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Get some new weekend wear from the AAN Store. These “Keep Calm” T-shirts are just $17 with your AAN member discount. Order yours today: http://bit.ly/2ai4am9
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Choosing a Career Track video #5: Hear from AAN Member Jessica Erfan, PA-C, on Her Career Path in Neurology
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AAN Publishes Practice Advisory Update of Practice Parameter: Recurrent Stroke with Patent Foramen Ovale.
Abstract Objective: To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology guideline for patients with stroke and patent foramen ovale (PFO) by addressing whether (1) percutaneous closure of PFO is superior to medical therapy alone and (2) anticoagulation is superior to antiplatelet therapy for the prevention of recurrent stroke. Methods: Systematic review of the literature and structured formulation of recommendations. Conclusions: Percutaneous...
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New Study: Does Hormone Therapy After Menopause Affect Memory?
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, July 18, 2016. Does Hormone Therapy After Menopause Affect Memory? MINNEAPOLIS – Contrary to popular belief, taking estrogen after menopause may not affect the memory and thinking abilities of healthy women no matter when the treatment is started.
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New Study: Alzheimer’s Gene May Show Effects on Brain Starting in Childhood
Changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease can be seen as early as childhood in people with a heightened genetic risk, according to a study published in the journal Neurology.
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Listen to Dr. Joseph Sirven and Dr. David Spencer talk about the AAN’s new patient and caregiver book, Navigating Life with Epilepsy. http://bit.ly/29RjEJW
Find out about a new book that helps adolescents and adults take on the challenges of navigating life with epilepsy by reading the stories of others who have dealt with the condition.
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New from the AAN Store! “Just Use It” t-shirt. Only $17 with your AAN member discount. Order now!
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New Recommendations for Transitioning Youths with Brain Disorders to Adult Care
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, July 27, 2016. New Recommendations for Transitioning Youths with Brain Disorders to Adult Care. MINNEAPOLIS – A new consensus statement provides recommendations for transitioning adolescents and young adults with neurologic disorders to adult care.
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The World Federation of Neurology has declared today #WorldBrainDay. We salute all those who devote their lives to research. Here’s a study presented at the AAN Annual Meeting this year: Exercise May Slow Brain Aging by 10 Years for Older People.
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, March 23, 2016. Exercise May Slow Brain Aging by 10 Years for Older People. MINNEAPOLIS – Exercise in older people is associated with a slower rate of decline in thinking skills that occurs with aging. People who reported light to no exercise experienced a ...
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AAN Members: Have you joined neurology’s global conversation? Learn more about Synapse! https://www.aan.com/synapse
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Apply to join the elite Fellow (FAAN) member circle or nominate a peer today!
Become a Fellow (FAAN). Consider elevating your member status to Fellow, the AAN's esteemed category of membership. Fellow status acknowledges exemplary work and achievements in the neurosciences, the clinical practice of neurology or academic/administrative neurology, in the AAN, ...
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Choosing a Career Track Video #4: Hear from AAN member Ralph F. Józefowicz, MD, FAAN, on his career path in Neurology. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_w7wt0d9CY
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Tel: (800) 879-1960 or (612) 928-6000 (International)
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(612) 454-2746
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201 Chicago Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55415
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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.
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Mission
To promote the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care and enhance member career satisfaction.
 
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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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