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Edited By: Astrid Nehlig, PhD and Michael Sperling, MD

Impact Factor: 5.295

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 23/194 (Clinical Neurology)

Online ISSN: 1528-1167

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Increased IF

Wiley and the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) are pleased to announce that the Impact Factor for Epilepsia has increased to 5.295.

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Epilepsia Open
The Open Access Journal of the ILAE

Epilepsia Open, publishes original research on all aspects of epilepsy, making it widely available through open access publication, and is a companion journal to Epilepsia

Edited by Aristea Galanopoulou, Dieter Schmidt, and Xuefeng Wang

Epileptic Disorders
The Educational Journal of the ILAE

Epileptic Disorders is a forum wherein professionals to medical students can improve their understanding of epilepsy and related disorders through shared experiences surrounding diagnosis and care, natural history, and management of seizure.

Edited by Alexis Arzimanoglou.

News from ILAE


www.ilae.org is the place to visit to connect with other epilepsy professionals, learn about conferences and other educational events and resources, and understand the league initiatives.

ILAE Events & Awards

Free Access Update:
For ILAE members in Developing Countries.
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Regional chair election results
The Elections Committee is pleased to announce the results of the election of regional commission chairs for the 2017-21 term.

  • Asia and Oceania: Akio Ikeda (Japan)
  • Africa: Angelina Kakooza (Uganda)
  • Eastern Mediterannean: Chahnez Charfi Triki (Tunisia)
  • Europe: Eugen Trinka (Austria)
  • Latin America: Roberto Caraballo (Argentina)
  • North America: Nathalie Jetté (Canada)


12th Asian and Oceanian Epilepsy Congress
28 June - 1 July 2018
Bali, Indonesia

13th European Congress on Epileptology
26 - 30 August 2018
Vienna, Austria

10th Latin American Congress on Epilepsy
29 September - 2 October 2018
San José, Costa Rica

33rd International Epilepsy Congress
22 - 26 June 2019
Bangkok, Thailand

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