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    The Executive Committee is composed of: (WFNS Constitution - Article 11, Section 2)

    1. all of the officers of the Federation (WFNS Constitution - Article 14, Section1)

      (AC Members, Second Vice-President, Honorary Presidents, Historian)

    2. the President and the Treasurer of the Congress
    3. all the delegates* from each continental, national, regional and multinational member society
    4. all the observers* from each affiliate member society (subject to WFNS Constitution - Article 12, Section 9)

    * Two delegates from each Constituent Society and each Continental Organization (Paying Continental Organizations have the right to 4 delegates/4 votes)
    * Observers from each affiliate society (no vote)


    Chairman of the Executive Committees:

    Nelson M. Oyesiku
    President, WFNS
    Professor & Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
    Professor, Medicine (Endocrinology)
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    2nd Floor, Physicians Office Bldg
    170 Manning Dr
    Campus Box 7060
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
    Tel: +1 9199668804


    Appointed by the President of the Federation and can only vote if already a member of the Executive Committee or an Honorary President of the Federation

    Dr. David Adelson

    Steve A. Antoline Endowed Chair for Children's Neurosciences
    Vice Chair, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute 
    Executive Director, WVU Children's Neurosciences
    1 Medical Center Drive
    Morgantown WV 26501, USA

    Tel (Office) : +1 304-293-9509


    June 2024