Past Award Winners

Epilepsy Research Recognition Awardees 

2014 Awardee Profiles

2013 Awardee Profiles

1989 Gregory L. Holmes, M.D.  

1997 Esper A. Cavalheiro, M.D., Ph.D. 

1989 John W. Swann, Ph.D. 

1997 Richard H. Mattson, M.D.

1989 Pavel Mares, M.D. 

1997 Robert L. Macdonald, M.D., Ph.D.

1989 Peter Kellaway, Ph.D.*  

1998 Robert J. DeLorenzo, M.D., Ph.D. 

1989 Shlomo Shinnar, M.D., Ph.D.

1998 Robert K.S. Wong, Ph.D. 

1990 Carol Spooner Camfield, M.D.

1999 Brian S. Meldrum, M.D., Ph.D. 

1990 Cesare T. Lombroso, M.D., Ph.D. 

1999 Dennis Spencer, M.D. 

1990 Edward A. Swinyard, Ph.D.* 

2000 Guiliano Avanzini, M.D.

1990 Peter R. Camfield, M.D., FRCP(C)

2000 Yehezkel Ben-Ari, Ph.D. 

1990 Philip A. Schwartzkroin, Ph.D.

2001 Daniel H. Lowenstein, M.D.

1990 Solomon L. Moshe', M.D.

2001 W. Allen Hauser, M.D.

1991 David A. Prince, M.D.

2002 Christopher A. Walsh, M.D.

1991 Fritz Dreifuss, M.B., Ch.B., FRCP*

2002 F. Edward Dudek, Ph.D.

1991 O. Carter Snead, III, M.D.

2003 Dan C. McIntyre, Ph.D.

1991 Roger D. Traub, M.D.

2003 Susan S. Spencer, M.D. *

1991 William H. Theodore, M.D.

2004 John S. Duncan, M.D.

1992  Claude G. Wasterlain, M.D. 

2004 Istvan Mody, Ph.D.

1992 Dominick P. Purpura, M.D. 

2005 Tallie Z. Baram, M.D., Ph.D. 

1992 Eli M. Mizrahi, M.D. 

2005 Jean Gotman,  Ph.D.

1992 Karin B. Nelson, M.D. 

2006 Wolfgang Loscher, Ph.D., DVM

1992 Uwe Heinemann, M.D. 

2006 Robert S. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D.

1993 Herbert H. Jasper, Ph.D.

2007 Ingrid E. Scheffer, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., FRACP

1993 J. Kiffin Penry, M.D.* 

2007 John Huguenard, Ph.D. 

1993 Joan K. Austin, D.N.S., RN

2008 Anne T. Berg, Ph.D. 

1993 Robert S. Sloviter, Ph.D. 

2008 Frances E. Jensen, M.D.

1994 Elaine Wyllie, M.D.

2009 Annamaria Vezzani, Ph.D.

1994 James O. McNamara, M.D.

2009 Josemir (Ley) Sander, M.D., Ph.D.

1994 Pierre Gloor, M.D.* 

2010 Douglas A. Coulter, Ph.D.

1994 Sydney Goldring, M.D.

2010 Tracy A. Glauser, M.D.

1995 Frederick Andermann, M.D., FRCP(C) 

2011 Ivan Soltesz, Ph.D. 

1995 Jean Aicardi, M.D.

2011 Kimford J. Meador, M.D.

1995 Raymond Dingledine, Ph.D.

2012  Renzo Guerrini, M.D.

1995 Samuel Frank Berkovic, M.D.

2012  Richard Miles, Ph.D. 

 1996 Jeffrey L. Noebels, M.D., Ph.D.

2013 Jaideep Kapur, M.D., Ph.D.

1996 Jerome Engel, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.

 

2013 Torbjorn Tomson, M.D., Ph.D.

 

2014 Carolyn R. Houser, Ph.D.

 

2014 Ruth Ottman, Ph.D.

                                                        * = Deceased

William G. Lennox Awardees (since 1990)

1990 Dr. Harou Akimoto
1991 Dr. Paul H. Crandall
1992 Dr. Francis M. Forster
1993 Dr. John M. Freeman
1994 Dr. Richard H. Mattson
1995 Dr. Brenda Milner
1996 Dr. Peter Kellaway
1997 Dr. Cesare T. Lombroso
1998 Dr. Juhn Wada
1999 Dr. Jerome P. Engel Jr.
2000 Dr. Frederick Andermann
2001 Dr. V. Elving Anderson
2002 Dr. James Ferrendelli
2003 Dr. Carl B. Dodrill
2004 Dr. Yukio Fukuyama
2005 Dr. Marc A. Dichter
2006 Dr. Timothy A. Pedley
2007 Dr. Ilo E. Leppik
2008 Dr. Harvey Kupferberg
2009 Dr. Thomas P. Sutula
2010 Prof. Simon Shorvon
2011 Prof. Martin Brodie
2012 Prof. David C. Taylor
2013 Dr. Rene Levy
2014 Dr. Hans O. Lüders

