ILAE British Branch 18th Specialist Registrar Epilepsy Teaching Weekend

Teaching & Learning Building, University of Birmingham in Birmingham, UK

14 - 15 May 2022

Epilepsy is the most common serious neurological disease in the UK and seizure disorders are seen frequently in both the neurology clinics and on the hospital wards. A sound grasp of the principles and pitfalls of epilepsy management is essential in order to diagnose and treat patients effectively and safely.

This weekend course comprises a series of lectures, video sessions and informal seminars which deliver a comprehensive and contemporary approach to establishing a confident diagnosis, selecting and interpreting the most appropriate investigations, choosing the correct medical and surgical treatments and tailoring epilepsy management to specific populations such as the children, women and patients with intellectual disability.

Who is it for?

SpRs and junior doctors; consultants welcome, too

Registration cost

  • £265 – early bird rate (until 31st December 2021)
  • £295 - standard rate (from 1st January 2022)

Registration includes 4* accommodation on Saturday, 14 May and breakfast on Sunday morning which is served in the hotel restaurant.

Programme sessions include

  • Diagnosis & Investigations
  • Medical Management
  • Surgical Management
  • Parallel groups – allows the opportunity to expand into more specialised areas of interest

For full programme details and online registration please go to


The ILAE British Branch 18th Specialist Registrar Epilepsy Teaching Weekend has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 11 category 1 (external) CPD credits.


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