Annual Reports

The American Epilepsy Society deeply appreciates all the ways that members, donors, grantmakers, industry supporters, volunteers, and others make our work possible. Thank you for all you do.


AES By the Numbers 2018AES By the Numbers 2019AES By the Numbers 2020


Click to enlarge [PDF]


Click to enlarge [PDF]

by the numbers


Click to enlarge [PDF]

Thank You to Our 2021 Donors

Legacy Circle arrow_drop_down
Vicki D. Anderson*
Nancy M. Andrews Estate*
Peter & Suzanne Berry Family Trust
Donna M. Brastine Irrevocable Trust*
Arthur John Carlson*
Lois M. Catano Trust*
Mary Winifred Dilbeck *
Henry M. Fenton Trust*
Dr. Robert and Donna Fisher
Evangeline Amelia Fowler Estate*
Eugene H. Hussey Revocable Trust *
Barbara Johnson *
William Wayne Kizer Trust*
Charles Robert Morhauser *
Donald C. Parrott Trust *
Lorraine M. Parrott Trust *
Sarah Penry*
Drs. Michael D. Privitera and Marcia Kaplan
Anne Rubin Trust*Anna L. Scovell*
Kira Sergievsky Trust*
Dennis A. Sokol
Dorothy R. Talbert Revocable Trust*

Richard L. Zambrano Irrevocable Trust


* Deceased

Innovator Circle arrow_drop_down
Gregory L. Barkley, MD
Elinor Ben-Menachem, MD, PhD, FAES
Color Street Foundation Inc.
Robert B. Duckrow, MD and Elizabeth Duckrow, MS
Rosalyn and Irwin Engelman Philanthropic Fund
Jacqueline A. French, MD, FAES
Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD
Jaideep Kapur, MD, PhD, FAES
Ilo E. Leppik, MD
Eli M. Mizrahi, MD
Martin D. Penry
Raman Sankar, MD, PhD, FAES
Shlomo Shinnar, MD, PhD and Ruth Shinnar, RN
Elson L. So, MD, FAES and Judy So
Dennis D. Spencer, MD, FAES
John M. and Joan F. Thalheimer Family Charitable Foundation
Nora W. Wong, PhD
Andrew Zillgitt, DO, FAES
Discovery Circle arrow_drop_down
Tallie Z. Baram, MD, PhD
Benevity Community Impact Fund
Gregory K. Bergey, MD, FAES
Thomas P. Bleck, MD, FAES
Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD, FAES
Kevin E. Chapman, MD, FAES
Steve C. Danzer, PhD
R. Edward Faught, MD, FAES
William D. Gaillard, MD, FAES
Sheryl Haut, MD
Lawrence J. Hirsch, MD
Robert E. Hogan, MD, FAES
John Huguenard, PhD
Frances E. Jensen, MD, FAES
Barbara C. Jobst, MD, PhD, FAES
Fred A. Lado, MD, PhD
Kimford J. Meador, MD, FAES
Eileen M. Murray, MM, CAE
Suzan Nadi, PhD
Network for Good
Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD, FAES
Susan J. Oliver, MBA
Manisha N. Patel, PhD
Page Penell, MD, FAES
Serge Pierre-Louis, MD, MPH
Alex Pines
Roger J. Porter, MD, FAES
Mark Richardson, MD, PhD
Paul A. Rutecki, MD
Ahmed H. Sadek, MD
Kenneth W. Sommerville, MD, FAES
Marianna V. Spanaki, MD, PhD, MBA, FAES
Tricia Y. Ting, MD, FAES

Explorers Circle arrow_drop_down
Sami Aboumatar, MD
Susan L. Axelrod, MBA
Christina A. Bergqvist, MD
Samuel F. Berkovic, MD
Gordon F. Buchanan, MD, PhD, FAES
Juan C. Bulacio, MD
David Burkholder, MD
Robyn M. Busch, PhD, FAES
Charities Aid Foundation of America
Jeannie Chin, PhD
Kelly Conner, PhD, MMSc, MS, PA-C
Douglas A. Coulter, PhD, FAES
Nathan E. Crone, MD
Timothy Denison
Sandra R. Dewar, PhD, APRN, FAES
Cathy Donovan
Barbara A. Dworetzky, MD, FAES
Evans Family Charitable Fund
Raquel Farias-Moeller, MD
Andres Fernandez, MD, MS, MSEd
David M. Ficker, MD
Frank G. Gilliam, MD, MPH
Christin M. Godale
Kevin D. Graber, MD
Anne Gramiak, MPH, MSLOC
Renzo Guerrini, MD
Fuki M. Hisama, MD
Manisha G. Holmes, MD
Charles L. Howe, PhD
Suresh Jain
Nathalie Jetté, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAES
Emily Johnson, MD
Jana E. Jones, PhD, FAES
Siddharth Kapoor, MD, FAES
Sudha K. Kessler, MD, MSCE, FAES
Kelly G. Knupp, MD, FAES
Sookyong Koh, MD, PhD, FAES
Mohamad Z. Koubeissi, MD, FAES
Kalpathy Krishnamoorthy, MD
Kaarkuzhali B. Krishnamurthy, MD, MBE
Esther Krook-Magnuson, PhD
David M. Labiner, MD, FAES
Deepak Lachhwani, MD, MBBS, FAES
Yi-Chen Lai, MD
Alice D. Lam, MD, PhD, FAES
Edward Lee
Bradley C. Lega, MD
Ralph & Kelly Lenamon
Giordano Lippi, PhD
Judy S. Liu, MD, PhD
Tobias Loddenkemper, MD, FAES
Farah D. Lubin, PhD
Kelly Ludema
Joaquin N. Lugo, PhD, FAES
Jennifer Madan Cohen, MD
Jamie L. Maguire, PhD
Dan and Aubrey Malecha
Guy M. McKhann, II, MD, FAES
Jonathan Mink, MD, PhD
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAES
David W. Moore
Heidi M. Munger Clary, MD, MPH
Edward J. Novotny, MD, FAES
Mercedes Paredes, MD, PhD 
Eric T. Payne, MD, MPH
Annapurna Poduri, MD, MPH, FAES
Brenda E. Porter, MD, PhD, FAES
Benton S. Purnell, PhD
Mary Ransom, MD
George B. Richerson, MD, PhD, FAES
Kristen Riley, MD
James J. Riviello, MD, FAES
Kinshuk Sahaya, MD, FAES
Jay A. Salpekar, MD, FAES
Tristan T. Sands, MD, PhD
Rani Sarkis, MD, FAES
Helen E. Scharfman, PhD
Justin F. Searle
Mouhsin Shafi, MD, PhD
Joseph I. Sirven, MD, FAES
Georgette Smith, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC, FAES
Ivan Soltesz, PhD
Andrea E. Spencer, MD
Shawna L. Strickland, PhD, and David D. Strickland
Nitin Tandon, MD
William H. Theodore, MD, FAES
Alan Towne, MD, MPH, FAES
Ignacio Valencia, MD
David G. Vossler, MD, FAES
Daniel J. Weber, DO, FAES
Robert T. Wechsler, MD, PhD, FAES
Daniel Weisholtz, MD
Karen S. Wilcox, PhD
Angus A. Wilfong, MD, FAES
Gregory A. Worrell, MD, PD
Michael Wong, MD, PhD
Thomas Wychowski, MD

Financial Information

The American Epilepsy Society is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

We advance our mission through careful and thoughtful stewardship of all sources of revenue. Click here to view AES financial information.