World Federation of Neurology News

World Neurology: January-February issue now available online

26 Feb 2024

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.

29th February is Rare Disease Day

22 Feb 2024

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.

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 457 now available

14 Feb 2024

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

The future of brain health advocacy: Recommendations of the 2023 World Congress of Neurology advocacy panel

9 Feb 2024

The future of brain health advocacy: Recommendations of the 2023 World Congress of Neurology advocacy panel

WFN Training Centre; 2024 Mexico One-Year Stroke Visiting Fellow Program

5 Feb 2024

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Mexican Academy of Neurology (MAN) are delighted to announce a one-year Visiting Fellowship Program in Mexico in Stroke.

WFN – German Neurological Society (DGN) Department Visit Program in Germany 2024

10 Jan 2024

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the German Neurological Society (DGN) are pleased to announce to invite two colleagues from Africa to visit two Departments of Neurology at two University Hospitals in Germany for a duration of four weeks.

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 456 now available

10 Jan 2024

The latest issue of JNS Vol. 456 is now available online

Coffee Talks at the WCN 2023

23 Dec 2023

Centered around the theme Brain Health is Our Greatest Wealth, the 2023 World Congress of Neurology (WCN) in Montréal, provided a unique platform for knowledge exchange, collaboration and visionary discussion.

14th Regional Teaching Course in sub-Saharan Africa – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 2023

22 Dec 2023

The 14th Regional Teaching Course (RTC) in sub-Saharan Africa took place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on 28–31 October, 2023 and was organised in cooperation with the Tanzanian Neuroscience Association (TNA), the Tanzanian Ministry of Health and the Muhimbili National Hospital.

World Neurology: December issue now available online

16 Dec 2023

The issue begins with the President’s Column, where WFN President Dr. Grisold provides an overview and recap of the many activities of the World Congress of Neurology (WCN), which recently occurred in Montreal, including the Council of Delegates meeting. Dr. Grisold also updates us on other ongoing initiatives and global activities of the WFN. In an accompanying article, the many WFN activities that were highlighted at the WCN press conference are summarized. Later in the issue, a photo montage from the WCN shows a sampling of the activities from this remarkable and highly attended event.
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