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Epilepsy Week in Latin America

The 9th of September is a special day for the whole community and for all of us who work in the field of Epilepsy in Latin America. 19 years ago at the opening of the 1st Latin-American Congress of Epilepsy in Santiago, Chile this date was established as the Latin-American Epilepsy Day. (Article also available en Español)

16 October, 2019
Flag of Bolivia
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Spotlight on the Bolivian League Against Epilepsy

La primera "Semana de Epilepsia en Bolivia" se realizo en la ciudad de Santa Cruz (junio 2015), y la quinta en Cochabamba del 15 al 20 de junio de 2019. Replicando, el mismo formato por primera vez en Asuncion de Paraguay en abril 2019, y se realizara la primera en el Salvador en septiembre 2019.

25 September, 2019
Samuel Wiebe, President, ILAE
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New ILAE Council Organization

The League is now a large and complex organization with over 500 of the world’s top professionals contributing to a broad range of goals in dozens of commissions and task forces. To address these substantial changes and emerging needs, the ILAE Executive Committee is implementing a new organizational structure whereby Councils will be formed to serve as oversight and coordinating entities with a specific purpose, based on functions defined by the League’s Mission and Strategic Plan.

18 September, 2019