The European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) is deeply saddened by the news of the shocking earthquakes which have hit Turkey and Syria claiming thousands of lives.
We offer our deepest condolences to all those who have lost loves ones and our thoughts are with everyone dealing with the devastating aftermath of this natural disaster.
Many members of our Society live in the affected region, and we extend our solidarity and concern for our friends and colleagues together with the children and families they care for.
There are several respected organisations assisting on the ground with practical emergency help. Donations to any of the following will make a difference:
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) https://www.msf.org/turkiye
Save the children https://www.savethechildren.org/