The World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS) aspires to promote global improvement in neurosurgical care. We work together with our member societies to improve worldwide neurosurgical care, training and research to benefit our patients.

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The 5th Symposium of WFNS

Date: 17- 22 April 2016

Venue: Espinas Palace Hotel, Iran


*WFNS News

  • President-elect for 2015-2017:

    Dr. Franco Servadei (Italy)


  • Three new member societies of WFNS

    Southeast Europe Neurosurgical Society (SeENS)

    Palestinian Neurosurgical Society (PNS)

    Qatar Society for Neurological & Spine Surgery (QNSS)


  • The hosting country for 2019 Interim Meeting:

    Chinese Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CCNS)


  • The hosting country for 2021 World Congress of WFNS:

    Colombian Neurosurgery Association


    WFNS Committees

    Peripheral Nerve
    Surgery Committee:

    The First Online
    Peripheral Nerve  
    Brachial Plexus Course

    Launch on 19 March 2015
    Learn more here

    Radiosurgery Committee:

    Sao Paulo, Brazil
    6 - 8 November, 2015
    Convener: Dr. Antonio de Salles

    Jakarta, Indonesia
    28, 29 November, 2015
    Prof. Eka J.

    Wahjoepramono MD. PhD

    1st Announcement

    New Delhi, India
    26 - 28 February 2016
    Convener: Dr. Aditya Gupta
    Consultant Neurosurgeon,

    Neuro-oncology Committee Course:

    Santa Cruz, Chile
    12-14 November 2015 
    Learn more here

    VII World Congress Neuro-endoscopy
    Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    1-4 November 2015
    Learn more here

    See more events on the WFNS Calendar here