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

Interviews with ILAE and IBE presidents

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Check out “A Tale of Two Presidents: An interview with Samuel Wiebe and J. Helen Cross” to hear about the paths our past and present leaders took to the ILAE presidency, how they became interested in epileptology, and their visions for the future.

For the experiences of our partner organization, be sure to watch the “Interview with International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) Presidents Martin Brodie and Francesca Sofia”.

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Latest News

About ILAE

In Memoriam: Warren Blume

Warren Blume, M.D., Founder and former Head of the Epilepsy Program at Western University in London, Ontario, CANADA, passed away on 13 September 2021.

15 September, 2021
About ILAE

Transition in Epilepsy – A survey for patients and healthcare practitioners

Transition from pediatric to Adult Healthcare System proves difficult for many youths with epilepsy and their families. There are significant difficulties in establishing and maintaining transition programs in epilepsy. The purpose of the study is to understand the patient/caregiver and healthcare professional’s perspective of transition in epilepsy and the barriers experienced.

7 September, 2021
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Online capsule courses in Spanish and Portuguese

The ILAE and the Latin American Academy of Epilepsy (ALADE) are offering two online courses in Spanish and Portuguese this autumn. The objective of these self-paced courses is to help improve diagnostic and therapeutic management of patients with epilepsy through refresher training for primary care physicians.

2 September, 2021

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Our Publications

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.

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