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IWSP6 Sponsors

American Epilepsy Society
Alliance for Epilepsy Research
Blackrock NeuroMed
Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE)
Electrical Geodesics, Inc.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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Epilepsy Organizations

Alliance for Epilepsy Research - Supports and encourages innovative epilepsy research and increases awareness of epilepsy and the problems associated with having the disease.
American Epilepsy Society - Promotes research and education for professionals dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy.
Australia & NZ Epilepsy Support Group - An epilepsy related support group. The site includes information, links and articles relating to epilepsy and epilepsy related topics.
British Epilepsy Association - Official epilepsy foundation in the UK devoted to information and support.
Canadian League Against Epilepsy - Canadian chapter of the International League Against Epilepsy.  Promotes research and education for professionals dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy.
Canadian Epilepsy Alliance - Canadian representative of the International Bureau for Epilepsy. National charitable organization dedicated to improving the welfare of people with epilepsy through research, education, advocacy and service.
Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) - A nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for epilepsy by raising funds for research and by increasing awareness of the prevalence and devastation of this disease.
Epilepsy Canada - National non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and support research into all aspects of epilepsy, and to create awareness and understanding about epilepsy through educational programs.
Epilepsy Foundation of America - The national voluntary agency solely dedicated to the welfare of the more than 3 million people with epilepsy in the U.S. and their families.
Epilepsy Ontario - Network of chapters provides counseling, information, referral, awareness, education and advocacy services about and for people affected by seizure disorders.
Epilepsy Penarth - Offering help and support, based in Wales, Support Group for Epilepsy sufferers.
Epilepsy Research Foundation - Independent charity based in the UK which supports research into epilepsy and provides general information about the condition.
Epilepsy Services of Northwest Florida - Seeks to help people with epilepsy to achieve maximum seizure control, to improve their quality of life and to obtain their rightful place in the community.
Epilepsy Toronto - Not-for-profit, registered charity dedicated to the promotion of independence and optimal quality of life for all people with epilepsy and their families. Offers a complete range of epilepsy support services, information programs, and education for the public.
Faces. Finding A Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures - A charity within the NYU Epilepsy Center, supports epilepsy research, free educational programs, free fun events for children and teens with epilepsy and their families.
International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) - The world’s preeminent association of physicians and other health professionals working towards a world where no persons' life is limited by Epilepsy. Its mission is to provide the highest quality of care and well-being for those afflicted with the condition and other related seizure disorders.
Kuekids Australia - Kuekids Australia provides information, links & support to parents, caregivers, families and friends of children who have uncontrolled epilepsy, who may be using the ketogenic diet or who have to deal with food intolerances or allergies.
NeuroPace - NeuroPace was founded to design, develop, manufacture and market implantable devices for the treatment of neurological disorders by responsive brain stimulation.
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center - The largest epilepsy program in the Eastern United States, offering testing, evaluation, screening, treatment, drug trials, alternative therapies and surgical intervention for children, adolescents, and adults with all forms of epilepsy.
The Epilepsy Education Association, Inc. - Not-for-profit corporation dedicated to promoting education about epilepsy. Programs directed to patients and their families, the general public and to physicians.
The Epilepsy Institute - A non-profit social service organization, is dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with epilepsy and their families. Our program services are available to residents of New York City and Westchester County.
The Epilepsy Project - Mission is to advance new treatments for people living with epilepsy.
The Leon Bender Foundation - Epilepsy awareness and research organization.


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