2018 PAME Conference | June 14-16, 2018
The fourth PAME conference will again bring together healthcare providers, researchers, public health officials, patient advocates, caregivers, families, and patients living with epilepsy. This diverse group of stakeholders will focus on the shared goal of improving our understanding of mortality in epilepsy, including Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP).
This conference is coordinated and planned by a diverse group of professionals, advocates, and family members. Major contributing organizations include the American Epilepsy Society (AES), Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE), Danny Did Foundation (DDF), and The Epilepsy Foundation (EF).
PAME 2018 Conference Objectives
- Critically evaluate the incidence, risk factors, and prevention strategies for mortality in epilepsy
- Describe the progress made and future directions for research regarding mortality in epilepsy
- Provide opportunities for collaborations among stakeholders, including people with epilepsy, researchers, families, clinicians, and advocates
- Gain skills in advocacy to build public awareness and impact public policy regarding epilepsy mortality
2018 Conference Information
The conference will take place June 14-16 in Alexandria, VA. Registration and housing will open in February of 2018. If you have questions regarding the 2018 PAME Conference, please contact Joanna Crooks.
2016 Meeting Materials