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CURE is proud to promote conferences taking place globally in the epilepsy and neurology fields. We are dedicated to engaging the research community, promoting collaboration and increasing epilepsy’s visibility with the goal of finding a cure. If you would like to apply for conference funding or have information on a conference that should be listed, contact Julie Milder at julie@cureepilepsy.org.

2014 CURE Events

July
9
to
July
11
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  Scientific Workshop on Brain Plasticity, Hemispheric Specialization, and Neuro-Rehabilitation After Cerebral Hemispherectomy
Anaheim, ca

July 9-11, 2014

Conference Info: hemiconference.com/events/scientific-workshop-on-hemispherectomy/

CURE epilepsy

June
26
to
June
29
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
1st Biennial Parent and Professional Symposium on Dravet Syndrome and Related Epilepsies

June 26-29, 2014

Chicago, IL

CURE epilepsy

June
19
to
June
22
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  2014 PAME Conference

June 19-22, 2014

The goal of this three-day learning event is to prevent mortality in epilepsy through a rigorous scientific meeting that:

  • Promotes understanding of the latest developments in SUDEP and epilepsy mortality research
  • Stimulates ideas and collaborations to advance discovery
  • Hastens efforts to increase public awareness and education for professionals and people living with epilepsy

Who should attend?
All clinicians, researchers, families and people who are impacted by epilepsy and interested in learning more about SUDEP and epilepsy mortality.

More info and to register: Click here

2013 CURE Events

December
6
to
December
10
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  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
American Epilepsy Society 2013 Annual Meeting

December 6-10, 2013

Washington, DC

 

 

 

Conference Info: www.aesnet.org/files/dmfile/annmtgbrochure.pdf

CURE epilepsy

November
16
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
2013 Epilepsy Consumer Conference

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Chicago, IL 
The Epilepsy Foundation will be hosting its fourth annual Epilepsy Consumer Conference at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro from 8:00 am – 2:45 pm. This is a free event for individuals with epilepsy, their families, and our community. Renowned epileptoligists and other medical professionals will cover a wide variety of topics, such as medication side effects, surgical interventions, and use of medical marijuana, recreational drugs, and alcohol. This year’s conference will once again include “Ask the Doc” sessions, where participants will be able to ask their own questions to different doctors.

Conference Info: www.epilepsychicago.org/2012/10/22/the-2012-epilepsy-consumer-conference/

CURE epilepsy

November
9
to
November
13
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  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Society for Neuroscience

November 9-13, 2013

San Diego, CA
Neuroscience 2013 is the premier venue for neuroscientists to present emerging science, learn from experts, forge collaborations with peers, explore new tools and technologies, and advance careers. Join more than 30,000 colleagues from more than 80 countries at the world’s largest marketplace of ideas and tools for global neuroscience.

Conference Info: www.sfn.org/annual-meeting/neuroscience-2013

CURE epilepsy

August
1
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  Women with Epilepsy
Patient and Caregiver Education Phone Conference

Thursday, August 1, 2013
1:00 - 2:00pm (EST)


A Presentation for People with Epilepsy and Their Caregivers; Anyone Interested In Learning More about Epilepsy and Seizures Is Welcome to Call In.

Denise Riley, ARNP
Epilepsy Center of Excellence, Gainesville VA Medical Center

Patients And Caregivers Can Participate By Phone By Dialing:
Dial-in: 1-800-767-1750 Access Code: 45129#
 

PowerPoint and Evaluation:
www.epilepsy.va.gov/Announcements.asp

Description: The Epilepsy Center of Excellence and the Employee Education System are proud to announce a series of audio conferences providing education and training to VA patients and caregivers to improve the health and well-being of Veteran patients with epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

Outcome Objectives:

  • Understand the unique challenges faced by women with epilepsy
  • Effects of epilepsy and seizure on women
  • Effects of anti-epileptic medications on women, and how to deal with these effects
  • Resources available to women with epilepsy and seizure

If you have any questions please contact Ryan Rieger, National Administrative Director, at 415-221-4810 x4119 or by email at ryan.rieger@va.gov

Conference Info: www.epilepsy.va.gov

CURE epilepsy

May
2
CURE CURE
  George Washington Institute for Neuroscience
3rd Annual Neuroscience Symposium
Cortical Development and Epilepsy

Thursday, May 2, 2013

George Washington University
800 21st Street NW, Washington, DC

George Washington Institute for Neuroscience 3rd Annual Neuroscience Symposium Cortical Development and Epilepsy

The GW Institute for Neuroscience Symposium is a series of talks by international leaders as well as GW faculty and students designed to engage the GW and greater DC neuroscience research community in discussions of key issues in translational neuroscience.