William G. Lennox Lecturers - Past Lecturers

AES Service Awardees

1994 Dr. Harvey Kupferberg
1995 Dr. Eric. W. Lothman
1996 Dr. Donald Shields
1997 Dr. Eli S. Goldensohn
1998 Ms. Joyce Cramer
1999 Ms. Margaret P. Jacobs
2000 Dr. Timothy Pedley
2001 Dr. Robert J. Gumnit
2002 Dr. Braxton Wannamaker
2003 Dr. Nancy R. Temkin
2004 Dr. Robert S. Fisher
2005 Dr. Jacqueline A. French
2006 Dr. Steven C. Schachter
2007 Dr. Martha J. Morrell
2008 Dr. Elinor Ben-Menachem
2009 Dr. L. James Willmore
2010 Dr. Gregory K. Bergey
2011 Dr. Michael A. Rogawski
2012 Dr. Bruce P. Hermann
2013 Dr. Roger Porter
2014 Dr. Robert L. RuffPh.D.
2014 Dr. Karen L. Parko, M.D

J. Kiffin Penry Awardees

1997 Dr. Fritz Dreifuss
1998 Dr. William Feindel
1999 Dr. B. J. Wilder
2000 Ms. Patricia Gibson
2001 Dr. John M. Freeman
2002 Dr. Peter D. Williamson
2003 Dr. W. Edwin Dodson
2004 Dr. John M. Pellock
2005 Dr. John R. Gates
2006 Ms. Patricia Osborne Shafer
2007 Dr. Edward B. Bromfield
2008 Dr. Elaine P.G. Vining
2009 Dr. Allan Krumholz
2010 Dr. Andres M. Kanner
2011 Ms. Patricia Dean
2012 Dr. Warren T. Blume
2013 Dr. Gregory Cascino
2014 Ms. Joyce A. Cramer

Extraordinary Contributions to the Field of Epilepsy Award

2000 Ms. Ellen Grass
2002 Dr. Sidney Goldring
2003 Dr. Esther A. and Joseph Klingenstein Foundation
2008 Ms. Margaret Jacobs
2010 Mrs. Susan Axelrod
2013 Dr. Russel Katz
2014 Dr. Karen Gale

Ambassador for Epilepsy Awardees (AES members since 1991)

1991 Dr. Carl Dodrill
1991 Dr. Jerome P. Engel Jr.
1991 Dr. W. Allen Hauser
1993 Nancy Santilli, RN, M.S.N., FAAN
1995 Dr. Timothy A. Pedley
1995 Ms. Joyce Cramer
1995 Dr. Martin Brodie
1999 Dr. Martha J. Morrell
1999 Dr. Solomon L. Moshe
1999 Dr. Philip A. Schwartzkroin
1999 Steven D. Walker, M.S.
1999 Dr. Cosimo Ajmone-Marsan
2001 Dr. Meir Bialer
2001 Dr. V. Elving Anderson
2001 Dr. Robert S. Fisher
2001 Dr. Hans O. Luders
2003 Dr. Jeffrey L. Noebels
2003 Dr. Claude G. Wasterlain
2003 Dr. Guenter Kramer
2005 Dr. Elinor Ben-Menachem
2005 Dr. Samuel Berkovic
2005 Mr. Eric Hargis
2005 Dr. John S. Duncan
2005 Dr. Istvan Mody
2007 Dr. Eva Andermann
2007 Dr. J. Helen Cross
2007 Dr. Yukio Fukuyama
2007 Dr. Gregory L. Holmes
2009 Dr. Anne T. Berg
2009 Dr. Warren Blume
2009 Dr. Jacqueline A. French
2009 Dr. Shung-Ion Lai
2009 Dr. Lilia Nunez
2009 Dr. Ernst Somerville
2009 Dr. William H. Theodore
2011 Ms. Susan Axelrod
2011 Dr. Lionel Carmant
2011 Dr. Andres Kanner
2011 Dr. Eli Mizrahi
2011 Dr. Asla Pitkänen
2011 Dr. Steven Schachter
2011 Dr. Wolfgang Löscher
2011 Dr. Walter Van Emde Boas
2013 Dr. Gretchen Birbeck
2013 Dr. Dale Hesdorffer
2013 Dr. Daniel Lowenstein
2013 Dr. Gary Mathern
2013 Dr. Jorge Rodriguez
2013 Dr. Ingrid Scheffer

Award for Social Accomplishment

1987 Ms. Nyrma Hernandez
1989 Dr. Richard Masland
1993 Patricia A. Gibson, M.S.S.N.
1999 Joan K. Austin, D.N.S.
2001 Dr. C. C. Park