AES2020 Program At-A-Glance

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Please note that all times listed are in EASTERN TIME.

Program content is subject to change and will be kept up to date on this website.

  • Friday, December 4, 2020
    • 10:00 AM
      • Resident EEG Course (10:00 AM - 4:30 PM)
    • 9:00 AM 
      • SIG: Pediatric Case Discussion
      • Investigators Workshop: Using Human Brain Organoids to Study Genetic Epilepsies
      • Epilepsy Fellowship Program Director's Meeting
      • Career Skills
      • SIG: NIH and Non-profit Research Resources
      • Investigators Workshop: Vanquishing the VUS: Strategies for Decrypting Variants of Unknown Significance in Genetic Epilepsies
    • 11:00 AM
      • Epilepsy Specialist Symposium
      • NEW! Advanced Practice Provider Symposium
      • IW/Basic Science Poster Session
    • 2:15 PM
      • 18th Judith Hoyer Lecture in Epilepsy
    • 4:00 PM 
      • Spanish Symposium
      • Epilepsy Therapies Symposium
      • SIG: Genetics
      • Career Skills
      • SIG: Professional Wellness in Epilepsy Care
      • SIG: Translational Research
    • 6:00 PM 
      • SIG: Practice Management
      • Investigators Workshop: New Vistas in the Genetic Landscape of Epilepsy: Explaining the Genetically Unexplained
      • Investigators Workshop: Low Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Epilepsy: Early Investigations of Treating Animals and Humans with TLE
      • Investigators Workshop: Metabolish-targeted Treatments for Epilepsy Revealed Through Studies of Ketogenic Diet
    • 6:30 PM
      • Satellite Symposia
  • Saturday, December 5, 2020
    • 9:00 AM
      • Epilepsy in the Time of COVID
      • SIG: Basic Mechanisms and Neuroscience of Epilepsy
      • SIG: Epidemiology
      • Investigators Workshop: Sleep and Circadian Rhythms in SUDEP: Disentangling Nighttime Contributors to Seizure-associated Death
      • Investigators Workshop: Bi-directional Relationship Between Late-onset Epilepsy and Alzheimer's Disease
      • Investigators Workshop: Epilepsy Surgery in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Research Priorities and Study Design
    • 10:45 AM
      • Presidential Symposium
    • 2:00 PM
      • Hot Topics Symposium
      • Investigators Workshop: Beyond Seizures: Comorbidities and Genetic Rescue in Developmental and Epileptic Encephalopathies 
      • Investigators Workshop: The Postictal State: A Transient Phenomenon with Long-term Consequences?
      • Investigators Workshop: How Study of the 'Seizure Focus' from Therapeutic Resections Can Lead to Novel Insights in Epilepsy
    • 4:00 PM 
      • SIG: Neuropsychology
      • SIG: Neuroendocrinology
      • SIG: Seizure and Cerebrovascular Disease
      • SIG: Tuberous Sclerosis
      • Poster Session: Better Patient Outcomes Through Diversity
    • 6:00 PM
      • SIG: Epilepsy and Aging
      • SIG: Neuropharmacology
    • 8:00 PM
      • 9th Annual Wine Tasting and Reception
  • Sunday, December 6, 2020
    • 8:00 AM
      • Exhibit Hall Open
    • 9:00 AM
      • Annual Course Part 1
      • SIG: Children's Hours
      • SIG: Dietary Therapies
      • SIG: MEG
      • SIG: Quality and Safety
      • Investigators Workshop: Functional Mapping in Invasive Brain Recording: Science and Practice
      • Investigators Workshop: Mechanisms Governing RNA Fate in Epilepsy: From Generation to Translation
    • 11:00 AM
      • Annual Course Part 2
      • Scientific Exhibits
    • 12:00 PM
      • Poster Author Hour
    • 12:15 PM
      • Poster Tours
    • 1:45 PM
      • Annual Course Part 3
      • Investigators Workshop: Pediatric Epilepsy Clinical Trials: Current and Future Challenges
      • Investigators Workshop: Master Regulators in Epileptogenesis: REST and All the Rest
      • Investigators Workshop: Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis and the Peritumoral Microenvironment
    • 2:15 PM
      • NAEC-AES Joint Coding Session
    • 3:45 PM
      • Career Skills
      • Investigators Workshop: MEW Network 2.0: Evidence-based Epilepsy Self-management Research and Scaling Up for Broad-based Public Health Impact
      • Investigators Workshop: New Therapeutic Implications for Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis in Rodents and Humans
    • 4:00 PM
      • Annual Course Part 4
    • 5:00 PM
      • Poster Author Hour
    • 6:00 PM
      • SIG: Clinical Epilepsy for the Advanced Practice Provider
      • SIG: Epilepsy and Surgery
      • SIG: Seizures in Autoimmune Encephalitis
      • SIG: SUDEP
      • Satellite Symposia

     

  • Monday, December 7, 2020
    • 8:00 AM
      • Exhibit Hall Open
    • 9:00 AM
      • SIG: Critical Care
      • SIG: Intractable Generalized Epilepsy
      • SIG: Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures
      • SIG: Psychosocial Comorbidities
      • SIG: Tumor-related Epilepsy
      • Investigators Workshop: Beyond the Hippocampus: Remote Networks Important for Epilepsy Outcomes and Seizure Control
      • Poster Author Hour
    • 11:00 AM
      • Best Practices Symposium
      • Scientific Symposium
      • SIG: Epilepsy Education
      • SIG: Global Health
      • SIG: Neonatal
      • SIG: Stereoelectoencephalography
      • Scientific Exhibits
    • 1:00 PM
      • Poster Tours
    • 1:30 PM
      • Poster Author Hour
    • 2:30 PM
      • Dialogues to Transform Epilepsy
      • Pediatric Highlights
    • 3:00 PM
      • PAME
      • SIG: Ictal Semiology
      • Investigators Workshop: Genetics in the Clinic Beyond Monogenic Epilepsies
    • 4:00 PM
      • Scientific Exhibits
    • 4:30 PM
      • SIG: Temporal Lobe Club
      • SIG: Women's Issues in Epilepsy
    • 5:00 PM
      • Lombroso Lecture
    • 6:30 PM
      • Award presentations
      • SIG: Data Science in Epilepsy
      • SIG: Engineering and Neurostimulation
      • SIG: Neuroimaging
  • Tuesday, December 8, 2020
    • 8:00 AM
      • Exhibit Hall Open
    • 9:00 AM
      • SIG: EEG
      • SIG: Sleep and Epilepsy
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Self-management Training for Providers
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Genetics Testing in Epilepsy Patients
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Pearls of videoEEG Monitoring
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Alternative Therapies to Standard Anti-epileptic Therapies
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Optimal Use of Neuroimaging in Diagnosing and Treating Epilepsy
      • Poster Author Hour
    • 11:00 AM
      • Merritt-Putnam Symposium
      • Pediatric State of the Art Symposium
      • Basic Science Skills Workshop: In Vivo Imaging
    • 1:00 PM
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Misadventures in EEG
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Intracranial Electrode Studies
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Telehealth: Virtual Epilepsy Clinic, Soup to Nuts
      • Clinical Skills Workshop: Treating Patients with Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures
      • Basic Science Skills Workshop: Genome Editing Technologies
    • 1:30 PM
      • Annual Fundamentals Symposium