The Regional Executive Committee for the Western Pacific Region consists of the Chair, Vice Chair and Secretary, all of whom have been elected by the Full Members in the Western Pacific Region. In addition, the Vice President Western Pacific on the International Executive Committee is an ex-officio voting member of the Regional Executive Committee and acts as a liaison point between the International and Regional Committees. IBE President, Secretary General and Treasurer are also ex-officio non-voting members of this committee.
The purpose of the Regional Executive Committee is to facilitate joint activities in the region and to arrange regular meetings of the Regional Committee.
Elected Regional Executive Committee 2013 – 2017
Yuan Fu Tseng
The 10th Asian & Oceanian Epilepsy Congress took place from 7th August 2014 to 10th August 2014. This edition of IE News was published specially for the Congress. In This Issue … CLICK HERE TO READ ONLINERead More
Online registration will close on Friday 25th July so there are just two weeks to pre-register and avail of reduced fees. Click here to register now. A new session has been added ILAE have added a new session to the programme entitled “The new ILAE classification of seizures and epilepsies – the way forward” […]Read More
Outstanding Persons With Epilepsy Award Background: The first combined Asian and Oceanian Epilepsy Congress (AOEC) representing both the medical and epilepsy support organizations of the regions was held in Korea in 1996. During the 4th AOEC in Nagano, Japan in 2002, under the guidance of Dr Park (Korea), Dr Marshall (Taiwan), Dr Kubota (Japan) and Dr […]Read More
Introduction The Asian and Oceanian Outstanding Achievement Epilepsy Award (AOEA) was introduced by the Commission of Asian and Oceanian Affairs (CAOA) of the ILAE in 2010. The purpose of the Award is to recognise and pay tribute to medical or non-medical professionals for their extraordinary contributions to Epilepsy Care. It is the highest honour […]Read More
Travel Bursaries The International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) and the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) are delighted to announce that a limited number of travel bursaries will be awarded to assist with travel, registration and accommodation expenses. Travel bursary applicants must be under the age of 50 and must complete the form available for download here returning […]Read More