Conference Info: www.gwumc.edu/neuroscience/symposium.cfm

CURE epilepsy

April
17
to
April
19
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  Curing the Epilepsies 2013: Pathways Forward

April 17-19, 2013

Curing the Epilepsies 2013: Pathways ForwardNatcher Conference Center
Bethesda, Maryland


Register by March 24, 2013

Conference Website: https://meetings.ninds.nih.gov/?ID=4069

2012 CURE Events

November
30
to
December
4
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  AES Annual Meeting

Friday, November 30, 2012 - Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Conference Info: www.aesnet.org/meetings-and-events/annual-meeting

CURE epilepsy

September
30
to
October
4
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  10th European Congress on Epileptology

Sunday, September 30, 2012 - Thursday, October 4, 2012

London, UK

Conference Info: www.epilepsylondon2012.org

CURE epilepsy

September
28
to
September
30
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
AES/ILAE Joint Workshop to Optimize Preclinical Epilepsy Therapy Discovery

September 28-30, 2012

London, UK

Event info to come.

CURE epilepsy

September
19
to
September
22
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Third International Symposium: Dietary Therapy for Epilepsy & Other Neurological Disorders

September 19-22, 2012

Bloomingdale, IL

Conference Info: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/

CURE epilepsy

August
19
to
August
24
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Mechanisms of Epilepsy & Neuronal Synchronization Gordon Conference

August 19-24, 2012

Waterville Valley Resort
Waterville Valley, NH

CURE is offering Young Investigator Travel Awards, click here for more information.

Conference Info: www.grc.org

CURE epilepsy

June
21
to
June
24
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Partners Against Mortality in Epilepsy Conference

June 21-24, 2012

Chicago, Illinois

Conference Info: www.aesnet.org/pame/

CURE epilepsy

May
27
to
June
1
CURE CURE
  Joint 12th International Child Neurology Congress & 11th Asian and Oceanian Congress of Child Neurology

Sunday, May 27, 2012 - Friday, June 1, 2012

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia

Event Info: www.icnc2012.com/
To Register: www.icnc2012.com/http://www.icnc2012.com/

CURE epilepsy

May
5
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  Axis Chicago: Visualizing Epilepsy

Saturday, May 5, 2012
8:30 AM to 12:30 PM


Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, University of Chicago
900 East 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

 

To register online, visit: grahamschool.uchicago.edu
For more information, call (773) 702-1722

CURE epilepsy

May
3
to
May
6
CURE CURE
  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Biology of the Epilepsies: From Molecules to Prevention and Cure
A workshop focused on new concepts and new and old controversies

May 3-6, 2012

Asilomar, California

CURE epilepsy

April
21
to
April
28
CURE CURE
  American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting

April 21-28, 2012

New Orleans, LA

Conference Info: www.aan.com/go/am12

2011 CURE Events

December
2
to
December
6
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  American Epilepsy Society: 65th Annual Meeting

December 2-6, 2011

Baltimore, MD

Conference Info: www.aesnet.org/meetings-and-events/annual-meeting

CURE epilepsy

November
12
to
November
16
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  Neuroscience 2011

November 12-16, 2011

Walter E. Washington Convention Center,
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW,
Washington, DC

Conference Info: www.sfn.org/am2011/home.aspx

CURE epilepsy

October
26
to
October
29
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  40th Annual Child Neurology Society Meeting

October 26-29, 2011

Westin Savannah & Savannah International Trade & Convention Center
Savannah, Georgia

Conference Info: www.childneurologysociety.org/annual_meeting

CURE epilepsy

October
9
to
October
11
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  Co-Sponsored by CURE  Co-Sponsored by CURE 
Coming Together on Epilepsy Genetics: From Human to Model Organisms and Back

October 9-11, 2011

The Jackson Library
Bar Harbor, ME

Event Contact: Nancy Place, p: 207-288-6257

Conference Info: http://courses.jax.org/2011/epilepsy.html

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CURE For questions, please contact Julie Milder at the CURE office, 312.255.1801, or email julie@cureepilepsy.org.

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