The Nominating Committee of the World Federation of Neurology, having invited nominations for President, Vice President, and Elected Trustee falling vacant with effect from the 2021 Annual General Meeting (Council of Delegates) on Sunday 3rd October 2021 for the Elected Trustee and in January 2022 for the President and Vice President with Immediate effect recommended the following candidates to the membership:


  • Professor Wolfgang Grisold (Austria)
  • Professor Ryuji Kaji (Japan)
  • Dr Youssef Al - Said (Saudi Arabia)


Vice President:

  • Professor Riadh Gouider (Tunisia)
  • Professor Gustavo Roman (USA)
  • Dr Guy Rouleau (Canada)


Elected Trustee:

  • Professor Alla Guekht (Russia)


It is open to anyone to make additional nominations by

  • Obtaining the supporting signatures of five or more member society authorised delegates
  • Submitting the name(s) of the individual(s) nominated to the Secretary -Treasurer General, c/o the London Secretariat office at to arrive at least thirty days (by Friday 3rd September) prior to the date of the Council of Delegates meeting.


In accordance with Article 6.3 of the WFN Memorandum & Articles of Association, allowing for additional candidates who are supported by five or more authorised delegates from other member societies,