Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

April 12, 2012


The Institute of Medicine (IOM) was asked to examine the public health dimensions of the epilepsies, focusing on public health surveillance and data collection; population and public health research; health policy, health care, and human services; and education for people with the disorder and their families, health care providers, and the public.

View the IOM's report with recommendations.

View the press release issued by the American Academy of Neurology on this topic.