J. Kiffin Penry Excellence in Epilepsy Care Award
This award, funded by Abbott Laboratories, was established 1997. The winner need not be an AES member even though the award is presented at the AES Annual Meeting. The reward honors Dr. Penry’s lifelong focus on and genuine concern for the patient with epilepsy. The Penry Award recognizes those whose work has had a major impact on patient care and improved the quality of life for persons with epilepsy as well as recognizing excellence in the care of persons with epilepsy. A strong preference is given to members of the society. Submission deadline – August 5, 2012.
Awardee receives a $3,000 honorarium plus round trip economy airfare, one night lodging at annual conference, reimbursement of per diem expenses, and free Scientific Program registration. In addition, the award winner is highlighted in the Conference Program Book.
American Epilepsy Society (AES)
342 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06117-2507