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The World's preeminent association of health care professionals and scientists working toward a world where no person's life is limited by epilepsy
Fred Andermann Endowed Lecture in Clinical Epileptology
ILAE was pleased to present its first endowed lecture in an homage to Frederick Andermann during the 34th International Epilepsy Congress on 31 August 2021.
This special session was co-chaired by Samuel Wiebe and J Helen Cross, with an introduction by François Dubeau. Simon Shorvon, Professor and Consultant in neurology in London, presented the lecture “Does epilepsy still exist?: The changing concepts of epilepsy in the last 150 years.”
Abstract Cognitive and behavioural comorbidities are prevalent in childhood and adult epilepsies and impose a substantial human and economic burden. Over the past century, the classic approach to understanding the aetiology and course of these comorbidities has been through the prism of the…
26 November, 2021
Prof. Dr. Onno van Nieuwenhuizen passed away on Monday, 1 November 2021.Onno was one of the most colorful pediatric neurologists in the Netherlands.
22 November, 2021
The ILAE-EMR region is pleased to announce the availability of fellowships to epileptologists interested to engage in further training in epilepsy, including internships in epilepsy monitoring units. Application deadline: 28 November 2021
18 November, 2021
The course explores the neurobiology of epilepsy from basic and clinical perspectives. The main objectives of this course are to deepen your knowledge on the pathophysiology of epilepsy and seizure, introduce you to modern research tools that are used in epilepsy research and identify the current challenges and complex issues in epilepsy.
3 November, 2021
The International League Against Epilepsy disseminates the latest original research findings and breakthroughs in the cure for epilepsy and related seizure disorders through its official peer-reviewed publications.
Effects of laser interstitial thermal therapy for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy on the structural connectome and its relationship to seizure freedom
Andrew L. Ko, Ai Phuong S. Tong, Mahmud Mossa-Basha, Kurt E. Weaver, Jeffrey G. Ojemann, John W. Miller, Shahin Hakimian
Stereotactic laser interstitial thermal therapy corpus callosotomy for the treatment of pediatric drug-resistant epilepsy
Arka N. Mallela, Jasmine L. Hect, Hussam Abou-Al-Shaar, Emefa Akwayena, Taylor J. Abel
ILAE Neuroimaging Task Force Highlight: harnessing optimized imaging protocols for drug-resistant childhood epilepsy
Sara Larivière, Paolo Federico, Yotin Chinvarun, Graeme Jackson, Victoria Morgan, Stefan Rampp, Anna Elisabetta Vaudano, Irene Wang, Fernando Cendes, Cyrus G. Boelman, Andrea Bernasconi, Neda Bernasconi, Boris C. Bernhardt, Dewi V. Schrader
2 November - 21 December 2021
Chicago, Illinois, USA & Online
3 - 7 December 2021
European Congress of NeuroRehabilitation 2021 jointly with 27. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurorehabilitation
8 - 11 December 2021
8 - 11 December 2021
10 - 11 December 2021
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