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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

    Email: [email protected]
    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

    P. David Adelson
    Director, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's Hospital
    Diane and Bruce Halle Endowed Chair in Pediatric Neurosciences
    Chief, Pediatric Neurosurgery
    1919 East Thomas Road, Phoenix,
    Arizona 85016. United States

    Email: [email protected]
    Tel: +1 602 933 0923
    Fax: +1 602 933 4258


    June 2023