ILAE Journal Prizes Symposium 2020

ILAE Journals Virtual Prize Symposium

22 June, 2020

This year for the first time, the ILAE Journal Prizes were presented in a virtual symposium. All five prize winners presented their papers, with the opportunity for questions, and Michael Sperling, editor-in-chief of Epilepsia, spoke on what makes a good paper.

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Samuel Wiebe
Samuel Wiebe

Introductory Remarks

Samuel Wiebe, ILAE President

Lyndsey Anderson
Lyndsey Anderson, PhD

Epilepsia Basic Science Prize 2020

Coadministered cannabidiol and clobazam: Preclinical evidence for both pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic interactions
Lyndsey L. Anderson (Australia)

Benjamin Tolchin
Benjamin Tolchin, MD

Epilepsia Clinical Science Prize 2020

Randomized controlled trial of motivational interviewing for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures

Benjamin Tolchin. MD (USA)

Jesse A. Pfammatter
Jesse A. Pfammatter, PhD

Epilepsia Open Basic Science Prize 2020

An automated, machine learning-based detection algorithm for spike-wave discharges (SWDs) in a mouse model of absence epilepsy
Jesse Pfammatter, PhD (USA)

Ana Luisa Coito PhD
Ana Luisa Coito PhD

Epilepsia Open Clinical Science Prize 2020

Ana Luisa Luis Coito, PhD

Interictal epileptogenic zone localization in patients with focal epilepsy using electric source imaging and directed functional connectivity from low- density EEG

Ana Luisa Coito (Switzerland)

Zhong Ying, MD, PhD
Zhong Ying, MD, PhD

Epileptic Disorders Education Prize 2020

A comprehensive clinico-pathological and genetic evaluation of bottom-of-sulcus focal cortical dysplasia in patients with difficult-to-localize focal epilepsy

Zhong Ying (USA)

Michael Sperling
Michael Sperling

“Publish, Do Not Perish!” (or, how to write a good paper)

Special Lecture by Michael Sperling, Editor-in-Chief, Epilepsia