The World Federation of Neurology and the challenges in Environment Neurology

J. Reis, W. Grisold, Ş Öztürk, M. Wasay, G. C. Román, W. M. Carroll

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Since its establishment the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) has manifested a keen interest in the environment and its relation to neurological diseases. Thus, in 2007 the WFN renamed the “Neurotoxicological Research Group” to “Environmental Neurology Research Group”. In this short article, we review some recent events which illustrate the WFN involvement in Environmental Neurology as well its concerns about global health matters involving environmental issues.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)742-744
Number of pages3
JournalRevue Neurologique
Issue number10
StatePublished - Dec 2019


  • Environmental Neurology Specialty Group
  • Rencontres Internationales Santé Environnement
  • Turkish Neurological Society
  • World Brain Day
  • World Federation of Neurology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology


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