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"The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives."


2021 Pediatric Epilepsy Conference


Event Details

We are excited to bring together a multidisciplinary pediatric epilepsy care community for a day of talks that span the continuum of improving the health of children with epilepsy.

Date and Time

September 17, from 8:55 AM CST to 4:05 PM CST

Location: virtual


The conference is free to attend, but you must register to receive the zoom link. Click here to register: 2021 Pediatric Epilepsy Conference Registration


Dorothee Kasteleijn-Nolst Trenite, MD, PhD, MPH, from the University of Utrecht in The Netherlands speaking on Identifying and Treating Photosensitive Patients.

Paul Carney, MD, from the University of Missouri, in Columbia, Missouri, speaking on Integrating Quality Improvement to Improve Care for Children and Youth with Epilepsy

Jay Salpekar, MD, FANPA, FAES, DFAACAP, from Kennedy Krieger Institute and John Hopkins University School of Medicine, in Baltimore, Maryland, speaking on insights in Neuropsychiatric paradigms from studying epilepsy

Kim Wiltrout, MD, from Boston Children’s Hospital, in Boston, Massachusetts, speaking on genetic testing in epilepsy.

…as well as members of the Pediatric Epilepsy Center and Pediatric Epilepsy Advanced Technologies Clinic from Washington University School of Medicine and the St. Louis Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri!