COVID-19 and Epilepsy

If you have questions — or important information to share — about management of people with epilepsy in relation to COVID-19, email us here

COVID-19 Vaccines and people with Epilepsy

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Learnings from the COVID Pandemic: The New Normal

ILAE Virtual Symposium: Learnings from the COVID Pandemic: The new normal

Symposium recording and -- NEW! -- microlearning modules

Opportunities to gain insights from ILAE experts, learn more about current best practices, and understand how the pandemic will likely affect medical practice into the future. View the recorded symposium and the 10-minute microlearning modules based on key concepts.

Report cases

If you have cared for a patient who has experienced an exacerbation of seizures, developed new onset seizures, or experienced another neurological change, please add the case information to our dataset.

ILAE COVID-19 and Epilepsy Research Award

To recognize research that has been undertaken during the COVID19 pandemic, the ILAE will make one award in each ILAE region for the best research, published or in press, for COVID-19 and epilepsy.

There will be two rounds of awards, one closing in 2020, the other will close May 2021.

See 2020 winners of the ILAE COVID-19 and Epilepsy Research Award

To submit your research for consideration, please send your research reference and your affiliations to Applications are due before 15 May 2021.

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