American Academy of Neurology News

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is the premier professional association dedicated to advancing the field of neurology and promoting the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care. Founded in 1948, the AAN represents more than 36,000 members and is involved in education, research, and advocacy related to the practice of neurology. It provides resources, continuing education, and certifications for professionals while also supporting neurological research and patient education. The AAN organizes an annual meeting, which is one of the world’s largest gatherings of neurologists and neuroscience professionals, offering sessions on the latest advances in neurologic research, diagnosis, and therapy. The organization also publishes several highly respected journals, including ‘Neurology,’ which disseminates important peer-reviewed research and clinical practice guidelines.