The American Epilepsy Society recognized several members from its clinical and research communities for their outstanding contributions to the field of epilepsy.
The 73rd annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES), taking place December 6-10, 2019 in Baltimore, Maryland, will host thousands of health care providers who gather to learn, share, and present the most recent research and clinical data regarding epilepsy care.
Each year, the AES recognizes the outstanding research and clinical work of its members who have dedicated their life to bettering epilepsy care.
Here are the 2019 AES award winners:
Distinguished Service Award — Micheal Privitera, MD
Rebecca Goldberg Kaufman Clinical Award in Ethical Neuropsychiatry — Aimee W. Smith, PhD
AES 2019 Founder’s Award — Amy R. Brooks-Kayal, MD, FAES, FANA, FAAN
Research Recognition Award, Clinical Science — Angela Vincent, MSc, FMedSci, FRS
Research Recognition Award, Basic Science — Helen E. Scharfman, PhD
Research Recognition Award, Clinical Science - Josep Dalmau, MD, PhD
Fritz E. Dreifuss Lecture Award — Torbjörn Tomson, MD, PhD
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