About Us

The WFNS Young Neurosurgeons committee aims to represent and promote the interests of Young Neurosurgeons worldwide.

Our Mission

The Committee aims to act as an advocate and conduit for developing the knowledge, surgical skills, research capability, and career opportunities for young neurosurgeons worldwide in order to align with the WFNS mission of benefiting patients and improving neurosurgical care.

Our Responsibilities

Knowledge

Assist Young Neurosurgeons in developing their knowledge through courses, meetings, webinars and web-based conferences that cover basic and clinical sciences.

Surgical skills

Assist Young Neurosurgeons in developing their surgical skills through courses, meetings, webinars and web-based conferences tailored to the diverse needs of Young Neurosurgeons worldwide.

Research Capability

Assist Young Neurosurgeons in developing their research capability through training in clinical research methodology and critical appraisal.

Career Development

Assist Young Neurosurgeons in developing their careers by creating a comprehensive database of fellowships and laying the foundation for a program of mentoring.

Members

The WFNS Young Neurosurgeons committee now has 32 members from around the world. To ensure a global perspective, we always strive to have equal representation of both men and women neurosurgeons, across all continents.