World Federation of Neurology News

New Fellowship position for an African Neurologist in Cairo

5 Jun 2019

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

Norwegian Department Visit Program 2019

3 Jun 2019

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Norwegian Neurological Association (NNA) are pleased to renew their partnership to invite two African colleagues to visit St Olav’s Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital.

World Brain Day 2019 - Save the Date

1 Jun 2019

Migraine affects one in seven people and, together with other headache disorders, and is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide. Despite its pervasive impact, migraine continues to be vastly under-recognized, underdiagnosed and under-treated

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

23 May 2019

This issue begins with the President's column, where WFN President William Carroll discusses two of the major upcoming events of the WFN: World Brain Day and the World Congress of Neurology in Dubai. Next, WFN Secretary-General Wolfgang Grisold provides a summary of the recent Joint Congress of the Neurological Association of South Africa (NASA) and the African Academy of Neurology (AFAN) held in East London, South Africa. Raad Shakir, immediate past president of the WFN, reports on the ongoing successes and importance of the Regional Neurologic Congresses.

World Brain Day takes on the ‘Painful Truth’ about Migraine in 2019

23 May 2019

Migraine affects one in seven people and, together with other headache disorders, and is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide. Despite its pervasive impact, migraine continues to be vastly under-recognized, underdiagnosed and under-treated

Austrian Neurological Society: Department Visit Programme 2019

8 May 2019

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Austrian Neurological Society (OEGN) are pleased to announce the renewal of 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.

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) March 2019 issue

11 Mar 2019

Vol. 14, March 2019 available online

Free Registration for WCN 2019 in Dubai Offered for Tournament of the Minds Teams

1 Jan 2019

Want to represent your country? And receive free registration for WCN? Apply as a team for this year's Tournament of Minds.