Who is involved?

#Every1EndingEpilepsy is a national epilepsy research collaborative, bringing together researchers, healthcare professionals, patient organisations and people living with epilepsy from across the country.

Find out how you can get involved in helping to shape the future of epilepsy research, and drive the investment so urgently needed to bring forward innovations in epilepsy treatments and prevention here.

The team behind the ambition includes three of the UK’s leading clinicians and researchers.

Our Programme Directors are…

The Prince of Wales’s Chair of Childhood Epilepsy
Director, UCL-Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Neurology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Global President, ILAE
President, Epilepsy Research UK
Trustee, Young Epilepsy 

Paul Getty III Professor of Epilepsy
Head of School of Neuroscience,
King’s College London
Honorary Consultant Neurologist,
King’s College Hospital
Trustee, Epilepsy Research UK

Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics,
The University of Liverpool
Consultant Neurologist and epileptologist,
The Walton Centre
Former Director of Research Programmes,
Liverpool Health Partners

Our Campaign Leaders are…

Key to the success of the ambition will be people affected by epilepsy. We are immensely proud to be working with our campaign leaders; Faye Waddams, campaigner and advocate for better information and advice for women with epilepsy, Dr Charles Steward, parent of children affected by epilepsy and genomics researcher, and Joy Meads, who lost her sister to epilepsy when she was just 41 years old.

Research Steering Group

We’re proud to have the commitment of a broad range of researchers, clinicians and experts by experience supporting #Every1EndingEpilepsy through our Research Steering Group. The steering group comprises around 30 researchers representing 16 HEIs throughout the UK.