Special Interest Groups

The AES Community offers members many opportunities to network both professionally and personally. Through these diverse special interest groups members have the ability to connect, exchange information, share resources, and discuss our science and profession. Most importantly, they provide the ability to communicate about issues and topics that are important to you.

Basic Mechanisms and Neuroscience of Epilepsy
Amy L. Brewster, Ph.D.
Jing-Qiong . Kang, M.D, Ph.D.
Laura A. Jansen, M.D., Ph.D.

Children's Hour
Elaine C. Wirrell, M.D.
Rina Nabbout, M.D., Ph.D.

Cognitive & Behavioral Interventions for Epilepsy
Lauren Frey, M.D.
Rosa Michaelis, M.D.
Marcio A. Sortero de Menezes, M.D.
Steven C. Schachter, M.D.
Siegward M. Elsas, M.D.

Critical Care Monitoring
Howard Goodkin, M.D., Ph.D.
Cecil Hahn, M.D.

Dietary Therapy in Epilepsy
Chrstina Bergqvist, M.D.

EEG
Susan T. Herman, M.D.
Kitti Kaiboriboon, M.D

Epidemiology
Nathalie Jette, M.D., FRCPC
Christine Bower-Baca, M.D.

Epilepsy and Aging
Bruce P. Hermann, Ph.D.
Kimford J. Meador, M.D.
Helen Scharfman, Ph.D.

Frontal Lobe
Andrea Bernasconi, M.D.

Genetics
Eric Marsh, Ph.D.
Tara Klassen, Ph.D.

Global Health
Sheryl Haut, M.D. 

Ictal Semiology
Andrew Bleasel, MBBS, Ph.D., FRACP

Junior Investigator Workshop
Mackenzie Cervenko, M.D.

MEG/MSI
Anto I. Bagic, M.D., Ph.D.

Neonatal Seizure
Timothy Benke, M.D., Ph.D
Courtney Wusthoff, M.D.

Neuroendocrinology
D. Samba Reddy, Ph.D., R.Ph.

Neuroimaging
Neda Bernasconi, M.D., PhD

Neuropharmacology
Mitra Habibi, Pharm. D.
Laura Strom, M.D.

 

Neuropsychology
Gail L. Risse, Ph.D.

Neurostimulation & Neuroengineering
Christopher DeGiorgio, M.D.
Catherine Schevon, M.D., Ph.D.
Steven J. Schiff, M.D., Ph.D.

NINDS And Non-Profit Resources for Research
Randall Stewart, Ph.D.
Brandy Fureman, Ph.D.
William Benzing, Ph.D.
Ilene Miller, B.S., J.D., LLM
Steven Roberds, Ph.D.

Nursing
Wendy Miller, Ph.D., RN, CCRN
Tara Myers, CPNP

Pediatric Epilepsy Care-Based Discussion
Elaine Wyllie, M.D.

Post Traumatic Epilepsy
Joseph Drazkowski, M.D.
Enrique A. Feoli, M.D.

Pregnancy Registry Outcomes (2015)
Elizabeth Gerard, M.D.
Esther Bui, M.D., FRCP(c)

Private Practice Epilepsy
Marcelo E. Lancman, M.D.
Pavel Klein, M.D.

Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures
Sigita Plioplys, M.D.

Psychosocial Comorbidities in Epilepsy
Gaston Baslet, M.D.
Jana Jones, Ph.D.

Quality & Value Indictors
Katherine Noe, M.D., Ph.D.

Sleep & Epilepsy
Milena Pavlova, M.D.
Erik K. St. Louis, M.D.

SUDEP
Lisa Bateman, M.D.
Daniel Friedman, M.D.
Gordon Buchanan, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgery
Gerald Grant, M.D.
Saadi Ghatan, M.D.

Temporal Lobe Club
Jerome Engel, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.
Andres M. Kanner, M.D.

Tuberous Sclerosis
Peter B. Crino, M.D., Ph.D.

Tumor-Induced Epilepsy
Jeffrey M. Politsky, M.D., FRCP(C)
Sandeep Mittel, M.D.

Women's Issues/Women with Epilepsy
Danielle Andrade, M.D., M.Sc
Mona Sazgar, M.D.