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.
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    Selected content extracted from WFN World Neurology.

 

World Federation of Neurology News

19 Jan 2021

WFN member societies annual dues for 2021

A friendly reminder, the WFN 2021 annual fees for your member society are now due.

19 Jan 2021

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) December 2020 issue

The WFN December 2020 issue of the OPEN ACCESS journal eNeurologicalSci Vol. 21 is now available online.

5 Jan 2021

Professor Raad Shakir, former WFN President, awarded CBE

Professor Raad Shakir, former WFN President, named as Commander of the British Empire (CBE) on the Queen's New Year honours list for his "services to global neurology

Neurology News

21 Jan 2021

In-depth MRI techniques and analysis in multiple sclerosis (Webinar)

Free-of-charge Digital Course on In-depth MRI techniques and analysis in multiple sclerosis by Scientific Seminars.

18 Jan 2021

A plea for equitable global access to COVID‐19 diagnostics, vaccination and therapy: the NeuroCOVID‐19 task Force of the EAN

COVID‐19 continues to challenge health and care systems around the globe. The pandemic has disrupted acute neurology services and routine patient care and has impacted the clinical course in patients with chronic neurologic disease. COVID‐19 appears to have exposed inequalities of societies and healthcare systems and had disproportionate impact on already vulnerable communities. 

18 Jan 2021

Medical oddity ushers in discovery of unheard-of 'immunity gene' mutations — and a better way to screen them

An infant’s odd case of encephalitis, not typically found in children, has led Japanese researchers to discover never-before-seen genetic mutations and a more accurate technique to examine the IRAK4 gene responsible for innate immunity. Their work has been published in the Journal of Clinical Immunology.