Congress Overview

Educational Objectives
  • Highlight the challenges and the importance of accurate diagnosis of epilepsy syndromes
  • Recognize the importance of differentiating epileptic from non-epileptic events
  • Review the tactics in utilizing and managing adverse effects of anticonvulsant drug therapy
  • Outline the burden of epilepsy in all dimensions on patients and the society
  • Discuss the options of management in a selected pediatric epilepsy syndromes
  • To recognize the importance of identifying patients at risk to suffer sudden unexplained death of epilepsy (SUDEP)
  • Review the Non pharmacological options for medically refractory epilepsy
  • Recognize the importance of Continuous EEG recording in critically ill patients

Congress Dinner

Tickets for the ELAE Congress Dinner can be requested up to one week before the congress at a rate of AED 300.

Target Audience
  • Physicians in the neuroscience field
  • Neurophysiologists
  • Healthcare professionals interested in the field of Epilepsy

Main Topics
  • Epilepsy in Everyday Practice
  • Burden of Epilepsy Beyond Seizures
  • Peditaric Epielpsy
  • New Targets Beyond AEDs
  • Debate Sessions
Keynote Speaker
  • Professor Emilio Perucca
  • President of International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE)

CME Accreditation

11.25 CME accredited by the Dubai Health Authority

Professional Organizers

DiaEdu Management Consultancy