ЛДНЦ ”Епілепсія”, Україна, 02000 Київ, вул. Кирилівська, 103


October 2021

Rare Epilepsies | VIREPA | ILAE Reports | Transitions Survey | Congresses | ILAE Journals | CONy 2022 | Guidelines

NEW free e-learning module on rare epilepsies

ILAE Academy logo-300 SQARE

A new case-based e-learning module on hypothalamic hamartoma is now available!

ILAE Academy and EpiCARE partnered to develop free, self-paced e-learning modules for healthcare professionals. These interactive lessons focus on the diagnosis and management of some rare and complex epilepsies in accordance with the ILAE curriculum level 2 competencies. The collection currently has six modules with more to come by the end of the year.

VIREPA courses now open for application


Apply now for 2021-2022 Virtual Epilepsy Academy (VIREPA) courses.

November 2021
NEW!! Neuroimaging Course

January 2022
EEG in the Diagnosis & Management of Epilepsy – Basic

See course details, schedules, fees, and how to apply

ILAE Reports

2021-10 epi cover 600w

Epilepsy care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cross, JH, Kwon, C-S, Asadi-Pooya, AA, Balagura, G, Gómez-Iglesias, P, Guekht, A, et al. Epilepsia. First published 24 August 2021. doi: 10.1111/epi.17045.

Epilepsia Open

Use of suggestive seizure manipulation methods in the investigation of patients with possible psychogenic nonepileptic seizures—An international ILAE survey.
Gras, A, Wardrope, A, Hirsch, E, et al. Epilepsia Open. First published 21 July 2021. doi: 10.1002/epi4.12521.

2021-4-August-450w 3
Epileptic Disorders
ILAE Neuroimaging Task Force Highlight: harnessing optimized imaging protocols for drug-resistant childhood epilepsy.
Sara Larivière, Paolo Federico, Yotin Chinvarun, Graeme Jackson, Victoria Morgan, Stefan Rampp, Anna Elisabetta Vaudano, Irene Wang, Fernando Cendes, Cyrus G. Boelman, Andrea Bernasconi, Neda Bernasconi, Boris C. Bernhardt, Dewi V. Schrader. Epileptic Disorders. doi: 10.1684/epd.2021.1312.

Transition in Epilepsy: A survey for patients and healthcare practitioners

growing up image JPG 4

The ILAE Task Force on Transition in Care from Childhood to Adult is seeking participants in a study to help understand the perspective of healthcare professionals and patients or caregivers regarding transition in epilepsy and the barriers experienced.

Questionnaire for healthcare providers
HCP - English | HCP - French | HCP - Portuguese | HCP - Spanish | HCP - Romanian | HCP - Chinese | HCP - Japanese

Questionnaire for patients and families
Pt - English | Pt – Portuguese | Pt – Spanish | Pt – Romanian | Pt - Chinese

Find out more about the study

ILAE Congresses

IEC Logo

On Demand through 27 October 2021
34th International Epilepsy Congress
To access on-demand content, log back in to the platform on which you attended the Congress in real time, and click On Demand.

neuropsychology image

20 - 25 March 2022
3rd International Training Course on Neuropsychology in Epilepsy

Bordeaux, France

Neonatal EEG - 2022

10 - 13 April 2022
EEG in the First Year of Life

Cambridge, UK

European Congress on Epilepsy

9 - 13 July 2022
14th European Epilepsy Congress

Geneva, Switzerland

Call for abstracts! The abstract submission portal will open in November with a deadline of 21 January 2022.


8 - 11 September 2022
11th International Summer School for Neuropathology and Epilepsy Surgery
(INES 2022)

Erlangen, Germany

Chapter Congresses

7th UAE Epilepsy Congress - Dubai 2020 29 - 30 October 2021
7th UAE Epilepsy Congress
(ELAE International Congress)
australia 35 - 2021 2 - 4 November 2021
Epilepsy Society of Australia 35th Annual Scientific Meeting
AES-American Epilepsy Society - Logo 3 - 7 December 2021
AES Annual Meeting
Chicago, Illinois, USA & Online
DGFE 2022 jpg 27 - 30 April 2022
60. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Epileptologie
Leipzig, Germany
teaching weekend 2022 logo small 14 - 15 May 2022
ILAE British Branch 18th Specialist Registrar Epilepsy Teaching Weekend

Birmingham, UK

View listings of all congresses

ILAE Journal Highlights

2021-10 epi cover 600w 2

Prenatal exposure to valproate and risk of congenital malformations—Could we have known earlier?—A population-based cohort study.
Christensen, J, Trabjerg, BB, Sun, Y, Gilhus, NE, Bjørk, MH, Tomson, T, et al. Epilepsia. First published 28 September 2021. doi: 10.1111/epi.17035.

2021-09-v6i3-600w 2
Epilepsia Open

Recurrence risk after a first remote symptomatic seizure in adults: Epilepsy or not?
Zelano, J. Epilepsia Open. First published 24 September 2021. doi: 10.1002/epi4.12543.

2021-4-August-450w 3
Epileptic Disorders
MiRNA-29a serves as a promising diagnostic biomarker in children with temporal lobe epilepsy and regulates seizure-induced cell death and inflammation in hippocampal neurons.
Yifei Wu, Yanrui Zhang, Shuxia Zhu, Chunmei Tian, Yanyan Zhang. Epileptic Disorders. doi: 10.1684/epd.2021.1331.

Upcoming CONy

CONy logo

24 - 27 March 2022
16th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy)
London, UK

Free course on guideline development

CoCoCare logo

2 November - 21 December 2021
CoCoCare Autumn Course

More information about epilepsy and the ILAE may be found at the ILAE website,

Read recent issues of this newsletter. If you have already subscribed, but do not receive this email, check that Ця електронна адреса захищена від спам-ботів. Вам потрібно увімкнути JavaScript, щоб побачити її. has been added to your contacts. Instructions here. Or, Ця електронна адреса захищена від спам-ботів. Вам потрібно увімкнути JavaScript, щоб побачити її.

Please feel free to share this email with others who may be interested. Forward this message to a friend


Наші контакти:

Тел: 38 (091) 309-2321, факс: 38 (057) 738-2181; +38 (044) 537 52 77


 2017 © Розробка сайту - I.Hirman