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AANS Member Benefits

AANS Membership supports your career, as well as the entire specialty of neurosurgery. Member benefits may differ based on your career level and membership type.


Neurosurgeons' membership includes print or online access to neurosurgery’s most-cited publication, the Journal of Neurosurgery (JNS), as well as JNS: Spine and JNS: Pediatrics.


AANS’ political advocacy fights for fair reimbursement, regulatory relief, medical liability reform, improved graduate medical education and more.


The AANS works to provide patients, the public and other medical practitioners accurate information on neurosurgery and neurosurgical conditions.


Membership provides CME tracking and subspecialty CME reports. Members earn up to 36 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™ through Neurosurgical Focus quizzes.


Members access the quarterly publication, AANS Neurosurgeon, focusing on socioeconomic topics, as well as frequent updates on cutting-edge research through Newsline.


The AANS offers online webinars providing subspecialty CME credits to members, as well as access to The Rhoton Collection™, the Neurosurgical Atlas and Neurosurgical Focus video supplements.


Get discounted registration for you and your staff when attending the AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, as well as AANS courses and seminars.


Get involved in organized neurosurgery by serving on AANS committees. Trainees can be matched with mentors and apply for fellowships and research grants through the NREF.


Members receive discounts on scientific publications, coding resources, job postings, liability insurance, apparel and more.