World Federation of Neurology News

WFN Medals 2017

22 Feb 2017

The WFN is delighted to announce that the medalists for 2017.

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 374 now available

4 Feb 2017

Vol. 374, March 2017 now available

The January issue of World Neurology is now available online

2 Feb 2017

We are very pleased to introduce the January/February 2017 issue of World Neurology, with a number of varied and quite interesting reports from around the globe. In this issue’s President’s Column, WFN President Raad Shakir notes that brain health is at the forefront of diseases leading to morbidity and mortality, highlighting the critical importance and role of neurologists in increasing the profile of neurology as a discipline around the globe. Dr. Bruno Giometto reports on the highlights of the recent successful XLVII Congress of the Italian Society of Neurology, and in a related report, Dr. Luigi Bertinato’s keynote lecture from the same Congress on the origins of public health and the history of plague control will be of great historical interest to our readers.

WFN Educational Grants-In-Aid 2017

2 Feb 2017

The WFN Grants-in-aid 2017 competition offers grants to provide funding for low cost, high impact educational and outcomes research projects.

Norwegian Department Visit Program 2017

31 Jan 2017

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Norwegian Neurological Association (NNA) are pleased to announce a new partnership to invite two colleagues from Africa to visit the Neurology Department of the Haukeland University Hospital in Bergen. The visit will take place in May 2017.

German 2nd Department Visit Program 2017

31 Jan 2017

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the German Neurological Society (DGN) are pleased to announce a renewed collaboration to invite two colleagues from Africa to visit the Neurology Department of the St. Josef-Hospital in Bochum part of the University Hospital of the Ruhr University Bochum and the Department of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Cologne.

Journal of the Neurological Sciences latest issue

27 Jan 2017

Vol. 373, February 2017 now available

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) latest issue

19 Jan 2017

Vol. 5, December 2016 available online

Junior Travelling Fellowships 2017

3 Jan 2017

This year the WFN is again able to offer Junior Travelling Fellowships for young neurologists from countries classified by the World Bank as Low or Lower Middle Income, to attend approved international meetings. 

WFN – Austrian Neurological Society (OEGN): Second Department Visit Program in Austria

17 Nov 2016

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Austrian Neurological Society (OEGN) are pleased to announce to renew their partnership to invite three African colleagues to visit the Neurology Departments of the Medical University of Vienna, University of Graz and Innsbruck Medical University, Austria.

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