World Federation of Neurology News

WFN-University of Cairo 2022 One-Year Visiting Fellow Program

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) with support from the Association of British Neurologists (ABN) are pleased to partner with the Department of Neurology of Cairo University and announce a one year visiting fellowship position for one newly trained African Neurologist.

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 443 now available

27 Nov 2022

The latest issue of JNS Vol. 443 is now available online

Two New Co-opted Trustee Appointments

14 Nov 2022

The World Federation of Neurology is pleased to announce the appointments of Prof Riadh Gouider and Prof Marco Tulio Medina as co-opted Trustees for a one-year term covering the period from October 2022 to the next Council of Delegates meeting in October 2023.

WFN 2022 Election Results

27 Oct 2022

The results of the WFN 2022 Elections for Secretary General and elected trustee were announced during the recent Council of Delegates Meeting.

Ettore Beghi passed away on 10 October 2022 at the age of 75

23 Oct 2022

Ettore Beghi passed away on 10 October 2022 at the age of 75 in Milan, Italy, fighting his last battle against a very serious illness with dignity.

COVID-19 October Update

10 Oct 2022

For this update, we present some pertinent updates in the literature and news, including new insights into long-term COVID-19 neurologic outcomes and links between COVID-19 and Alzheimer’s Disease.

World Neurology: July-September issue now available online

26 Sep 2022

This issue begins with a timely update on monkeypox and its potential neurologic manifestations by Dr. Chandrashekhar Meshram. In this issue's President's Column, WFN President Dr. Wolfgang Grisold updates us on the planning for the upcoming Council of Delegates (COD) meeting in Amsterdam and many of the WFN's current and evolving global activities. Dr. Grisold and Dr. Steven Lewis then discuss the important issues related to education, congresses, CME, and disclosure and mitigation of conf licts of interest related to industry support.

WFN President at the 72nd session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe

23 Sep 2022

The World Federation of Neurology President Prof. Wolfgang Grisold met with ministers of health and representatives from 53 countries across the WHO European Region at the 72nd session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe on 12–14 September 2022, in Tel Aviv, Israel.

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) September 2022 issue

6 Sep 2022

The WFN September 2022 issue of the OPEN ACCESS journal eNeurologicalSci Vol. 28 is now available online.