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International Epilepsy Day Art Competition

International Epilepsy Day Art Competition!

To celebrate #EpilepsyDay 2020, we are holding an international art competition for all ages with the theme ‘Friendship and Inclusion’.

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Interactive #EpilepsyDay Message Board

Share your selfies, pics and mesages on social media with the #EpilepsyDay hashtag and they’ll appear on our Message Board.

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Attend an #EpilepsyDay Event

Attend one of the many #EpilepsyDayEvents happening around the globe!

Epilepsy Events

Meet #EpilepsyDay mascot, Campi

Campi Introduction - Epilepsy Day

International Epilepsy Day is a special event which promotes awareness of epilepsy in more than 120 countries each year. Every year on the second Monday of February people join together to celebrate and highlight the problems faced by people with epilepsy, their families and carers.

This is a day for everyone, no matter where you are, no matter how small your group or large your area, no matter whether you focus on the medical or the social aspects of the disease. We want you to help us celebrate International Epilepsy Day! Let’s speak with one global voice.

The Day is a joint initiative by the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) and the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE).

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Leonie Wollscheid shares her epilepsy story

To mark International Epilepsy Day 2020 Leonie Wollscheid from Germany has shared her story with us. Why not share yours? Remember to use the #EpilepsyDay hashtag so we find you!

Rebecca McGhee for International Epilepsy Day

Rebecca McGhee is an epilepsy advocate and a winner of the IBE International Golden Light Awards in 2019. Here she aims to raise awareness of epilepsy by sharing a video of her day.

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Towards a Global Alliance on Epilepsy Research

International Epilepsy Day event in the European Parliament reports on the unmet needs in the field of epilepsy and the status of epilepsy research priorities at a global level. The event was organised by

Happy news from Malaysia!

Edmund Cheong Heng Yew wins competition by sharing his mother's story of epilepsy "Malaysia Day" falls on the 16th of September. Each year, many events are organised to celebrate this patriotic and joyous day. This

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