Expert commentators

Expert commentators

The following clinicians contributed to this briefing:

  • Professor Ley Sander, professor and head of neurology, UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology. Did not declare any interests.

  • Ronit Pressler, consultant in clinical neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. Did not declare any interests.

  • Rachel Thornton, consultant in clinical neurophysiology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust. Did not declare any interests.

  • Rhys Thomas, honorary consultant in epilepsy, Newcastle University. Received financial support for a PhD fellowship as part of the Epilepsy Research UK Doctoral hub. Received payment for role in a symposium for the British Branch of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE).

Representatives from the following patient organisations contributed to this briefing:

  • Epilepsy Action

  • Young Epilepsy