Conference Overview

Educational Objectives
  • Define the single seizure & review the prognosis for recurrences following the single seizure
  • Review the evidence on risk of seizure recurrences following AED withdrawal
  • Highlight the practical aspects of AED withdrawal and monitoring
  • Recognize the importance of differentiating epileptic from non epileptic mimickers
  • Review the options for management for a selected pediatric epilepsy syndromes
  • Outline the current management of convulsive and non convulsive status epilepticus.
  • To recognize the importance of identifying patients at risk to suffer sudden unexplained death of epilepsy (SUDEP)
  • Explain the relationship between hormone levels and seizures activity during reproductive years
  • Identify treatment options for women with epilepsy and in the elderly
Target Audience
  • Physicians in the neuroscience field
  • Neurophysiologists
  • Healthcare professionals interested in the field of Epilepsy

Keynote Speaker
  • Professor Emilio Perucca
  • President of International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE)
Honorary Guest
  • Professor Eugen Trinka
  • President of the Austrian Chapter of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE)

 

CME Accreditation

14.5 CME Hours (category 1). Accreditation under process.

Professional Organizers

DiaEdu Management Consultancy
www.diaedu.com
chav@diaedu.com

Congress Dinner

Tickets for the ELAE Congress Dinner can be requested up to one week before the congress at a rate of AED 325.