World Federation of Neurology News

WFN Media Statement: WHO release of ICD-11 for implementation

18 Jun 2018

“The World Federation of Neurology welcomes the commencement of this new era in disease classification”, said WFN President Prof William Carroll. “We recognize the difficulties that had to be overcome in the course of this complex process and appreciate all the efforts undertaken to make the ICD more workable and appropriate. The ICD-11 well reflects important advances in medicine, in particular in neurology.”

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) latest issue

18 Jun 2018

Vol. 11, June 2018 available online

WFN elected Trustee candidate nominees announced

12 Jun 2018

The WFN Nominating Committee announces the candidates for the position of Elected Trustee

The March / April issue of World Neurology is now available online

17 May 2018

In this issue, WFN President William Carroll discusses the new steps taken by the new administration of the WFN as outlined at the recent strategy meeting that took place in London.

World Brain Day 2018 devoted to the impact of air pollution on brain health

16 May 2018

By staging World Brain Day on 22 July every year, the World Federation of Neurology and its 120 national member societies seek to raise awareness of the significance of brain health. This year the awareness campaign will focus on the negative impact of air pollution on brain health.

WFN Council of Delegates meeting

16 May 2018

This year’s Council of Delegates (COD) meeting will be held during the ECTRIMS conference in Berlin.  It is essential that the COD has a quorum of delegates in order to deal with required matters such as the annual accounts for the Charities Commission and to elect a Trustee and the Secretary-General.

WFN Educational Grants-In-Aid 2018

16 May 2018

The WFN Grants-in-aid 2018 competition offers grants to provide funding for low cost, high impact educational and outcomes research projects.

Austrian Neurological Society: Department Visit Programme

15 May 2018

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

The German Neurological Society: Department Visit Programme

9 May 2018

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the German Neurological Society (DGN) are pleased to announce a new partnership to invite two colleagues from Africa to visit the Department of Neurology at the University Hospitals of the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and the Department of Neurology at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz.

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