The Epilepsy Foundation is very pleased to announce that Professor Sam Berkovic AC has agreed to be our Chief Medical Officer. Sam is Laureate Professor in the Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne and Director of the Epilepsy Research Centre at Austin Health.
Sam, an internationally recognized leader in the field of epilepsy research, especially in genetics, is widely published in academic journals and a sought-after conference speaker. He will provide the Foundation with guidance on research and scientific priorities, as well as best practices for medical and clinical management of epilepsy. Sam will also represent the Foundation as an expert on epilepsy in the media and other forums.
To read more about Sam and his work, please access his bio.