American Neurological Association

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Not to be confused with American Neuropsychiatric Association.

The American Neurological Association (ANA) is a professional society of academic neurologists and neuroscientists devoted to advancing the goals of academic neurology; to training and educating neurologists and other physicians in the neurologic sciences; and to expanding both our understanding of diseases of the nervous system and our ability to treat them.[1] It was founded in June 1875.[2]


President: Robert H. Brown Jr., D.Phil., M.D., University of Massachusetts

President-Elect: Stanley Prusiner, M.D., University of California, San Francisco

Vice-Presidents: Barbara Vickrey, M.D., M.P.H. University of California, Los Angeles

Secretary: Jack M. Parent, M.D., University of Michigan

Treasurer: Kenneth L. Tyler, M.D., University of Colorado [3]

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  1. ^ American Neurological Association. (2007). Mission/Goals. Retrieved March 4, 2007, from
  2. ^ American Neurological Association. (2007). Founding/Founders. Retrieved March 4, 2007, from
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