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The International League Against Epilepsy ILAE is the world’s preeminent association of physicians and other health professionals in the field of Epilepsy.

The International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) is the global network of national epilepsy associations that represent people with epilepsy, their families and care givers.

Together ILAE and IBE organise the Epilepsy Congress family of events including the International Epilepsy Congress and regional meetings.

33rd International
Epilepsy Congress
22 June
26 June 2019
Bangkok, Thailand
4th African
Epilepsy Congress
22 August
24 August 2019
Kampala, Uganda
11o Latinoamericano Congreso de Epilepsia
10 May
13 May 2020
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Video Competition for International Epilepsy Day

International Epilepsy Day is an annual event which aims to promote the awareness of epilepsy in more than 120 countries. It is a joint initiative by the International Bureau for Epilepsy and the International League Against Epilepsy. Every year on the second Monday of February people across the globe join together to celebrate and highlight...
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10th LACE Begins in San José, Costa Rica

The 10th Latin American Epilepsy Congress has begun in San José, Costa Rica (29 September). This biennial meeting is a joint collaboration of the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy. The congress, which is held in association with both ILAE and IBE’s Costa Rican chapters as well as the Mexican ILAE...
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ILAE is now tweeting under @IlaeEs especially for the Latin American community.
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Our New Website

Welcome to our newly designed website created to make life a little easier for all.
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