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.


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 und 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 (Music percep­tion in epilepsy patients after selec­tive amygdala hippocampectomy)

L. Ferrara


Elektro­phys­i­ol­o­gische Korre­late der Gedächt­n­is­funk­tionen (Electro­phys­i­o­log­ical corre­lates of memory functions)

S. Wieser