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SUDEP Task Force

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The SUDEP Task Force evolved from the SUDEP Coalition has been formed jointly by the American Epilepsy Society, The Epilepsy Foundation, Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy, and NINDS. The goal is to promote and organize SUDEP research and other SUDEP-related activities, including the creation of a SUDEP registry and tissue banks. The Committee plans the biennial PAME conference and provides appropriate resources for members via the website.

  NamePositionTerm End Date
Elizabeth J. Donner, M.D., FRCP(C) Chair
Gordon F. Buchanan, M.D., Ph.D. Member
Tracy Dixon-Salazar, Ph.D. Member
Daniel Friedman, M.D. Member
Gardiner Lapham, RN, M.P.H. Member
Rajesh Ramachandran Nair, M.D. Member
Cara B A Long, Ph.D. Staff
David J. Thurman, M.D., M.P.H. Ex-Officio
Cyndi S. Wright, B.A. Ex-Officio