The American Academy of Neurology is soliciting nominations for the AAN Movement Disorders Research Award, and encourages individuals to apply or nominate a colleague.

The Award recognizes an individual for outstanding work in the field of Parkinson's disease or other movement disorders for either a single outstanding contribution or for lifetime achievement. The selected individual will be honored through recognition at the 2012 AAN Annual Meeting in New Orleans.

The award recipient will receive:

  • Opportunity to present a 20-minute lecture during a movement disorders scientific session at the 64th Annual Meeting
  • A certificate of recognition and $1,500 prize
  • Complimentary registration for the Annual Meeting
  • Recognition at the Awards Luncheon at the Annual Meeting

For more information, including what they will receive, eligibility requirements, and application procedure, refer to the Movement Disorders Research Award page on the AAN website. Please note that the application deadline is November 1, 2011.

Should you need more information about the Movement Disorders Research Award, please visit the AAN website.

Posted: 8/29/2011 8:13:37 AM by Cathy Whitlock

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