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Given disruptions in business as usual at many institutions, the American Epilepsy Society is deeply concerned about the effects of COVID-19 on epilepsy research that is in progress or planned. As information becomes available to support and guide those who are conducting basic, translational, and clinical research, AES will post it here.

AES Funding

  • Whenever feasible, AES will offer flexibility on grant timelines and expectations
  • AES-funded investigators: Contact with any questions about your grant
  • The AES is committed to continuing its support for the research community; for information about grant programs, visit this page (Members, watch AES Connections for announcements of current RFPs and deadlines)

Guidance on Clinical Trials

NIH Funding

COVID-19 Research Related to Epilepsy

  • GO FAIR has launched the Virus Outbreak Data Network to facilitate the creation and sharing of FAIR (Findable-Accessible-Interoperable-Reusable) data about COVID-19
  • See the Wellcome coordinated statement on sharing research data and findings relevant to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak