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Elections for WSO Board of Directors 2018

The elections of the new members of the Board of Directors of the World Stroke Organization have started!

The elections will continue until July 31st, 2018. They are taking place online, through an electronic voting system, which is accessible to WSO members only. To access the voting system, please follow the personal voting link sent to your WSO membership email address. Please do not forward or share the link with anyone.

We kindly remind you that you must have paid your 2018 membership dues to vote. If you have not yet renewed your membership, please click here.

We remind you that a major objective of the WSO is to ensure the fair representation of all regions, of both our individual and society members. With this in mind, we have added eight additional seats on the WSO Board – two per each region – specifically destined for women and/or people under the age of 45. The four geographical regions are: 1) Sub-Sahara Africa, Middle East/East Mediterranean, 2) Americas, 3) Asia/Oceania; 4) Europe. The open seats per region are as follows:

Sub-Sahara Africa, Middle East/East Mediterranean: a total of 4 seats – 2 regular seats and 2 seats for women and/or people under the age of 45

Americas: a total of 4 seats – 2 regular seats and 2 seats for women and/or people under the age of 45

Asia/Oceania: a total of 8 seats – 6 regular seats and 2 seats for women and/or people under the age of 45

Europe: a total of 5 seats – 3 regular seats and 2 seats for women and/or people under the age of 45

In addition to individual Board members, you can vote for society Board members as well. The open seats are as follows:

Scientific Organizations: a total of 5 open seats 

Stroke Support Organizations: a total of 5 open seats

For more information or any questions regarding the elections, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.