Regions & Countries

ILAE is an international organization with members around the world, organized regionally and by national chapters.


The ILAE is structured into six regions representing different areas of the world. The chairs of each regional board are elected every four years, and are members of the ILAE Executive Committee.

National Chapters

The ILAE is a federation of more than 120 Chapters. There is only one Chapter recognized per country, and each has its own Constitution and Bylaws and its own President and officers, elected by individual members of each chapter.

Membership: To join an ILAE Chapter, write to the Secretary of the Chapter in your country.

Select a chapter below to obtain contact information and reports of activities.

Resources in Different Languages

The ILAE website has most of its information in English. However some documents of interest to the epilepsy community have been translated into other languages: