ILAE-Eastern Mediterranean


  • Promote epilepsy education by organizing epilepsy courses
  • Epilepsy care and patient education
  • Translational research
  • Increase the number of chapters in the region
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Funding Opportunities for 2023
Possibilités de financement pour l'année 2023

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ILAE-EMR invites applications to fund 'courses', 'visiting teachers' and 'fellowships'.

Application deadline: 31 December 2022

ILAE-EMR lance un appel de candidatures pour financer des « cours », des « enseignants invités » et des « bourses ».

Date limite : 31 décembre 2022

Cours d'épileptologie (en français) 

Since the acceptance of its candidacy as a voting member of ILAE at the 34th International Congress of Epilepsy, the Chadian League Against Epilepsy organized for the first time the epilepsy teaching course in French sponsored by ILAE-EMR. The successful course took place in N'Djamena, Chad, from 11 - 12 October 2022.

Course program | Sponsored activity report

ILAE - EMR Sponsored Course
Cours d'épileptologie (en français) du 11 au 12 octubre 2022
ILAE - EMR Sponsored Course
Cours d'épileptologie (en français) du 11 au 12 octubre 2022

Un cours d’épilepsie en français

Les conférences sur l’épilepsie lors du cours régional d’épilepsie avec ILAE-Région de la méditerranée orientale et La Ligue Mauritanienne de Lutte Contre l’Epilepsie, les 10 et 11 décembre 2021

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New EEG Tool to improve EEG reading

ILAE EMR introduces a new EEG tool to improve EEG reading

The ILAE-EMR region has introduced a new EEG tool for young EMR neurologists and physicians that enlists the help of international EEG experts within the EMR and elsewhere to help improve the interpretation of EEG recordings, and thus, the management of epilepsy and other neurological disorders in the region. ILAE-EMR-EEG Tool announcement

EMR educational webinars

See ILAE-EMR Events for a complete list of events in our region. Select "Show past events" to view recordings of past webinars.

ILAE EMR and ILAE Africa are offering webinars in French
ILAE EMR and ILAE Africa are offering webinars in English

Latest News

Epileptic Disorders No 2
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Epileptic Disorders Roadmap to EEGs

If you’re a neurology trainee, you’re invited to participate in the Epileptic Disorders Roadmap to EEGs.

22 November, 2022
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In Memoriam: Ettore Beghi

The Italian League Against Epilepsy (LICE) and International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE), on behalf of countless colleagues and friends, wish to honour the memory of Ettore Beghi. Ettore Beghi passed away on 10 October 2022 at the age of 75 in Milan, Italy, fighting his last battle against a very serious illness with dignity, showing his usual courage in facing life's challenges.

12 October, 2022

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