Welcome to the American Neurological Association’s 2014 Annual Meeting site! With the simple buttons above and to the right, you can find a wealth of information about ANA2014 scientific programs, professional development courses, Interactive Lunch Workshops and more!

This year’s Annual Meeting will offer scientific symposia on new sensation in the afferent limb, diseases of the synapse, brain initiative, expanded views on neurodegeneration, and neurological challenges of current chronic or recurring viral infections, plus Special Interest Group Symposia on 17 different subspecialties. 
The 2014 ANA Annual Meeting promises to be historic. We hope to see you in Baltimore! 

Annual Meeting Programs & Events

  • Scientific Symposia
  • Special Interest Group Symposia
  • Faculty Development Training for all levels of academic leadership: Junior, Mid-Level/Senior, and Chair (offered with the Association of University Professors of Neurology)
  • Interactive Lunch Workshops
  • Women of the ANA Luncheon
  • New Member Orientation
  • Poster Receptions
  • President's Reception

Call for Abstracts NOW OPEN!

The ANA is now accepting abstracts to be considered for the 2014 Annual Meeting to be held October 12-14, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. The ANA will consider research that has been presented at another meeting but has been modified to reflect further developments or to apply to the ANA audience.  Special Interest Group Symposia (SIGS) will take place each day of the Annual Meeting, with parallel sessions featuring a review of hot topics in each related specialty. ANA Fellows should encourage junior faculty to take advantage of this unique opportunity to have their abstract included in a Special Interest Group. Submitters will be able to indicate their interest in presenting at a SIG during the submission process.

Deadline to Submit EXTENDED: Monday, April14, 2014
Abstract Submission Fees: $50 students/$50 ANA members/$150 ANA nonmembers

Become an Abstract Reviewer

If you are interested in volunteering to review abstracts for the 139th Annual Meeting please fill out the reviewer appliation form.  Deadline to submit reviewer application is March 24th.  

ANA offers a number of Travel Awards to help reimburse travel expenses for presenting authors who are medical students, residents or fellows in North America. The quality of the abstract will be considered, as well as the applicant's potential to enter an investigative field of neuroscience. When submitting your abstract, select the Yes option under Travel Fellowships on the Awards page if you are eligible to be considered for the award. 
New for 2014: The ANA Board of Directors has DOUBLED the amount of money to be used for Travel Awards!