Derek Denny-Brown Nominations Are Open

Deadline Extended: April 30, 2014
The Membership Committee is seeking nominations for prestigious Derek Denny-Brown Award

Nominate a colleague for the Basic or Clinical science award using the new online form.

The deadline to become a member to be eligible has been extended too. You now have until April 30 to join. 

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ANA launches open-access journal

ANA Members Only 50% Discount

Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology (ACTN), a new online-only, open access journal, will publish original research and scholarly reviews focused on the mechanisms and treatments of diseases of the nervous system; high-impact topics in neurologic education; and other topics of interest to the clinical neuroscience community.Log in to access the ANA Member Discount Code to get 50% off your submission

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The ANA offers academic neurologists and neuroscientists of all levels an array of programs that encompass world-class science, professional development and excellent networking opportunities. Become a member today.

E-Mentoring program

The E-Mentoring program is designed to welcome new ANA members into our distinguished community of academic neurology. Participants are introduced to other Members and Fellows via an online platform. This program fosters relationships with leaders in the field who can provide guidance and resources for those winding their way through academia.

Member Benefits

Renew your membership to see how your colleagues are:
* Publishing in Annals of Neurology
* Submitting to the new open source journal, Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology
* Presenting the latest science at the annual meeting
* Mentoring junior members of the association
* Filling positions through the career center

Discoveries in Neuroscience

October 2013

The following are summaries of some key recent findings in neuroscience, collected from other journals and reported in the Annals of Neurology. For a more thorough description, click here.

De novo insights into the genetics of epileptic encephalopathies
(Nature doi:10.1038/nature12439).

Schizophrenia genetics. More de novo and back in time
(Cell 2013, 154:518–529).

A class Act in autoimmune demyelination
(Nat Neurosci doi:10.1038/nn.3505).

Video gaming does make you smarter
(Nature 2013: 501: dol:10.1038/nature12486).