A physician and lawyer in private practice, Dr. James C Johnston established Global NeuroCare, a not-for-profit group advancing neurological services to individuals in underserved nations. The organization cooperates with the United Nations’ Economics and Social Council, with which it holds a special consultative status. Under the guidance of Dr. James C Johnston, Global NeuroCare focuses on improving patient care, training physicians and advancing research in developing regions such as Ethiopia, a nation with only 20 neurologists despite great demand for neurological care.
An individual active in his wider professional community, Dr. James C Johnston belongs to a number of professional organizations including the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, the American Academy of Neurology, the American College of Legal Medicine, the Australasian College of Legal Medicine and the World Association of Medical Law. Further, Dr. Johnston is a widely published author whose most recent co-authored article, “The Expert Witness in Medical Malpractice Litigation: Through the Looking Glass” appeared in the Journal of Child Neurology
For more about Dr. Johnston and to collaborate with or donate to Global NeuroCare, please log on to globalneurocare.org.