WFNS FOUNDATION GAZETTE

  • WFNS FOUNDATION GAZETTE

    GREETINGS FROM THE EXCHAIRMAN

    GREETINGS FROM THE-EXCHAIRMAN KEEPS GOING AHEAD…   Dear friends of the international community: Only a few words to acknowledge the many readers and participants contributing to the success of the “WFNS Foundation Gazette”.    Since its inception, the “Gazette” has…

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    THE YOUNG PIONEERS

    THE YOUNG PIONEERS DR. SERGIO ANDRÉS TORRES-BAYONA «IT WAS VERY PLEASANT FOR ME TO KNOW THAT THE WFNS DEVELOPS SUCH ALTRUISTIC PROGRAMS WHERE I THINK I COULD FULFILL ONE OF MY GOALS IN LIFE, TO SERVE UNCONDITIONALLY» Dr. Torres-Bayona, a…

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    MASTERS OF NEUROSURGERY

    MASTERS OF NEUROSURGERY DR. LUIS ALENCAR BIURRUM BORBA «TOGETHER WITH DR. KURODA FROM JAPAN AND ALL THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE, WE WANT TO CARRY OUT WORK THAT FOCUSES ON IMPROVING EDUCATION GLOBALLY, FOCUSING ON YOUNG NEUROSURGEONS, RESIDENTS, AND INTERESTED…

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    FOUNDATION MEDICAL SET

    FOUNDATION MEDICAL SET DR. ABDUFARRUKH KARIMOV «THE WFNS FOUNDATION HAS PROVIDED OUR HOSPITAL WITH A SPINAL INSTRUMENT SET AND A BIPOLAR COAGULATION DEVICE « The lack of subspecialists in Uzbekistan with a 35 million population does not allow them to…

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    OUR TRAINING CENTERS

    OUR TRAINING CENTRES FUJITA HEALTH UNIVERSITY WFNS Post-Graduate Training Center Neurosurgery at the Fujita Health University (FHU) began in 1972 by Dr.Tetsuo Kanno (Fig.1).1 The  FHU is located about 10 km southeast of Nagoya City, Japan. The neurosurgical residency program…

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    THE VOICE OF…

    GERALD D. MAYAYA «INSTRUMENTS SET FROM WFNS FOUNDATION ARE VERY USEFUL AND IMPORTANT FOR US» Dr. Gerald Mayaya was trained in Nairobi WFNS Training Center, starting his residency in 2011. Now he is back in Tanzania, with a 60.000.000 population…

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    GREETINGS FROM THE CHAIRMAN

    Our first words are addressed to those who are working in remote areas in difficult conditions, still with the immense pressure of COVID interfering in all modalities of neurosurgical care. We hope this nightmare that made the world stop will…

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    THE OPINION OF…

    EDITORIAL 2021, A DIFFERENT YEAR FOR THE WFNS FOUNDATION ALWAYS ACTIVE, TRANSPARENT AND PHILANTHROPIC NEUROSURGEONS ARE GRATEFUL FOR THE GLOBAL PROMOTION OF NEUROSURGERY Although COVID-19 has hampered our goals, WFNS Foundation education and donation of neurosurgical equipment have not been…

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    MASTERS OF NEUROSURGERY

    KEKI TUREL «THE MISSION OF THE FOUNDATION IS TO PROMOTE THE NEUROSURGICAL CAPACITY ACROSS THE LOW AND MIDDLE-INCOME GROUP COUNTRIES (L&MIC)» Dr. Keki Turel is not only a world-class neurosurgeon internationally recognized due to his vast experience in brain operations…

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    FOUNDATION MEDICAL SET

    MOHAMAD NATHEER KHASRO «WE NEED SUPPORT FROM THE WFNS FOUNDATION IN TRAINING NEUROSURGEONS» Dr. Mohamad Natheer Khasro is working in one of the battlefronts of the Iraq war, Mosul. He received a Zeiss microscope as a WFNS Foundation donation, contributing…