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

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

Lauren Breitner


Research Coordinator 

An epileptic seizure has been proven to emit a specific chemical scent before the seizure.  We are working to create a wearable gas spectrometer device to give the person a preparatory biomarker to help them ready themselves before a seizure.​ 

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


David Flores


Health and Awareness 

Curtis Breitner


Executive Director

Find your inner power by helping others

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

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 Emergency-Seizure Awareness Training classes!

Current Projects

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.

Our Mission


for progress

Starta new ERA 

Meet Our Team

Chris Guzman

Founding Member

Director of Outreach

Edward Schneider

Founding Member Director of Finance

  • Team-building outings for locals
  • Annual community event to raise funds
  • Political action in our local government.
  • Spreading awareness and goodwill for the research of Epilepsy

Join Us

Hope in Action


a new legacy