Engaging the next generation of epilepsy professionals

The results of a brief literature search using PubMed including the years 1990–2018, and using the search terms next generation, training, and healthcare professionals or scientists, exemplify the importance of youth engagement. Every health-related area from human to veterinary medicine is devoting substantial attention to this topic. Almost 2000 articles are published in the last 30 years, with a marked increase in the last 2 decades. Science and healthcare occupy about a third of these publications [Fig.