Epilepsy Society is a community of physicians, scientists, advanced practice providers, nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, engineers, pharmacists, advocates, and other professionals engaged in the understanding, diagnosis, study, prevention, treatment, and cure of epilepsy.

We are dedicated to advancing knowledge and supporting evidence-based clinical practice to improve outcomes for persons with epilepsy and their families.

We value:

  • Better outcomes for persons with epilepsy
  • Innovation
  • Inclusivity, diversity, and equity
  • Collaboration
  • Fairness, transparency, integrity, and excellence


Want to learn more? Please see our strategic plan for details about our vision, goals, and objectives as a Society.