World Federation of Neurology News

Inspiring people in Neurosciences webinar - Prof. C Miller Fisher

2 Mar 2021

Charles Miller Fisher, MD (1913-2012) established the relationship of carotid disease to ischemic stroke, characterised the clinical and pathological feature of lacunar syndromes, and proved that atrial fibrillation can cause stroke in the absence of cardiac valvular disease.

World Neurology: February issue now available online

2 Mar 2021

Welcome to the February 2021 issue of World Neurology. This issue begins with the news that Prof. Raad Shakir, immediate past president of the World Federation of Neurology (WFN), has been made a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in the U.K. New Year Honorus List, with a commentary on this remarkable honour provided by WFN President William M. Carroll.

Professor Maged Abdel Naseer joins WFN board of Trustees as a co-opted trustee

26 Feb 2021

Professor Maged Abdel Naseer joins the board of Trustees as a co-opted trustee. He is currently the president  of the Egyptian Society of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Neurosurgery and the President of the Pan Arab Union of Neurological Societies (PAUNS).   

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 421 now available

24 Feb 2021

Vol. 421, February 2021 now available

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) March 2021 issue

22 Feb 2021

The WFN March 2021 issue of the OPEN ACCESS journal eNeurologicalSci Vol. 22 is now available online.

Notice of WFN Elections 2021

16 Feb 2021

This October, at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Council of Delegates (COD), elections will be held for the following positions President, First Vice President, and One Elected Trustee.

World Federation of Neurology Launches Global Brain Health Awareness Campaign

12 Feb 2021

The World Federation of Neurology is pleased to announce its launch of the Brain Health Initiative, a global campaign to promote the importance of brain health.

Professor Riadh Gouider appointed Convenor of the 2021 WFN/AFAN e-Learning Day

11 Feb 2021

Professor Riadh Gouider, who recently stepped down as a WFN Trustee, has accepted the appointment as Convenor of the 2021 WFN/AFAN e-Learning Day.

WFN member societies annual dues for 2021

19 Jan 2021

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