The purpose of this FOA is to solicit applications for an Epilepsy Center without Walls focused on collaborative preclinical and clinical research to prepare for translational and clinical development of disease modifying or prevention therapies for epilepsy. An additional goal is to develop community partnerships and community resources to advance development of such therapies.
March 8, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on this date.
Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
Mental Health and Epilepsy
Psychiatric comorbidities are frequent in people with epilepsy, occurring in 1 of 3 with mood and anxiety disorders predominant. For Mental Health Awareness, here are some articles for your review: