Epilepsy Genetics Program

The Boston Children's Hospital Epilepsy Genetics Program was founded in 2011 with the aim of helping children and families with known or suspected genetic epilepsy syndromes.

Our mission is threefold:

  • Providing expert clinical consultation, genetic evaluation and genetic counseling services
  • Conducting groundbreaking scientific research at the local, regional and national levels
  • Furthering education and outreach initiatives and advocating for ongoing quality improvement in the field