AES Member Benefits & Opportunities

AES members have convenient access to opportunities for professional growth through a variety of avenues, including:

Continuing Education & Professional Development

  • Live programs offering CME for physicians, CE for nurses, and APCE for pharmacists
  • Access to the Epilepsy Learning Institute (ELI)
  • Online education resources
  • Archived, online courses from the Annual Meeting and other educational programs


  • Subscription to the American Epilepsy Society's official journal - online and print - Epilepsy Currents
  • Weekly AES Connections e-newsletter providing timely news updates and information on AES activities  
  • Publications on specific topics with scientific focus and conclusions
  • Reduced subscription rates on Epilepsy Research, Epilepsy & Behavior, and Seizure
  • Subscription to the International League against Epilepsy's official journal, Epilepsia. This special rate is not available to non-members and is optional for Corresponding, Junior Members, and Professionals in Epilepsy Care


Research Funding

  • Funding sources for member-initiated research and member-sponsored educational programs
  • Grant Programs - sponsored by AES and AES with allied organizations

Awards Programs - recognizing member service and professional achievement

Leadership Opportunities via participation on a Committee, Workgroup, or Task Force

Find-A-Doctor online searchable database for patients or others seeking epilepsy specialists