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AANS Member Benefits


Keep up with the latest developments in neurosurgery with AANS Publications. Membership includes free or discounted access to scholarly journals and other notable publications.


Navigate the world of neurosurgery with the AANS Annual Scientific Meeting. This premier event brings together more than 3,300 neurosurgeons and medical professionals for engaging sessions, seminars and hands-on workshops.

Members receive a discount on registration fees and have the opportunity to register early for sessions and social events.


member services

Navigate the specialty with exclusive AANS member services designed to help members reach goals and eliminate obstacles.

Track CME

Members can instantly add non-AANS credits to their online transcript.

AANS Bookstore

Receive member-only pricing on AANS-branded merchandise and publications.

Member Discount Programs

Members have the advantage of programs that are AANS-reviewed and feature preferred member pricing or exclusive services.


More than 3.8 million visitors viewed neurosurgeon-edited AANS patient information in the past year.

Connecting Patients with Practices Helping Educate Patients


The Washington Committee and Washington Office advance key health care initiatives.

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Work to reach neurosurgical goals with AANS education. Designed to assess and improve skill sets, these unmatched educational opportunities are discounted or free all AANS members.

Live Courses

Receive discounted registration rates to live courses.


Earn 50+ free CME each year, including many subspecialty credits.

The NREF is dedicated to moving neurosurgery forward. Since its inception, the NREF has invested over $28 million in the future of neurosurgery

A donation to the NREF supports groundbreaking research and exceptional educational training.

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The NeuroPoint Alliance (NPA) is dedicated to improving the quality, safety and effectiveness of neurosurgical care.

The NPA offers practitioners the opportunity to participate in a number of clinical registry projects.

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