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Epilepsy expert to talk about conditions which coexist alongside epilepsy

  • The Sir John Monash Lecture
  • Speaker: Professor Ley Sander
  • 1 March 2018 6pm (registration 5.30pm), Auditorium 1, Monash University Malaysia
  • Admission: free

Epilepsy Society's medical director, Professor Ley Sander will be delivering The Sir John Monash Lecture  at Monash University, Malaysia on 1 March 2018. He will be talking about medical conditions which people with epilepsy also experience.

Professor Sander will be  examining the possible mechanisms  which may play a role in comorbidities and epilepsy. He will be discussing psychological conditions such as anxiety, depression and poor self esteem, as well as vascular and auto-immune problems and cancers.

World expert

Ley is professor at University College London Institute of Neurology and is the research and development director of Stichting Epilepsie Instellingen Nederland (SEIN) in The Netherlands.He is ranked as the world's leading expert in the field of epilepsy.

The lecture is being given in partnership with the Jeffrey Cheah Distinguished Speakers Series.

It will take place at 6pm in Auditorium 1 at Monash University, Malaysia. Admission is free.

How to register

Attendees should register at monash.edu.my/rsvp by 23 February 2018.

For more information email mohamed.ismail@moonash.edu or call +603 5514 4970

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