Epilepsy Advocate, Marian Harkin, Recevies European Policy-Maker Award

The European Federation of Neurological Associations (EFNA) recently held the second annual Neurology Advocacy Awards. The awards recognise the contribution of an individual or group to the development and promotion of advocacy for people with neurological disorders in Europe. This year’s winners were presented with their awards at a Gala Dinner in Dublin on October 13. [...]

By | October 22nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

New Epilepsy Guide to Empower Patients, Supporters, Stakeholders

The Milken Institute Center for Strategic Philanthropy has developed this Epilepsy Giving Smarter Guide with the express purpose of empowering patients, supporters, and stakeholders to make informed, strategic decisions when directing their philanthropic investments and energy into research and development efforts. The Giving Smarter Guide provides a comprehensive lay-level overview of the disease landscape, key unmet [...]

By | October 10th, 2016|News, Other Publications|0 Comments

VIDEOS: remarkABLE Personal Epilepsy Stories

A number of personal epilepsy stories have been made available over the last two International Epilepsy Days through the official website. Now another batch of stories from North America have been added. The videos were recorded as part of the Twenty20s remarkABLE project, supported by IBE's Promising Strategies initiative. They can be found at this [...]

By | October 7th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Internationalen Tag der Epilepsie: Wir Kreieren Künstlerische Wellen!

By | September 29th, 2016|News|0 Comments

International Epilepsy Day 2017 Competition – Create Artistic Waves

CREATING ARTISTIC WAVES! Put yourself in the frame for International Epilepsy Day, Monday, February 13, 2017... enter our competition.

By | September 2nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

14th European Congress on Epilepsy & Society

The 14th ECES will take place in Prague, Czechia from the September 15 to 16, 2016. More information on the official congress website

By | August 20th, 2016|News|0 Comments

4th East Mediterranean Epilepsy Congress

The 4th EMEC will take place in Luxor, Egypt from the February 16 to 18, 2017. More information on the official congress website

By | August 20th, 2016|Congress|0 Comments

3rd African Epilepsy Congress

The 3rd AEC will take place in Dakar Senegal from the May 5 to 7, 2017. More information on the official congress website

By | August 20th, 2016|Congress|0 Comments

Origins of the ILAE: 10 Instalments Now Available

Over the past few years, IE News has been included regular articles detailing the history of ILAE as documented in its newsletters. Now, as we reach the final instalment of this excellent series, produced by Ted Reynolds, a former President of ILAE, a compilation of all 10 articles is available for those who may have [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|News, Other Publications|0 Comments

Finnish Epilepsy Lifetime Award Presented to Prof Matti Sillanpää

The Finnish Epilepsy Lifetime Achievements Award was given to professor Matti Sillanpää by Finnish Epilepsy Association, Epilepsy Research Foundation and Finnish Epilepsy Society on August 4. This Award recognises senior members of the society who have a record of lifetime contributions and accomplishments related to epilepsy research. Professor emeritus Matti Sillanpää celebrates his 80-year anniversary [...]

By | August 10th, 2016|News|0 Comments