World Federation of Neurology News

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 394 now available

4 Oct 2018

Vol. 394, November 2018 now available

The July / August issue of World Neurology is now available online

29 Sep 2018

Drs. Mohammed Wasay and Wolfgang Grisold report on the activities that surrounded World Brain Day 2018 from around the globe, with an additional report by Jera Kruja about the activities in Albania.

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) latest issue

24 Sep 2018

Vol. 12, September 2018 available online

Joint statement of the WSO, ESO, EAN and WFN on stroke on the occasion of the 68th WHO-Europe meeting 2018, Rome

16 Sep 2018

This statement was jointly prepared by the World and European Stroke Organizations (WSO and ESO), the World Federation and the European Academy of Neurology (WFN and EAN) all of which are specialty societies for neurology and brain health.

Turkish Department Visit Program 2018

4 Sep 2018

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Turkish Neurological Society (TNS) are pleased to once again announce a partnership to invite four colleagues from Africa to visit the Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Selçuk University Faculty of Medicine, and Ege University Faculty of Medicine Neurology Departments.

New Training and Fellowship positions for African Neurologists in Cairo

3 Aug 2018

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN), with support from the Association of British Neurologists, is again pleased to partner with the WFN Teaching Centre – the Department of Neurology of Cairo University, Visiting Fellowship Programme for one newly trained African neurologist

Italian Department Visit Program 2018

24 Jul 2018

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Italian Neurological Society (SIN) are pleased to announce their partnership to invite two African colleagues to visit the Neurology Departments of the University of Naples and the University of Trento.

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.”

WFN elected Trustee candidate nominees announced

12 Jun 2018

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

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.