Australian to head World Federation of Neurologists

Delegates at the World Congress of Neurology have selected a neurologist from Perth to lead the global peak body, the World Federation of Neurologists (WFN), from 1 January next year.

Professor Bill Carroll (pictured), from the Perron Institute and University of Western Australia, was elected at the biennial congress in Kyoto, Japan, this week.

A member of the WFN for 18 years and vice-president for four years, Professor Carroll has chaired the Global Neurology Network as well as WFN fundraising, membership and