The Neurological Field Continues to Update

In recent years, there has been tremendous growth in new diagnostic information, pharmacological and neurosurgical treatments for neurological disease, as well as a greater understanding of brain function. Our news section informs you of ongoing topics with a potential worldwide influence. In addition to this section, we inform through our social media platforms to keep connect with our member more easier than before. 

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  • World Federation of Neurology News
    We inform you on our projects and activities, the journal updates, the WFN committee update and more...
  • Neurology News
    Update on interesting news and current activities with worldwide scope. From the history of neurology through the modern technology that shape neurology nowadays.

World Federation of Neurology News

26 Feb 2024

World Neurology: January-February issue now available online

The issue begins with the President’s Column. Dr. Wolfgang Grisold, WFN president, provides an overview of the many activities being planned, organized, and supported by the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) for 2024 and beyond. In this issue, you will also find a summary of the many outstanding plenary sessions presented during the World Congress of Neurology (WCN) 2023, with a foreward by Dr. Guy Rouleau, WFN vice president.

22 Feb 2024

29th February is Rare Disease Day

29 FEBRUARY is Rare Disease Day Raising awareness and generating change for the 300 million people worldwide living with a rare disease, their families and carers.

14 Feb 2024

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 457 now available

The latest issue of JNS Vol. 457 is now available online

Neurology News

24 Feb 2024

Editor's Choice (JNS457): Effect of asymptomatic intracranial hemorrhage after mechanical thrombectomy on clinical outcome

Whether asymptomatic intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) affects the clinical outcomes in patients with acute large vessel occlusion treated with mechanical thrombectomy (MT) remains unclear. This study aimed to address this uncertainty.

14 Feb 2024

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 457 now available

Vol. 457, February 2024 now available

23 Jan 2024

Researchers propose a new model for classifying Parkinson’s

While some forms of Parkinson’s disease are caused by genetics, others have environmental factors, and patients can show a wide range of symptoms of varying severity. In a paper published in The Lancet Neurology, a group of scientists argue that this complexity demands a new way of classifying the disease for research purposes, one based not on clinical diagnosis but biology. The authors have called their biological model “SynNeurGe”.

International Meetings & Events

13 Mar 2024 - 15 Mar 2024 21st Annual Meeting of Austrian Society for Neurology more...
14 Mar 2024 - 16 Mar 2024 Department of Anatomy, Wilhelm von Waldeyer-Haus Berlin Germany This newly updated course consists of lectures with an emphasis on teaching. Practical (microscope-based) sessions are part of the course. The course will provide practising (neuro)pathologists... more...
20 Mar 2024 - 22 Mar 2024 The 1st International Electronic Conference on Toxics meeting will be held online from 20-22 March 2024.The aim of this platform is to bring together students, researchers, and scientists from around... more...
22 Mar 2024 The next Clinical Exchange workshop, Using Virtual Technologies To Improve Training In Global Neurology, will run on 22 March, 2pm(GMT) on the Global Brain Health Clinical Exchange Platform more...
12 Apr 2024 - 14 Apr 2024 The International Parkinson’s Conference (Parkinson’s-2024) will be held virtually on 12-14 April 2024 by the International Center for Neuroscience Research in collaboration with Ivane Javakhishvili... more...