9th Migrating Course on Epilepsy

  19th-22nd September 2019 Vrdnik, Serbia



The European Chapter of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE-EUROPE) is presenting the educational initiative – “Migrating Course on Epilepsy” (MCE) that is taking place once a year in different European Countries. MCE is clinically oriented, targeted to specialists at the second and third level of epilepsy care and focused on comprehensive aspects of diagnosis and treatment of children and adults with epilepsy. It also includes the basic sciences in clinical epileptology issues and the comorbidities of patients with epilepsy. The first Migrating Course has taken place on 2007, in Serbia and migrated in several different countries afterwards.


General information

Migrating Course on Epilepsy will be given in English.
ILAE Commission on European Affairs (ILAE-CEA) and Serbian League Against Epilepsy
Course Directors:
Aleksandar J. Ristic, Silvio Basic
Organizing Committee:
Eugen Trinka, Meir Bialer, Alla Guekht, Mathew Walker, Aleksandar J. Ristic, Silvio Basic, Dragoslav Sokic
Duration: September 19 - September 22, 2019
Whole 4 days work was planned + arrival/departure days
Etno kompleks Vrdnicka Kula, Vrdnik, Serbia with accommodation for tutors and participants and well-equipped rooms for the whole-day work.
Lectures, tutorials, case discussions and video-sessions will be held in the congress centre of the Hotel Premier Aqua.
For further and updates, please visit the ILAE web site:
or the Serbian League Against Epilepsy web site:



Registration fee: 500 EUR (for tween room) and 650 EUR (for single room).
Except accommodation, it includes full board and access to all the educational activities(lectures, tutorials, case discussions, video-sessions). Fee does not include any travel expense and/or local transfers to reach the course venue. The payment of the registration fee will be required at a later stage to all admitted participants.
Please send application form, attachments and case reports by April 1st, 2019, to 9th Migration Course on Epilepsy 2019: 9thmce@gmail.com


This Faculty is tentative for the 9th MCE in Vrdnik (in order of appearance):
Meir Bialer (Israel); Dragoslav Sokic (Serbia); Stevo Lukic (Serbia); Silvio Basic (Croatia); Mathew Walker (UK); Aleksandar J. Ristic (Serbia); Emilija Cvetkovska (North Macedonia); Zeljka Petelin (Croatia); Dana Craiu (Romania); Davor Sporis (Croatia); Alla Guekht (Russia); Eugen Trinka (Austria); Vladimir Bascarevic (Serbia); Nikola Vojvodic (Serbia); Galina Stevanovic (Serbia); Ivana Markovic (Croatia)


Topics of tutorials / interactive case discussions: Epilepsy Therapy, Pharmacology of AED’s, Epilepsy surgery; AED discontinuation, Epileptic encephalopathies, Neuroimaging, Differential diagnosis.


Updated program - CLICK HERE

Important dates and addresses

9th Migration Course on Epilepsy: Vrdnik, Serbia, September 19th-September 22nd, 2019.
Application should be submitted not later than July 30th, 2019.
Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application by August 15th, 2019.


Technical organizer:

Astra Travel d.o.o.
Svetozara Markovića 4, Beograd 11000, Srbija
tel: +381 11 2622 104
fax: +381 11 2622 105
email: astraoffice@astratravel.rs


Dinar Account : 150-1200310003851-58 Direktna banka AD Kragujevac
Foreign Currency Accaount : IBAN RS 35150007010000819874
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