Announcements


31st International Epilepsy Congress

6–10 September, 2015; Istanbul.

Upcoming Regional Congresses

2nd African Epilepsy Congress

22–24 May, 2014; Capetown, South Africa. www.epilepsycapetown2014.org

11th European Congress on Epileptology

29 June–3 July, 2014 in Stockholm, Sweden. http://www.epilepsystockholm2014.org/

10th Asian & Oceanian Epilepsy Congress

7–10 August; Singapore. http://www.epilepsysingapore2014.org/

8th Latin American Congress on Epilepsy (8th LACE)

17–20 September, 2014, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Website: http://www.epilepsycongress.org/8o-congreso-latinoamericano-de-epilepsia-8th-latin-american-epilepsy-congress/

Upcoming Chapter Congresses

3rd Annual UAE Epilepsy Congress 2014 & The First Joint Emirati Saudi Epilepsy Congress

4–5 April 2014. Fairmont Hotel, Dubai, UAE.

Congress website: www.congress2014.elae.ae

4th North American Regional Caribbean Conference on Epilepsy (NARCCE)

22–24 May, 2014. Bay Gardens Resorts, St. Lucia.

Congress Website: www.epilepsycaribbean.org/narcce-2014.html

Korean Epilepsy Congress

12–14 June 2014. Grand Hilton Hotel, Seoul, Korea.

Abstract submission deadline: April 30, 2014

Registration deadline: May 31, 2014

Congress website: www.epilepsykorea.org

For information, email ls@ls-comm.co.kr

Canadian League Against Epilepsy (CLAE) Biennial Meeting

17–19 October, 2014 in London, Ontario, Canada. More information available soon

Other Congresses

3rd International Congress on Epilepsy, Brain & Mind

3–5 April, 2014. Brno, Czech Republic. Congress website: www.epilepsy-brain-mind2014.eu

3rd Annual UAE Epilepsy Congress 2014 & The First Joint Emirati Saudi Epilepsy Congress

4–5 April, 2014. Fairmont Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Congress website: www.congress2014.elae.ae

Residential International Course on Drug Resistant Epilepsies

May 4–10, 2014. Tagliacozzo (AQ), Italy. Clinically-oriented course targeted to specialists at the second and third level of epilepsy care and focused on comprehensive aspects of diagnosis and treatment of children and adults with drug resistant epilepsy. The faculty consists of leading European epileptologists. Specialists in neurology, psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, paediatric neurology, paediatrics, clinical neurophysiology and psychology are welcome to apply.

Course Announcement | Preliminary Program | Application form

The 8th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy)

8–11 May, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. http://www.comtecmed.com/CongressPreView.aspx?cid=129

East European Course of Epilepsy

14–16 May, 2014. Cheile Gradistei, Romania.

Target audience: pediatric neurologists and adult neurologists with a medium level of expertise in the area of epilepsy care (already dealing with epilepsy patients).

Information: Stanislav Groppa (flore.ronep@yahoo.com) or Dana Craiu (dcraiu@yahoo.com)

6th Regional Caucasian Summer School on Clinical Epileptology (RCSSCE)

31 May–5 June, 2014. Bakuriani, Georgia.

For information, contact the organizer, Nana Tatishvili: n_tatishvili@hotmail.com

9th International Postgraduate Practical Epilepsy School

5–7 June, 2014. Slovenia.

Consisting of a 1 day workshop on how to investigate seizures with available means on the board – not all countries in the region have a proper epilepsy monitoring unit – and a 2 day course and workshop on psychiatric co-morbidity in people with epilepsy and learning disability.

Contact person Svetlana Simic Klobucaric (epilepsija@epilepsija.org)

2014 Epilepsy Pipeline Conference

5–7 June, 2014. San Francisco, CA.

Conference unites innovators, clinicians, industry, investors and the epilepsy community. The Epilepsy Therapy Project, an initiative of the Epilepsy Foundation will present the 4th Biennial Epilepsy Pipeline Conference to be held at the Hyatt Regency, San Francisco. Showcasing the most promising epilepsy therapies from healthcare companies dedicated to pioneering and advancing drugs, biologics, technologies and devices for epilepsy and seizures, this year's conference will feature the third annual “Shark Tank” competition, in addition to a day designated for people with epilepsy, families and advocates.

