ILAE - VIREPA Distance Education Program

The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) was founded in 1909 and is an organisation of more than 100 chapters worldwide. ILAE ‘s goals are to advance dissemination of knowledge about epilepsy; to promote research, education and training; to improve services and care for patients, especially by prevention, diagnosis and treatment add the ILAE link here.


ILAE-VIREPA Distance Education Program:
The ILAE-VIREPA distance education program offers courses which are Internet-based and e-moderated with downloadable learning material. Courses offered in 2012-13 include EEG in the Diagnosis & Management of Epilepsy (Basic & Pediatric), EEG SCORE, Clinical Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapy (Introductory), Genetics (Part 1-Basic Science), Neuroimaging (Part 1 & 2) and Psychiatric Aspects (Part 1 & 2).
To earn credits in each learning unit, tasks will be successfully completed within an active online communication process among all participants, guided by the experts. The tasks will strengthen the theoretically gained knowledge and enable the participant to transfer this knowledge to his/her clinical practice.
For more detailed information about fees and schedules, visit Questions can be sent to Priscilla Shisler ( at the ILAE Headquarters Office.