Board of Directors

Looking Ahead to 2023: Ratification of Officers and Board Members

The AES Nominating Committee is pleased to announce an outstanding group of candidates for the 2023 year.

  • Second Vice President: Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD, FAEAS
    One-year term, succeeds to the presidency in two years
  • Board of Directors Members: Kelly G. Knupp, MD, MSCS, FAES; and Viji Santhakumar, PhD
  • Two open positions, three-year terms
  • Nominating Committee, At-large Members: Zachary M. Grinspan, MD, FAES; and Mary Lou Smith, PhD, CPsych
    Two open positions, three-year terms

 

AES members in the active and professional categories have received a ballot by email. The Nominating Committee strongly recommends the ratification of this slate.

2022 Board Executive Committee

R. Edward Hogan, MD, FAES
President
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
Manisha N. Patel, PhD
First Vice President
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO
Douglas A. Coulter, PhD, FAES
Immediate Past President
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
William H. Theodore, MD, FAES
Second Vice President
National Institutes of Health, NINDS Clinical Epilepsy Section
Bethesda, MD
Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD, FAES
Treasurer
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Fred A. Lado, MD, PhD
Treasurer-elect (2022) and Member At-large (2021-2023)
Northwell Health
Great Neck, NY
Eileen Murray, MM, CAE
Executive Director, Ex Officio
American Epilepsy Society
Chicago, IL

Board Members

Kevin E. Chapman, MD, FAES
Member At-large 2020-2022
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix, AZ
Barbara A. Dworetzky, MD, FAES
Member At-large 2020-2022
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Neurology
Boston, MA
Nathalie Jetté, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Member At-large 2021-2023
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
Fred A. Lado, MD, PhD
Treasurer-elect (2022) and Member At-large (2021-2023)
Northwell Health
Great Neck, NY
Jorge A. Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD
Member At-large 2022-2024
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
Annapurna Poduri, MD, MPH, FAES
Member At-large 2022-2024
Boston Children's Hospital
Chestnut Hill, MA

Council Chairs | Ex Officio

David G. Vossler, MD, FAES
Council on Clinical Activities
University of Washington, Valley Medical Center
Renton, WA
Angel W. Hernandez, MD, FAES
Membership Council
Helen DeVos Children's Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI
Barbara C. Jobst, MD, PhD, FAES
Council on Education
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, NH
Michael D. Privitera, MD, FAES
Development Council
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinatti, OH
Michael Wong, MD, PhD
Chief Editor, Epilepsy Currents
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
Peter B. Crino, MD, PhD
Research and Training Council Co-chair
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD
Renee A. Shellhaas, MD, MS, FAES
Research and Training Council Co-chair
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Jaideep Kapur, MD, PhD
ILAE North America Chair
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Farah D. Lubin, PhD
DEI Committee
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Lyn Wolfson
Staff Liaison
American Epilepsy Society
Chicago, IL