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Professor Martin Elliott stresses the importance of research into SUDEP

Professor Martin Elliott

Professor Martin Elliott, Professor of Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at UCL & Medical Director at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children stressed the importance of further research into Sudden Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) during his lecture, 'Sudden death in the young: A terrible waste' at the Museum of London on 18th January 2017.

Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham has expressed frustration with Flynn Pharma

Clare Pelham, chief executive

Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham has expressed frustration that pharmaceutical company Flynn Pharma has failed to reassure her of their long-term commitment  to supplying the epilepsy drug, phenytoin sodium capsules.

New Year message from Epilepsy Society

Our chief executive, Clare Pelham and acting chairman of the board of trustees, Adrian Waddingham look at why it might be better to tackle 2017, one day at a time.

Exercise and you

Dr Eleanor Tillett, an honorary consultant in sports and exercise medicine at The Institute for Sport, Exercise and Health, University College Hospital, London, gives some tips and advice on sports, exercise and being physically active.

Running to take control of my life

In this blog Trudy tells us why she started running and discusses the positive effects of exercise for both increased seizure control and quality of life.

Top tips for a happy, healthy Christmas and New Year

Our medical director Professor Ley Sander shares his top tips for enjoying a healthy, happy Christmas.

Epilepsy Society wishes Her Majesty The Queen a happy Christmas

Our fundraising officer delivering a Christmas garland to Her Majesty The Queen. Chloe is pictured at Buckingham Palace standing in front of pictures of the Queen and Prince Philip. There are stacks of cardboard boxes to Chloe's right.

Epilepsy Society delivers Christmas wishes and a home-made garland to Her Majesty The Queen.

Farewell to our dear friend Rabbi Lionel Blue

Rabbi Lionel Blue

Epilepsy Society pays tribute to Lionel Blue, the nation's much-loved Rabbi who has died at the age of 86.

Epilepsy Society Helpline - Christmas and New Year hours

Purple telephone for Epilepsy Society Helpline


Epilepsy Society Helpline opening hours over Christmas and the New Year.

Epilepsy Society says farewell to champion of children with epilepsy Brian Neville

Emeritus professor Brian Neville smiling at the camera and wearing an open-necked shirt. He has white hair.

Epielpsy Society pays tribute to renowned neurological expert emeritus professor Brian Neville who has died peacefully in his sleep at the age of 77, after a long-term illness.


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