Defeating Epilepsy and Mary Ellen Gambon: Disability Advocate and Journalist

Join the Defeating Epilepsy Foundation’s CEO & Founder, Natalie Boehm in welcoming Mary Ellen Gambon, as they discuss their journeys battling epilepsy and the work they have done to help the epilepsy community. Mary Ellen is a journalist and was diagnosed with epilepsy after an accident. Despite developing epilepsy Mary Ellen went on to receive Bachelor’s Degrees in journalism and political science from BU and a Master’s Degree in public administration from UMass Boston. Mary Ellen has had her work published in several papers and uses her talent to advocate for the disability community.