The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) created the Leadership Development Programme to support the preparation and advancement of young physician leaders. Scholarships are available to attend the next programme offered, 21 and 22 June 2019 in conjunction with the 33rd International Epilepsy Congress.
The Leadership Development Programme is a unique and exclusive opportunity to receive leadership training and network with leaders from around the globe. Admission is limited to 30 candidates to allow for meaningful interactions and applied learning activities.
Session topics include: The Science of Communication, Strategic Planning, Conflict Resolution & Negotiation, Finance, Management Essentials, Assessing and Leveraging Your Leadership Style, Opportunities to Lead within ILAE, and more.
Admission to the 33rd International Epilepsy Congress
Admission to the invitation-only leadership programme, 21 and 22 June 2019
Up to €375 bursary towards accommodation
Networking with ILAE Executive leaders
Certificate of completion
Any current, active ILAE Member is welcome to apply. Strong preference will be given to young leaders. Please note, this programme seeks to support rising leaders contributing to ILAE, candidates should highlight their ILAE-related work and activities. While not required, preference may be granted to candidates also submitting abstracts to the congress.
Interested applicants are required to submit the following items as a .pdf file:
Brief statement describing why you are interested in the program and how you would benefit from participation;
Abbreviated CV; and
Letter of support from an ILAE Chapter or Regional Commission leader.
Applications should be submitted electronically to email@example.com as a .pdf file no later than 25 March 2019 and will be accepted on a rolling admissions basis.