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American Academy of Neurology

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is a professional society representing over 36,000 neurologists and neuroscientists. As a medical specialty society it was established in 1948 by A.B. Baker of the University of Minnesota to advance the art and science of neurology, and thereby promote the best possible care for patients with neurological disorders. It is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

International Brain Research Organization

IBRO is the global association of neuroscience societies established in 1961 that aims to promote and support neuroscience around the world through training, education, research, outreach and engagement activities, and the publication of journals, Neuroscience and IBRO Neuroscience Reports. IBRO has partnerships with like-minded scientific organizations to identify priorities and help bridge gaps in knowledge, investment and resources in the field of brain research.

The African Academy of Neurology


The Mission of AFAN is to represent and unify all African Neurologists through their National Neurological Societies, towards optimal neurological education and up-to-date knowledge on advances in the Neurosciences. The aim is directed towards the provision of the highest level of care to neurological patients, as well as to improve public awareness throughout the continent of the importance of prompt and lifelong care for those afflicted by neurological disease.


Neuronline's vast collection of professional development and training resources offers guidance for people at all career stages with diverse interests and responsibilities.

Whether you're looking to build soft skills like networking or communicating in the workplace, explore career paths, view scientific research articles, or find out how to increase faculty diversity, you'll find various perspectives and advice on Neuronline. And those are just some of the topics. Check them all out here.

Neuronline content, created and curated by leaders in neuroscience and SfN partners, is regularly updated to reflect the most relevant issues in the evolving neuroscience field.


Offers comprehensive online access to psychiatric textbooks, journals, and professional development tools. This all-in-one virtual library provides psychiatrists and mental health professionals with key resources for diagnosis, treatment, research, and professional development.


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