The 2nd General Assembly Meeting within the EPISTOP project took place on November 17-18, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic. The meeting was moderated by dr. Pavel Krsek, who is the head physician in the Department of Paediatric Neurology of the 2nd Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Motol.

During this meeting, the progress and issues of each work package were presented. Successful discussions were held about various aspects of the project: sampling, protocols, scientific research, administration and dissemination. More specific issues were addressed in the clinical and molecular group. According to the Scientific Advisory Board members EPISTOP in general is a visionary study and one of the few that reached the inclusion target of 100 patients.