COVID-19 | Research Continuity

Given disruptions in business as usual at many institutions, the American Epilepsy Society is deeply concerned about the effects of COVID-19 on epilepsy research that is in progress or planned. As information becomes available to support and guide those who are conducting basic, translational, and clinical research, AES will post it here.



AES Funding

  • Whenever feasible, AES will offer flexibility on grant timelines and expectations
  • AES-funded investigators: Contact with any questions about your grant


Guidance on Clinical Trials


NIH Funding and Investigator Resources


COVID-19 Research Related to Epilepsy

GO FAIR has launched the Virus Outbreak Data Network to facilitate the creation and sharing of FAIR (Findable-Accessible-Interoperable-Reusable) data about COVID-19