Executive Review

The Epilepsy Foundation: New Face, Same Mission

Click here to read more from our new Chief Executive Officer, James Townsend.
Epilepsy and Neuromodulation
Dr. Carol Ulloa, Director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at the University of Kansas Medical Center and member of the EFMK Professional Advisory Board delves into the subject of Neurostimulation or Neuromodulation in epilepsy, including vagus nerve stimulation, responsive neurostimulation and deep brain stimulation.  

#ShareMySeizure Initiative
The Epilepsy Foundation recently premiered a series of new Seizure First Aid public service announcements (PSAs) in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The PSAs are part of the Epilepsy Foundation’s #ShareMySeizure education initiative designed to help improve the general public’s awareness about seizure recognition and first aid.


March 26th is Wear Purple for Epilepsy Day!

Tag us on Facebook @EpilepsyFoundationMOKS and show us your purple!


 FREE GENETIC TESTING  available for kids up to 5 years old. Click here to learn about the  Behind the Seizure  program.
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Calendar of Events
Seminar: Alternative Therapies for Epilepsy
Location: St. Louis Children's Hospital
3/27/19


Seize the Day Springfield, MO
3/30/19
Victory Over Epilepsy Gala - Kansas City
4/20/19
Monthly Epilepsy Support Group
Hosted by KU Health System

Seize the Day Rolla, MO
5/4/19

Seize the Day St. Louis, MO
6/22/19
Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri & Kansas
An independently incorporated affiliate of the Epilepsy Foundation

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The Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri & Kansas is a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt, non-profit organization. It is the policy of the Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri & Kansas to provide and promote equal opportunity for all people at all levels of the organization.

Mission 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.

EFMK provides services to people with seizures, their families and the community in Missouri & Kansas.
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