Edward Schneider

Founding Member Director of Finance

Lauren Breitner


Research Coordinator 

Chris Guzman

Founding Member

Director of Outreach


Epilepsy affects many of the those around us. In fact, there are more than 200,000 US cases per year.  Here are some quick facts:
-Can't be cured, but treatment can help
-Is result of disturbances in brain cells
-Chronic: Can last for years or be lifelong

Epilepsy Research Association is currently researching the chemical compound odor emitted prior to a seizure for the identification of a biomarker for epileptic seizures.

Current Projects

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  • A plethora of events happening this year 
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Volunteer opportunities

David Flores

Acting Chairman

Health and Awareness 

Hope in Action


a new legacy


for progress

Meet Our Team

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Epilepsy Research Association has made their first donation of 2019 with YOUR help!!‚Äč

In partnership with Mayo Clinic of AZ we have made our first round of research donations for the new year.  To everyone who has supported us, we couldn't have done this without you!  Attend one of our Seizure Response Training classes!

  • Team-building outings for locals
  • Annual community event to raise funds
  • Spreading awareness and goodwill for the research of Epilepsy

Epilepsy Research Association is a nonprofit  whose goal is to enhance the quality of life for those who suffer from epilepsy.  .

Our Mission

Starta new ERA 

Find your inner power by helping others

Curtis Breitner


Executive Director

Established in 2015, the Epilepsy Research Association is committed to devoting its energy to passionately advocating for epilepsy research through creative charities and fundraisers and giving back to the communities we encounter.