WFN Medals – The Medal for Scientific Achievement in Neurology

Nominations may be made by WFN member societies or by individual members of a member society; they should be seconded by at least five neurologists, at least three of whom should be from other WFN member societies.

The nominated individual should have approved his or her nomination and the principal proposer should write a citation of no more than 300 words in support of the nomination.  The Medal Committee will be made up of the current President of the WFN and either two of his predecessors or two WFN Trustees of the President's choice.

The medal will be awarded during the next World Congress of Neurology.

 

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Award Recipients

2021

Prof. Jerry Mendell

 

Prof. Jerry Mendell (USA)

 

 

2019

Dr Mark Hallett

 

Dr Mark Hallett (USA)

 

 

2017

Professor Angela Vincent

 

Prof. Angela Vincent (UK)

 

 

2015

Professor Shoji Tsuji

 

Prof. Shoji Tsuji  (Japan)

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2013

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Prof. Alastair Compston (UK)

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2011

Dr Richard Johnson

 

Dr Richard T. Johnson (USA)

 

 

2009

Dr Roger Rosenberg

 

Dr Roger Rosenberg (USA)