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African Epilepsy Congress a Success

Delegates at the 4th AEC

The 4th African Epilepsy Congress provided opportunities to share knowledge on the diagnosis, social issues, treatment, and challenges mitigating against epilepsy care and the way forward. Emphasis was placed on the role of sociocultural and economic aspects of epilepsy on the continent. Eleven plenary sessions were held with 49 presentations during the congress. Seventy-thee abstracts were submitted and at the end 50 presented as posters.

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Epilepsia en la escuela -- Epilepsy in the schools
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School teachers learn about epilepsy in Argentina

Más de 4.000 maestros de escuela aprendieron sobre la epilepsia durante los cursos en tres ciudades diferentes de Argentina. Felicitaciones al Dr. Roberto Caraballo, Presidente de ILAE-América Latina que organizó el evento con el patrocinio de las autoridades locales y la junta de educación. Over 4,000 school teachers learned about Epilepsy during courses in three different cities in Argentina. Kudos To Dr Roberto Caraballo, Chair of ILAE-Latin America who organized the event with sponsorship from local authorities and board of education.

4 September, 2019
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2019 ILAE Neurobiology Commission Bursaries

The Neurobiology Commission of the ILAE is pleased to announce that the 2019 ILAE Neurobiology Commission Bursaries were awarded to the following young investigators ...

3 September, 2019
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EEG Course Bursary Support

Bursary support is now available for young neurologists and neurology residents from the ILAE-EMR to attend the EEG workshop November 14-15, 2019 and the First Dar-Al Shifa Neurology conference “Neurology Updates in Medical Practice” which follows on November 15-16. Both will be held at theJumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel, Kuwait.

28 August, 2019

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