Prize for Best Dissertation

The Swiss League Against Epilepsy (Epilepsy League) awards this prize to the author of the best master’s or doctoral thesis in the field of epileptology from a Swiss university.

Laureate 2023

Dissecting Epileptic Mechanisms in a New Larval Zebrafish Model

Adriana Hotz


Laureates 2019

Parkinson disease and the risk of epileptic seizures
Katharina Gruntz

Large-scale epileptic network in a mouse-model of temporal lobe epilepsy
Laurent Sheybani

Laureate 2016

Status epilepticus: impact of therapeutic coma on outcome

Nicola Andrea Marchi

Laudatio (in German) (Epileptologie 2/2016)

Other laureates


Social Cognition in Medial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (MTLE)

Sarah Dinah Broicher

2011 and 2012: No award given


The Long-Term Use of the Ketagenic Diet in Drug Resistant Epilepsy Syndromes During Childhood

Benjamin Stöcklin


Characterization of the Gene Expression Profile of Human Hippocampus of Medically Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

J. A. Lachos Samamé


Adenosine-based Neuromodulation: Involvement in Epileptolgenesis and Efficacy in the Treatment of Pharmacoresistant Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

N. Gouder

Musikperzeption bei Epilepsiepatienten nach selektiver Amygdala-Hippocampektomie

L. Ferrara


Elektrophysiologische Korrelate der Gedächtnisfunktionen

S. Wieser