Association of Future African Neurosurgeons

Association of Future African Neurosurgeons

A network for all those, particularly from Africa, interested in neurosurgery.

The Association of Future African Neurosurgeons (AFAN) is an international non-governmental and non-profit organization, consisting of students, early-career physicians, neurosurgical residents, neurosurgeons, neuro-anesthetists, neurologists, neuroanatomists and neuro-pathologists from all over the world particularly from Africa. AFAN is an interest group that provides mentorship, education, advocacy, and research in neurosurgery and related fields.

What we do
  • Mentorship and networking
  • Education
  • Research
  • Advocacy
  • Capacity building