The American Epilepsy Society (AES) is one of the longest standing neurological professional organizations in the country. AES is the United States branch of the International League Against Eilepsy.
As a member of AES you become part of a community of specialists dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy. The Society promotes interdisciplinary exchange, scientific investigation, and sharing of clinical information about epilepsy. With a membership comprising clinicians, scientists investigating basic and clinical aspects of epilepsy, and nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, engineers, pharmacists and other professionals interested in seizure disorders, membership in AES provides a rich network for exchange.
Members have access to an online Member Directory enabling them to keep in touch with and network with colleagues.
Membership in AES provides you with access to exceptional benefits and resources. You gain access to highly regarded educational and professional development resources, publications including Epilepsy Currents, data on the latest breakthroughs, technologies, and methodologies in the treatment of epilepsy, and reduced registration rates for the Annual Meeting. AES also provides funding for member-initiated research and workshops and other critical resources for those engaged basic science, clinical and translational research.
The membership year runs from July 1 - June 30.
Applying online is easy, and there is a category of membership for all those involved in treatment, research and care for people with eilepsy. Membership is open to those at all levels of career, and there are special membership options for Residents, Students and Fellows.