• The ELA Association, a patient advocacy group devoted to promote research in the field of leukodystrophies, is pleased to announce the organization of the 3rd ELA Scientific Congress entitled “Advances in molecular pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of the leukodystrophies” from June 24 to 26, 2015 in Paris, France. Outstanding speakers with expertise in leukodystrophies, myelin biology, neuroimaging, stem cell research and gene therapy will participate to the congress to share and discuss recent advances and cutting-edge science in these fields with the ultimate goal to fight and eventually find a cure for the disabling leukodystrophies and myelin diseases. We invite you to submit your latest research for presentation and to join us for this important congress.  Please note that the registration is free for students and young investigators to encourage them to actively participate in this congress.

    We look forward to welcoming you in Paris!


    Guy Alba
    Chairman of the ELA Association