Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, John DeLuca, Bruce Caplan

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

  • Catherine M. Rydell
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-79948-3_588

Address (and URL)

American Academy of Neurology

1080 Montreal Avenue

Saint Paul, Minnesota 55116


(800) 879-1960 (US)

(651) 695-2717 (international)

(651) 361-4800 (fax)


The American Academy of Neurology (AAN), established in 1948, is an international professional association of more than 21,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals dedicated to providing the best possible care for patients with neurological disorders. The AAN is strongly committed to its mission of ensuring the maintenance of the principles and standards set forth in the AAN mission statement.

Approximately 22,000 members reside in the USA and 4,000 are international members. Membership includes clinicians, academicians, researchers, business administrators, residents, fellows, and medical students.

Major Areas or Mission Statement

The vision of the AAN is to be indispensable to its members. The mission of the AAN is to promote the highest-quality neurologic care and enhance member career...
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References and Readings

  1. Visit the AAN online at www.aan.com.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Catherine M. Rydell
    • 1
  1. 1.American Academy of NeurologySaint PaulUSA