Associate members shall be individuals with an interest in neurological sciences who are not currently in a training program and do not hold a doctoral degree.  Associate members cannot be elected to serve as officers and councilors; they do not have voting privileges; they may serve on committees as guests at the discretion of the chair and Executive Council.  Annual Associate Membership dues are $45.


 Key Benefits of Associate Membership:




Committee Position

Associate members may serve on committees as guests, at the discretion of the Chair and Executive Council

Career Advancement

Network with fellow AANP members to gain valuable insights from knowledgeable leaders

Stay Informed

Stay up-to-date on the latest news by attending the AANP Annual Meetings


You Will Have Access To:

Annual Meeting Incentives:


News and Information:


Reduced registration fees for the Annual Meeting

Free online access to the Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology and ongoing AANP communication via e-mail and newsletters



Items to Know for Associate Membership:

  • Candidates shall be nominated in writing by a sponsor, an Active member of the Association
    • If you do not know the AANP members in your area, please email the AANP office for the name of a potential sponsor.
  • Applicants shall submit a completed web-based application form together with their curriculum vitae, the name and contact information of the sponsor and the sponsor’s letter of recommendation
    • Note: The letter of recommendation may also be e-mailed directly to the AANP office.
  • Completed applications received at least two weeks prior to March 1, July 1, and November 1, will be reviewed by the Membership Committee shortly after these dates
  • Following approval by at least two-thirds of the committee membership, the recommendation will be electronically submitted to the Executive Council for approval
  • Elected new members will be notified and listed in the AANP Newsletter and Membership Directory 


Address Correspondence to:
Peter Pytel, MD
University of Chicago Hospitals
1476 East 56th Street
Chicago, IL 60637-1866
(773) 288-7984
Email: Peter Pytel, MD


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