European Epilepsy Day, an initiative of the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) supported by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) was launched on 14 February, to coincide with Valentines Day; Valentine being the patron of epilepsy.
To mark the occasion, a Lunch Discussion is organised on Tuesday 15 February in the European Parliament in Strasbourg, hosted by Gay Mitchell MEP and supported by the EEP Group. Representatives from 26 epilepsy patient organisations from 20 European countries will be present together with invited MEPs. IBE President Mike Glynn and ILAE President Nico Moshé are also attending and the WHO is also represented.
Click here to download Press Release: Lunch Discussion at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.