The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) created the Leadership Development Programme to support the preparation and advancement of young physician leaders.  Scholarships are available to attend the next programme offered, 25th and 26th August 2018 in conjunction with the 13th European Congress on Epileptology.

All places for the Leadership Development Programme 2018 have now been assigned and all applicants have been notified. 


Programme Description:

The Leadership Development Programme is a unique and exclusive opportunity to receive leadership training and network with leaders from around the globe.  For 2018, sessions have been tailored to meet with unique and practical needs of leaders in the ILAE Commission on European Affairs.  Admission is limited to 30 candidates to allow for meaningful interactions and applied learning activities.

Session topics include: The Science of Communication, Strategic Planning, Conflict Resolution & Negotiation, Finance, Management Essentials, Assessing and Leveraging Your Leadership Style, Opportunities to Lead within ILAE, and more.

 Awardees will be provided with: 

  1. Admission to the 13th European Congress on Epileptology
  2. Admission to the invitation-only leadership programme,  25th and 26th August
  3. Lunch with ILAE Executive leaders and participation at the ILAE European Chapter Convention
  4. Certificate of completion

Bursaries will be available for a limited number of awardees based on financial need.

Application for the Leadership Development Programme 2018 is now closed.


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