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All NFL players received this video on new concussion education and training, created by the NFL Players Association, in collaboration with the American Academy of Neurology and The American Brain Foundation featuring former and current NFL players.
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Patrick A. Griffith,MD,FAAN.
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2017 Annual Meeting abstract submissions are now open. We want to see your best science—submit today!
Submit Your Abstract. Submit your best science to the world's largest gathering of neurologists! The deadline to submit abstracts to the 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston is October 24, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. CT. See what everyone's talking about-get your first look at the 2017 Annual Meeting!
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New Press Release: Biomarkers May Help Better Predict Who Will Have a Stroke
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, August 24, 2016. Biomarkers May Help Better Predict Who Will Have a Stroke. MINNEAPOLIS – People with high levels of four biomarkers in the blood may be more likely to develop a stroke than people with low levels of the biomarkers, according to a study ...
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Get involved in measure development! Apply by September 7 to participate in a measure development project focused on neuro-otology. http://bit.ly/2bPpnRt
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Applications are now open for the prestigious 2017 AAN Awards. Apply now at AAN.com/view/17Awards.
2017 AAN Awards. Apply or nominate colleagues for prestigious AAN Awards. These awards recognize the best research and achievements by neurologists and neuroscientists at all stages of their careers. Recipients will be honored during the 2017 AAN Annual Meeting. Application deadline: Wednesday ...
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New Study: Calcium Supplements Linked to Dementia Risk in Women with Certain Health Conditions http://bit.ly/2b0dNpV
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, August 17, 2016. Calcium Supplements Linked to Dementia Risk in Women with Certain Health Conditions. MINNEAPOLIS – According to a new study, calcium supplements may be associated with an increased risk of dementia in older women who have had a stroke or ...
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AAN and NFL Players Association Release New Concussion Training for NFL Players Ahead of This Week’s Season Opener.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. New Concussion Training for NFL Players Ahead of This Week's Season Opener. NEW YORK – Ahead of this week's NFL Kickoff, every NFL player is receiving new concussion education and training from the NFL Players Association (NFLPA). The training and educational video was ...
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New Press Release: Newer Epilepsy Drugs Taken While Pregnant Not Associated with Lower IQs in Children 
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, August 31, 2016. Newer Epilepsy Drugs Taken While Pregnant Not Associated with Lower IQs in Children. MINNEAPOLIS – Two epilepsy drugs, levetiracetam and topiramate, may not harm the thinking skills and IQs of school-age children born to women who took them ...
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The AAN’s Neurology Career Week is Oct. 3–7. Reserve a complimentary CV review and coaching session. Spaces are limited, so act now!
Career Events. Take advantage of the AAN's exclusive career-related events designed to help you get an edge on your job search. Neurology Career Week October 3-7,2016. This unique, online-only event is the only career fair specific to neurologists and neurology-related positions.
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Career Track Video #7: How Rana R. Said, MD, Chose Her Career in Neurology
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New Capitol Hill Report: AAN Leaders Host Congressional Visits
Capitol Hill Report: AAN Leaders Host Congressional Visits. August 22, 2016. By Becky Horton, Program Manager, Advocacy Engagement. Members of Congress Engage with Neurology Last week, Sen. Orrin Hatch's health policy staff met with AAN members Drs. Nick Johnson (chair of the AAN's Government ...
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Attention AAN Members: Find out what the neurology buzz is about on Synapse!
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The American Academy of Neurology is the world's largest international professional association of more than 28,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals.
Introduction
Mission
To promote the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care and enhance member career satisfaction.
 
Company Overview
www.aan.com
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is the world's largest international professional association of more than 30,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals dedicated to promoting the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care. Learn more at http://www.aan.com/
 
PUBLICATIONS
Neurology®, the medical journal for the American Academy of Neurology: http://www.neurology.org/

Neurology Today®, updates in clinical, research, policy, practice, and more: http://www.neurotodayonline.com/

AANnews®, newsletter for members: http://www.aan.com/go/elibrary/aannews

Neurology Now®, magazine for patients and caregivers:
http://www.neurologynow.com/

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology®
NeuroSAE™
Virtual Annual Meeting
Regional Conferences
http://www.aan.com/go/education/cme/aan

PRACTICE
AAN Practice Guidelines
Practice Management Tools
http://www.aan.com/go/practice/guidelines

ADVOCACY
VOCUS: contact your congress person
Neurology on the Hill
Donald M. Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum
AAN Position Statements
Capitol Hill Reports
http://www.aan.com/go/advocacy

AAN STORE
Shop online for neurology products and tools: http://www.aan.com/store

PATIENTS
Website for Patients & Caregivers: http://www.aan.com/patients
Patient Education Videos: http://youtube.com/AANchannel

AMERICAN BRAIN FOUNDATION
http://www.CureBrainDisease.org/

NEURO FILM FESTIVAL
http://www.NeuroFilmFestival.com/

BRAIN HEALTH FAIR
http://www.BrainHealthFair.com/

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The American Academy of Neurology (AAN)’s Google+ pages are designed to provide an opportunity for fans to discuss issues and topics related to the field of neurology and AAN events (such as the AAN Annual Meeting) and connect with peers in the field. The content that users post to page walls (“User-Generated Content”) does not necessarily reflect the opinions or ideals of the AAN, its employees, or affiliates; and users are wholly responsible for their User-Generated Content. The AAN neither warrants the accuracy of any User-Generated Content nor endorses any opinions expressed in the User-Generated Content.

All users must comply with both these terms of use and Google+’s Terms of Use when using the American Academy of Neurology’s Google+ pages in any manner. The AAN has no obligation to, or liability for failing to, actively monitor the pages for inappropriate User-Generated Content and does not undertake editorial control of any User-Generated Content. The AAN expects that users will not post any content that is defamatory, obscene, an infringement of others’ rights (including intellectual property rights), or otherwise unlawful; abusive; offensive; harmful to other users’ computers; or otherwise in violation of Google+’s Terms of Use. AAN may remove any User-Generated Content.

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Phone
Tel: (800) 879-1960 or (612) 928-6000 (International)
Email
Fax
(612) 454-2746
Address
201 Chicago Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55415