Epilepsy 2020 welcomes attendees, participants, students, speakers, organizing committee members, delegates from all over the world. We welcome you and appreciate your participation at the 6th International Conference on Epilepsy & Treatment, which is going to be held during September 21, 22, 2020 is a Webinar event and it will be organized around the theme " Impact of COVID-19 on management of Epilepsy" which includes prompt Keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.
Epilepsy is a chronic disorder usually occurred in children and people aged above 60 years. A neurological disorder marked by sudden recurrent episodes of seizures with loss of consciousness. It is associated with abnormal electrical activity in the brain with the loss of consciousness; it may be of different types and with different episodes of seizures from person to person. Epilepsy is a non-communicable disease with approximately 50 million people in the world suffers from this disease. People with Epilepsy respond to treatment approximately within 70% of the time. About three-fourths of people with Epilepsy living in low- and middle- income countries do not get the treatment properly as they need. In many parts of the world, people with Epilepsy and their families suffer from stigma and discrimination. It is estimated that every year nearly 2.4 million people are diagnosed with Epilepsy and there are 4 to 5 in a group of 1000 people with active Epilepsy. Nearly 80% of the individuals with Epilepsy are found in developing regions.