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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Past Award Recipients

 

2019

Dr Mark Hallett

 

Dr Mark Hallett, USA

 

 

2017

Professor Angela Vincent

 

Professor Angela Vincent, UK

 

 

2015

Professor Shoji Tsuji

 

Professor Shoji Tsuji, Japan

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2013

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Professor Alastair Compston, UK

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2011

Dr Richard Johnson

 

Dr Richard T. Johnson, USA

 

 

2009

Dr Roger Rosenberg

 

Dr Roger Rosenberg, USA