May 20, 2022 Epilepsy Alliance America is a proud non-profit member of the American Brian Coalition. The American Brain Coalition is a nonprofit organization that seeks to advance the understanding of the functions of the brain, and to reduce the burden of brain disorders through education, public advocacy, and outreach.  ABC is a powerful voice […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America shares this joint statement from the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy with our constituents. Joint Statement on behalf of ILAE and the IBE – International Bureau for Epilepsy (ibe-epilepsy.org) We encourage those who may be able to provide assistance to people with epilepsy and those who care […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America celebrates with our member organization, Epilepsy Florida, on this achivement. Learn more about this important legislation that will benefit over 80,000 Florida students living with seizure disorders. FLORIDA SENATE PASSES CARE OF STUDENTS WITH EPILEPSY OR SEIZURE DISORDERS LEGISLATION  

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Baton Rouge, LA:  Epilepsy Alliance America (EAA), a nationwide network of community-based epilepsy organizations dedicated to providing direct care, education and support services to people living with epilepsy and the people who care for them, has launched a new training resource: On-Demand Seizure Recognition and First Aid Training for School Personnel. The training is available […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America is proud to promote SEIZURE ACTION PLAN AWARENESS WEEK 2022. From February 14 to 21, the Second Annual Seizure Action Plan Awareness Week will highlight the importance of having a seizure action plan in place. The awareness campaign is supported by the Seizure Action Plan Coalition. Check out this video about Seizure Action Plans:  […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America is proud to be partnering with epilepsy advocates across the country working on seizure education in schools. You can learn more about the efforts of these advocates on the January 20, 2022 Talk About It with Greg Grunberg. Talk About It with Greg Grunberg is produced by The ‘Talk About It!’ Company […]

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WomenAndEpilepsy.org International Bureau for Epilepsy launches a special website for women with epilepsy Epilepsy Alliance America is a proud member of the International Bureau for Epilepsy Being diagnosed with epilepsy is a significant moment in anyone’s life but for a woman with epilepsy there are additional issues with which to contend, such as pregnancy, hormones, […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America joined 23 organizations representing people and families living with and affected by, the epilepsies urging Congress to maintain the Orphan Drug Tax Credit (ODTC). In late November, the organizations sent a letter asking Congress to remove a provision included in the Build Back Better legislation that would undermine the ODTC incentive by […]

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Epilepsy Alliance America proudly exhibited at the 75th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society in Chicago, Illinois on Friday, December 3 through Monday, December 7, 2021. Epilepsy Alliance America is a proud member of the Epilepsy Leadership Council (ELC), a coalition of organizations and advocates representing people with epilepsy and their families. The ELC […]

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Lisa Gallipoli, Epilepsy Alliance America COO, hosted a virtual Expo Table at (virtual) Epilepsy Awareness Day in November 2021 and shared a little about ‘who we are and what we do’.  Here’s hoping we are in-person at Disneyland in 2022!

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