• On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, the the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) released a new definition of Epilepsy. Previous definitions were conceptual, (theoretical) and not sufficiently detailed to indicate in individual cases whether a person did or did not have epilepsy. Therefore, the ILAE commissioned a second task force to develop a practical (operational) definition of epilepsy, designed for use by doctors and patients.
  • We are now signed up with Amazon Smile! Their slogan "You Shop. Amazon Gives" rings true for us here at EPIC Long Island. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice! It is very simple! Anyone ordering through Amazon at smile.amazon.com can now select Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island at checkout.
  • Tom Hopkins, President & CEO, of EPIC Long Island is featured in Long Island Business News as One to Watch.
  • EPIC Long Island Inc. recently hosted its 29th Annual Dinner Dance, "A Blue Tie Affair," at Carlyle on the Green at Bethpage State Golf Course. Over 300 supporters joined EPIC in recognition of their continuous support and dedication to those they serve.
  • Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray and town board members gathered this past Tuesday at Hempstead Town Hall and recognized 10 women who live in or work in the town for their achievements and dedication to the community. EPIC Long Island's Sheryl Taylor, Director of Human Resources, was chosen as the Business Award Recipient for 2014.
  • EPIC Long Island is proud to announce that Randolph Lang, Senior Labor Relations Manager for the New York State Nurses Association, has joined the organization's Board of Directors.
  • Thank you to all who celebrated EPIC Long Island's 29th Annual Dinner Dance with us on January 10, 2014. EPIC Long Island’s Blue Tie Affair, on Friday, January 10, 2014, was a wonderful celebration of EPIC Long Island and the friends, families, companies and organizations that have partnered with us on our path to the future. Thank you to all who joined us at our Blue Tie Affair! To view our 2014 E-Journal Presentation please follow the above link.
  • SmartWatch®, a Wearable Monitoring and Alerting Product for Seizures, Tops in Patient Diagnostics and Management Category
  • In recognition of Epilepsy Awareness Month, two brave sisters share their experience with Epilepsy and EPIC Long Island's President & CEO, Tom Hopkins, encourages society to advocate.