EpiCARE -- a European Reference Network for Rare and Complex Epilepsies -- connects 28 expert centres in 13 Eruopean countries with the aim of aiding the diagnosis and treatment of rare epilepsy patients by using e-tools and cross-country e-consultance. EU member states without EpiCARE centres can nominate affiliated partners to join the network.
Monthly EpiCARE Webinars: Free monthly webinars with topics related to rare and complex epilepsies and research
Award Winners Announced
ILAE-Europe is pleased to announce the recipients of the European Awards 2018. The awards were presented during the Welcome Ceremony of the 13th ECE on Sunday 26th August.
European Young Investigator Award - Birgit Frauscher (Austria/Canada)
2020 Course Applications
European Chapter Executives are invited to submit applications for funding of courses/symposia sponsored by ILAE-Europe during 2020.
Awarded for the first time in 1963 to encourage epilepsy research in Germany, to date the Michael Prize is one of the most highly regarded international awards for the best contribution to clinical and experimental research which promote further developments in epileptology. It is awarded biennially and is specifically addressed to younger researchers who have not yet reached the age of 45 at the time of the deadline for applications.
19 January, 2022
Markus Schmutz, a neuropharmacologist and long-time board member of the Swiss Epilepsy League and most recently of the partner and patient organization Epi-Suisse, passed away on 5 December 2021, after a long and patiently endured illness in Basel, his birthplace and place of work for…
16 December, 2021
ILAE will be staging four virtual e-Forum in 2022, covering Rescue Medications (23 February 2022), Cannabinoids (second quarter 2022), Drug Interactions (third quarter 2022), and Selecting the First ASM (final quarter 2022).
9 December, 2021
Abstract Cognitive and behavioural comorbidities are prevalent in childhood and adult epilepsies and impose a substantial human and economic burden. Over the past century, the classic approach to understanding the aetiology and course of these comorbidities has been through the prism of the…
26 November, 2021
The course explores the neurobiology of epilepsy from basic and clinical perspectives. The main objectives of this course are to deepen your knowledge on the pathophysiology of epilepsy and seizure, introduce you to modern research tools that are used in epilepsy research and identify the current challenges and complex issues in epilepsy.
3 November, 2021
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