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2024 ILAE Journal Prizes

Congratulations to the 2024 ILAE journal award recipients!

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Epilepsia® Prize

  • Clinical Research: Benjamin D. Wissel (USA) 
  • Basic Science: Marwa Elamin (USA) 

Epilepsia Open® Prize

  • Clinical Science: Fabienne Kühne (Germany)
  • Basic Science: Lyndsey Anderson (Australia/USA)

Epileptic Disorders Educational Prize: Elissa G. Yozawitz (USA)

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Call for Submissions: Epilepsia Open® special issue

The purpose of this special issue is to discuss the promise, needs and solutions for optimizing understanding, accessibility and implementation of neurotechnology tools and devices for epilepsy research and clinical care.

24 May, 2024
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Insights into epileptogenesis from post-traumatic epilepsy

Abstract Post-traumatic epilepsy (PTE) accounts for 5% of all epilepsies. The incidence of PTE after traumatic brain injury (TBI) depends on the severity of injury, approaching one in three in groups with the most severe injuries. The repeated seizures that characterize PTE impair neurological…

16 May, 2024
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In Memoriam: Buna Joe (B.J.) Wilder

We have learned of the recent passing of Professor Buna Joe (B.J.) Wilder on 31 November 2023 at the age of 94.

15 April, 2024

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