AES receives educational grants to support its educational activities for accredited/certified continuing education and fellowships. AES maintains control of the planning, development, execution and evaluation of all educational activity and has policies in place to assure no educational supporters have any control or influence on the content of programs or the selection of the speakers, authors, faculty or positions of the organization. AES is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and has rigorous policies and procedures in place to ensure full compliance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support and is also a signator to the Council on Medical Specialty Society Code for Interaction with Companies.
In 2014 AES received educational grants from the following companies:
Benefactor Level $500,000 +
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Leader Level $250,000 – $499,999
Partner Level $100,000 – $249,999
Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
Supporter Level $50,000 – $99,999
Natus Neurology Incorporated
Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Contributor Level $25,000 – $49,999
Nihon Kohden America, Inc.
Cadwell Laboratories, Inc
Advocate Level $10,000 – $24,999
Electrical Geodesics, Inc.
Patron Level $5,000 – $9,999
Rhythmlink International, LLC
Ad-Tech Medical Instrument Corp.
Monteris Medical, Inc.
Medical Neurogenetics, LLC
Lifelines Neurodiagnostics Systems, Inc.
The Jack Pribaz Foundation
Listing is in order of support level as of October 21, 2014