The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) together with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, International Headache Society Global Advocacy Coalition and the World Stroke Organisation have submitted comments for the Consultation on discussion paper for the Global Action Plan on Epilepsy and Other Neurological Disorders. This submission is comprised of a statement about the apparent discrepancies in alignment between the resolution and discussion plan, and includes suggestions for the vision and the goal.
This has been prepared by the WFN IGAP writing group comprising the following representatives:
Prof William Carroll, President
Prof Wolfgang Grisold, Secretary General
Prof Alla Gukht, Elected Trustee
Ms Kimberly Karlshoej, Strategy and Programme Director
Prof Claudia Trenkwalder, President
Prof David W. Dodick, President IHS-GAC
Prof Michael Brainin, Immediate Past President
Achieving our vision of a life free from stroke is a task that WSO cannot achieve alone. We are committed to building our partnerships at the global, regional and national level to scale up and deliver improvements in prevention, treatment and support to reduce the burden of stroke.