Welcome to the International League Against Epilepsy
The World's preeminent association of health care professionals and scientists working toward a world where no person's life is limited by epilepsy
New low congress registration fees!
We have lowered our virtual congress registration fees to bring our multi-day educational experiences to more people around the globe! Fees are now based on both profession and country income level. No travel necessary – attend an ILAE Congress from your home or office, and view sessions in your own time. Register for a congress now – students pay as little as US $35 (AOEC) or US $55 (IEC)!
Elections for the members of all regional boards are now open, and voting will conclude on 14 May (21 May for North America)
3 May, 2021
Brain mosaic mutations are a major cause of refractory focal epilepsies with cortical malformations such as focal cortical dysplasia, hemimegalencephaly, malformation of cortical development with oligodendroglial hyperplasia in epilepsy, and ganglioglioma. Here, we collected cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) during epilepsy surgery to search for somatic variants in cell‐free DNA (cfDNA) using targeted droplet digital polymerase chain reaction...
3 May, 2021
We were shocked and saddened to learn about the death of our colleague and friend, Professor Emmanuel Olatunde Sanya.
15 April, 2021
We are deeply saddened by the passing of William Harkness, one of the most outstanding paediatric neurosurgeons of our generation. A caring clinician and gifted surgeon, visionary leader, loyal friend and devoted family man, William left an indelible impression on the specialty and the many people whose lives he touched.
6 April, 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.
Temporal encephaloceles in epilepsy patients and asymptomatic cases: Size may indicate epileptogenicity
Tsalouchidou et al
Hermann et al
Electroencephalography: basic biophysical and technological aspects important for clinical applications
Sándor Beniczky, Donald L. Schomer
13 - 16 May 2021
20 - 22 May 2021
10 - 13 June 2021
17 - 20 June 2021
19 - 22 June 2021
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