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Information about Japanese encephalitis following the 2022 outbreak in Australia, including information on symptoms and prevention Read more
We work with global experts in encephalitis to produce peer-reviewed resources, conduct research as well as host our annual Encephalitis Conference Read more
Find out how you can become a volunteer with the Encephalitis Society Read more
Listen or watch episodes of The Encephalitis Podcast hosted by Dr Ava Easton, Chief Executive of the Encephalitis Society Read more
Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain caused by an infection or through the immune system attacking the brain in error.
WATCH - When Clair woke up in hospital after falling ill with encephalitis, she had no idea that the people by her bedside were her parents. Her dad, Mark, tells her story.
Our Support Service is here to help you with any questions about encephalitis, recovery and rehabilitation or emotional support.
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People are affected by encephalitis globally each year
of people across the world do not know what encephalitis is
People reached during our 2021 World Encephalitis Day campaign
A statement from the Encephalitis Society in relation to the COVID-19 Vaccine. Developed in collaboration with our Scientific Advisory Panel Read more
A £2.3 million study will investigate the neurological or neuropsychiatric effects of COVID-19 Read more
The Young Person's Weekend in the Peak District from July 15 to 18 is a residential weekend for children and young people between 12-25 years-old. Read more