Contact person Kim Marcher: Kim@epilepsytherapyproject.org

Register for 2014 Epilepsy Pipeline Conference today!

Korean Epilepsy Congress

12–14 June 2014

Grand Hilton Hotel, Seoul, Korea

Abstract submission deadline: April 30, 2014

Registration deadline: May 31, 2014

Information: email hongsound@amc.seoul.kr

Cleveland Clinic Epilepsy Review Course

June 27–29, 2014. Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. Cleveland, Ohio.

www.ccfcme.org/epilepsyreview14

2014 World Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) Conference

July 3–6, 2014 in Washington, D.C. http://www.tsalliance.org/worldTSCconference

Dianalund Summer School on EEG and Epilepsy (DSSEE), 2nd edition

13–19 July, 2014, Dianalund, Denmark.

Advanced course on EEG and its application in the field of epilepsy.

Announcement: http://www.ilae.org/Visitors/Congress/congressinfo/DSSEE2-2014-Announcment.pdf

2014 San Servolo epilepsy summer course: Bridging Basic with Clinical Epileptology

20 July–1 August, 2014, San Servolo (Venice), Italy.

Designed for neuroscientists and neurologists with a documented background in epilepsy research.

Announcement: http://www.ilae.org/Visitors/Congress/congressinfo/SanServolo-announcement-2014.pdf

Email: epilepsysummercourse@univiu.org

8th Baltic Sea Summer School on Epilepsy (BSSSE 8)

3–8 August, 2014, Trakai, Lithuania.

Primarily addressed to medical postgraduates and junior researchers (age up to about 40) with a special clinical/scientific interest in epilepsy. It is clinically oriented and focused on the comprehensive aspects of diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, in additition encouraging research interests. The interactive course format involves combinations of lectures and group work, with tutorized case-oriented studies in an informal, international and open atmosphere.

Application deadline April 15, 2014

Information: http://www.ilae.org/Visitors/Congress/congressinfo/BSSSE8_2014.pdf

Contact: petra.novotny@wolfstiftung.org

2nd Intl Summer School for Neuropathology and Epilepsy Surgery (INES 2014)

30 August–3 September, 2014 Erlangen, Germany.

The summer school will make available an advanced microscopy training facility for the diagnostic evaluation of surgical specimens, with particular emphasis on mTLE-HS, epilepsy-associated tumors, MCDs/FCDs, vascular malformations, and encephalitis. INES will also disseminate new and up-coming clinico-pathologic classification systems among the neuro-/pathology communities and to validate existing and up-coming consensus classification systems by a larger cohort of practicing neuro-/pathologists

Contact: Ingmar Blumcke, Ingmar.Bluemcke@uk-erlangen.de

EPNS Research Meeting 2014

12–13 September, 2014, Bucharest, Romania.

Forum for researchers in the area of Pediatric Neurology,

Announcement: http://www.ilae.org/Visitors/Congress/congressinfo/EPNS-2014-Announcement.pdf

3rd Halifax International Epilepsy Conference & Retreat (3rd HIECR)

17–19 September, 2014.

Contact: b.pohlmann-eden@dal.ca

8th Migrating Course on Epilepsy

5–10 October, 2014. Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Target audience: young specialists and residents in neurology, paediatric neurology, paediatrics, clinical neurophysiology and psychology, psychiatry, neuropsychiatry.

For more information, contact Davor Sporis, MD, PhD (davor.sporis@kbd.hr)

23rd Annual International Epilepsy Symposia

October 5–11, 2014. Cleveland Convention Center Global Center for Health Innovation.

www.ccfcme.org/epilepsy14

25th International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System

5–8 November 2014.

The 25th International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System will be held at the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. Deadline for abstract submission is June 2, 2014.

Information: Anita Zeller: zeller.anita@mayo.edu,

www.americanautonomicsociety.org

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