Corporate Supporters

The American Epilepsy Society accepts support from corporations and other organizations in strict compliance with:

  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) accreditation requirements for medical education providers
  • Council of Medical Specialty Societies (CMSS) Code for Interaction with Companies
  • American Epilepsy Society (AES) Policy on Commercial Support

AES discloses all corporate expenditures in signage at the AES Annual Meeting and in the AES Annual Meeting program book. Expenditures may include exhibit booths, sponsorships, advertising, continuing medical education grants, and grants that support AES fellowships, research programs, and education products. All expenditures for the year are totaled for recognition purposes.

American Epilepsy Society recognizes corporate supporters at the following levels:

  • Benefactor: $500,000+
  • Leader: $250,000-$499,000
  • Partner: $100,000-$249,999
  • Supporter: $50,000-$99,999
  • Contributor: $25,000-$49,999
  • Advocate: $10,000-$24,999
  • Patron: $5,000-$9,999

The following companies supported the American Epilepsy Society in 2017 through medical education grants, exhibiting at the Annual Meeting, advertising, or sponsorships. For specific items supported by each company, please click here

Benefactor Level | $500,000+
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Eisai Inc.

Leader Level | $250,000 - $499,999
UCB Inc.

Partner Level | $100,000 - $249,999
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
Greenwich Biosciences, Inc.
Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Supporter Level | $50,000 - $99,999
SK Life Science
Nihon Koden America, Inc.
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
Zogenix, Inc.

Contributor Level | $25,000 - $49,999
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Ricoh USA, Inc.

Advocate Level | $10,000 - $24,999
Sage Therapeutics
Rythmlink International, LLC
Persyst Development Corporation
Neuralynx, Inc.
Texas Children's Hospital
Natus Neuro
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Cadwell Industries, Inc.
Compumedics Neuroscan Inc.
Zimmer Biomet
SUN Neurosciences
Lifelines Neurodiagnostic Systems, Inc.

Patron Level | $5,000 - $9,999
Child Neurology Foundation
Electrical Geodesics, Inc.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance
Cleveland Clinic
Micromed LLC
Renishaw Healthcare Inc.
York Instruments
Ad-Tech Medical Instrument Corporation
Monteris Medical
Moberg ICU Solutions
PMT Corporation
Mayo Medical Laboratories
Brain Sentinel, Inc.
MNG Laboratories