Genetic Epilepsy Team Australia’s 2024 Genetic Epilepsy Conference

Join us for our 2024 meeting on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th April.

Registration is free – register via Eventbrite.

Participating in the conference is a great opportunity for families, researchers and clinicians to hear the latest research in genetic epilepsy and developmental and epileptic encephalopathies (DEEs).

Conference details: 

    • Where: 
      • The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Parkville, Victoria
      • Or via livestream (Saturday and Sunday) – link will be sent to registered participants
    • When: 
      • Saturday 13th April 10:30am-5:00pm
      • Sunday 14th April 8:45am-12:30pm
    • Cost: FREE
    • Program: available here
    • Questions? 

Register today via Eventbrite

Confirmed speakers include:

Professor Phillip Pearl – Director of Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, Boston Children’s Hospital and William G. Lennox Chair and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.

Professor Ingrid Scheffer – Chair of Paediatric Neurology at The University of Melbourne and Senior Principal Research Fellow at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health.

Professor Steve Petrou – Chief Scientific Officer of Praxis Precision Medicines Inc.

Dr Katherine Howell – Clinician-Scientist Fellow and the Epilepsy Team Leader at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, and a paediatric neurologist and epileptologist at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Dr Sal Rico – Chief Medical Officer, Encoded Therapeutics.

Professor Angela Morgan – Director of the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence – Translational Centre for Speech Disorders and NHMRC Fellow at Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.

Dr Annie Chiu – Paediatric Epilepsy Fellow, Austin Health.

Thanks to our sponsors: 

GETA:  GET A Team, GET A Target, GET A Cure