The Epilepsy Leadership Foundation (ELF) is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering adolescents/young adults with epilepsy and chronic diseases to manage their condition and be an integral part of their community. We aim to influence health outcomes and minimize stigma through education, new innovative technologies, and the involvement of families, and multi-disciplinary partners.
CEO & Founder:
Michelle K. Tall,Ph.D, RN
Research should always be transparent and ethical. Let's work together to build a stronger community, advance knowledge and science. This study has been approved by UCF's Institutional Review Board (IRB). Study ID: STUDY00002635
Please feel free to verify with IRB at 407-823-2901 or
Thanks for your support!
**STUDY IS COMPLETED**
The study's purpose is to test whether Medilepsy can help with medication adherence (achieve on-time habits) and transition (independence, self-advocacy).
If you are between the ages of 16-24 years and have the following:
Information will be available soon
We would like to plan a community event for Epilepsy Month-November, 2022!
Awareness is crucial to minimize the stigma often associated with epilepsy.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2019) :
Epilepsy is not contagious.
Epilepsy affects 1/26 people.
Epilepsy can affect any person, age, gender, race, and socioeconomic status.
Epilepsy is not a mental disease.
Please consider volunteering and sharing your stories so we can bring awareness to all.
Dr. Michelle Tall
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