Professor Barkhof awarded 2018 John Dystel Prize

We are delighted to announce that Professor Frederik Barkhof, Professor of Neuroradiology at the VU Medical Center Amsterdam and at the UCL Institute of Neurology, has been awarded the 2018 John Dystel Prize for his outstanding contribution to multiple sclerosis research in the understanding, treatment and prevention of multiple sclerosis.

The John Dystel Prize for Multiple Sclerosis Research is awarded jointly by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). The Prize, currently in the amount of $15,000, recognizes outstanding contributions to research in the understanding, treatment or prevention of multiple sclerosis.

Professor Barkhof will receive his prize at the American Academy of Neurology’s 70th Annual Meeting in Los Angeles on 22 April.

Amsterdam Neuroscience congratulates him on this recognition.