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2023 LGS Meeting of the Minds

Sept. 13-16, 2023 at Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor

LGS Foundation Meeting of the Minds: Advancing Clinical Research September 13-15, 2023: Research Conference September 16, 2023: Family Research Day The LGS Foundation is hosting its second Meeting of the Minds to discuss how we can Advance Clinical Research in…


2022 LGS Research Roundtable at AES

Every year, the LGS Foundation organizes the LGS Research Roundtable at the American Epilepsy Society (AES) annual meeting in an effort to #FreeTheData. Join us as we hear updates from our grant recipients and research collaborations. Thank you for joining us at…


Our Medical Science Advisory Board

meet the amazing doctors and scientists that make up our medical Science Advisory Board (MSAB) This amazing group of individuals is taking a stand against Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome by helping our team in the Foundation’s mission to accelerate LGS research. The…


2021 LGS Research Roundtable at AES

Every year, the LGS Foundation organizes the LGS Research Roundtable at the annual American Epilepsy Society (AES) meeting in an effort to advance LGS research and #FreeTheData. Join us as we hear updates about LGS research and discuss future advances. 2021…


Help Solve the Mystery of LGS

Epilepsy Awareness Month Focuses on Solving the Mystery of LGS and Other Rare Epilepsies

Donate now International LGS Awareness Day brought together thousands of people around the world to show that the challenges associated with LGS are tough, but so are those affected by this rare disease. This also kicked off Epilepsy Awareness Month…


2021 LGS Meeting of the Minds

Finding Disease-Modifying Therapies in LGS Research Conference Outcomes: In September 2021, over 250 researchers and family members from 7 different countries joined the LGS Foundation for a 2-day discussion focused on finding LGS Disease-Modifying Therapies. “This meeting was critical! It…


LGS Foundation Seminar Series

Continue the conversation that started at our September 2021 Meeting of the Minds Conference. Join us! Developing Novel LGS Clinical Trails December 3rd, 2021 at AES  Speakers Include: Dr. Dennis Dlugos – Moderator & Discussion Leader Dr. Sudha Kessler – How can…


Research Revolution Webinar

Upcoming Webinars: (Coming Soon)  Previously Recorded Webinars: September 1, 2021  During this discussion, Dr. Tracy Dixon-Salazar dives into the mysteries of the LGS journey, current research on LGS, recent therapies, and the Foundation’s plan for the future of LGS Research…


Patient Focused Drug Development (PFDD) Meeting

Externally-Led PFDD Meeting on the Developmental and Epileptic encephalopathies (DEEs), including LGS On November 1, 2019, the LGS Foundation convened the first patient-focused drug development meeting (PFDD) for the DEEs (developmental and epileptic encephalopathies) including Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome in College Park….