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EEC 2022: Abstract submission deadline extended!

Logo: ILAE Europe epilepsy congress. Text: 14th European Epilepsy Congress; 9-13 July 2022 | Geneva, Switzerland. www.ilae.org/eec2022

Abstract submission remains open for the 14th European Epilepsy Congress, taking place on 9 – 13 July 2022! You have the opportunity to share your latest findings with the international community and be considered for an oral or poster presentation during EEC 2022.

The Scientific and Organising Committee encourages all researchers and practitioners from around the globe to contribute to the programme by submitting abstracts for poster or oral presentation at the congress. Deadline: 28 January 2022        

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