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Newswise — MINNEAPOLIS – No matter where you are in the world, the 2021 AAN Annual Meeting is one click away. Journalists can now register to attend the 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) being held virtually April 17-22, 2021. The AAN Annual Meeting is the world’s largest gathering of neurologists who come together to share the latest advances in neurologic research.

Neurology professionals from across the globe will meet in a completely virtual environment at this year’s Annual Meeting. Highlights include the latest advances in neurologic research through more than 2,000 poster and platform presentations, late-breaking research, key lectures and more than 90 educational courses on topics such as Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, migraine, multiple sclerosis, concussion, Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy.

The AAN Annual Meeting virtual press and media room will serve print, broadcast and online reporters as they cover this research. By registering, journalists will receive embargoed content as well as press conference information and daily updates during the meeting. The AAN Media and PR team will be on hand to connect journalists with experts presenting at the conference.

For an early look at this year’s meeting, you can check out the AAN Annual Meeting Program.

When: The AAN Annual Meeting virtual press and media room is open 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time, April 17-22, 2021.

To Register: Visit our AAN Annual Meeting Press and Registration Policies page.

Press Room Policies: for AAN’s press room registration, embargo and industry policies related to press, visit our AAN Press & Media page.

Key Dates Before and During the Annual Meeting:

  • Non-emerging abstracts of scientific research presentations will be posted online via AAN.com at 4:00 p.m., ET, on Thursday, March 4, 2021, unless otherwise noted by the AAN Media and Public Relations department.
  • Emerging science abstracts will be embargoed until 12:01 a.m., ET, on Friday, April 16, 2021, unless otherwise noted by the AAN Media and Public Relations department.
  • More details on embargo dates and press and media room policies can be found on the AAN Annual Meeting Press and Media Attendees Policies page.

The American Academy of Neurology is the world's largest association of neurologists and neuroscience professionals, with over 36,000 members. The AAN is dedicated to promoting the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care. A neurologist is a doctor with specialized training in diagnosing, treating and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, migraine, multiple sclerosis, concussion, Parkinson's disease and epilepsy.

For more information about the American Academy of Neurology, visit AAN.com or find us on FacebookTwitterLinkedInInstagram and YouTube.