Newborn Brain Society

Volpe’s View: Dr. Joseph Volpe’s Exclusive Neonatal Neurology Commentaries for NBS

January, 2024The Newborn Brain Society is thrilled to announce a new and exciting opportunity for 2024 to learn from the master of neonatal neurology – Dr. Joseph Volpe. 

Dr. Volpe will reflect in a series of commentaries on recent topics of high relevance to the field of neonatal neurology. Each Volpe’s View will be published exclusively for the Newborn Brain Society every 3-4 months on topics of high relevance, beginning January 2024. Dr. Volpe is the founding father of the field of neonatal neurology and brings over 60 years of clinical experience, alongside a depth of pathophysiological and neurobiological expertise to reflect on issues of clinical relevance in our field. Dr. Volpe remains as the Emeritus Bronson Crothers Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and editor-in-chief of Volpe’s Neurology of the Newborn, which will be published as an updated 7th edition in 2024. We are all grateful to Dr. Volpe for his continued scholarly mission to educate and guide us.

The first commentary is now available at