AES Board

2017 AES BOARD OFFICERS

PRESIDENT (2017)
Eli M. Mizrahi, M.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Houston, TX
Shlomo Shinnar FIRST VICE PRESIDENT (2017)
Shlomo Shinnar, M.D., Ph.D. 
Montefieore Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
SECOND VICE PRESIDENT (2017)
Page B. Pennell, M.D.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Neurology
Boston, MA
PRESIDENT EMERITUS (2017)
Michael D. Privitera, M.D. 
University of Cincinnati
Department of Neurology
Cincinnati, OH
William H. Theodore, M.D. TREASURER (2017-2019)
William H. Theodore, M.D. 
NIH/NINDS Clinical Epilepsy Section
Bethesda, MD
Eileen Murray EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR EX-OFFICIO
Eileen Murray, M.M., CAE
American Epilepsy Society
Chicago, IL


ELECTED DIRECTORS

anne anderson Anne E. Anderson, M.D. (2016-2018)
Baylor College of Medicine
Cain Foundation Labs
Houston, TX
Gregory K. Bergey, M.D. (2015-2017)
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Douglas A. Coulter, Ph.D. Douglas A. Coulter, Ph.D. (2016-2018)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Howard P. Goodkin, M.D., Ph.D. (2017-2019)
The Shure Professor of Pediatric Neurology
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA



Robert Edward Hogan, M.D. (2015-2017)
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

Georgette (Gigi) Smith, Ph.D., RN, CPNO-PC (2017)
Medical University of South Carolina
College of Nursing
Charleston, SC 


COUNCIL CHAIRS AND EXTERNAL LIAISONS - EX OFFICIO

COUNCIL ON CLINICAL ACTIVITIES
Barbara Dworetzky, M.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Department of Neurology
Boston, MA

COMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL 
Joseph I. Sirven, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, AZ

Andres Kanner

EPILEPSY CURRENTS EDITOR (2016-2018)
Andres Kanner, M.D., Ph.D. 
Johns University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

ILAE LIAISON/NAC CHAIR
Sheryl Haut, M.D. (2013-2017)
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

COUNCIL ON EDUCATION
Elinor Ben-Menachem, M.D., Ph.D.
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
University of Gothenburg
Gothenburg, SWEDEN

DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
Amy Brooks-Kayal, M.D. (2017-2019)
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Neurology
Aurora, CO

RESEARCH AND TRAINING COUNCIL
Cynthia L. Harden, M.D. (2017-2019)
Epilepsy Services
Mount Sinai Health System
New York, NY

Coming Soon

BOARD LIAISON
Janice M. Mackovitch
American Epilepsy Society
Chicago, IL