General Information

Annual Meeting Overview

Join us in Atlanta, home of the CDC, CNN and Coca-Cola, for the 2018 American Neurological Association Annual Meeting (ANA2018) from October 21-23, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia. 

The ANA’s 143rd Annual Meeting will convene the nation's top academic neurologists and neuroscientists. The Meeting will feature five main symposia, which highlight groundbreaking conceptual and therapeutic advances in a variety of neurologic disease states, as well as interactive lunch workshops, special interest group sessions, and the ANA’s celebrated poster sessions. 

Other Meeting highlights include: 

  • Presidential symposium featuring Susan Schneider Williams
  • Pre-meeting symposium on Saturday evening (October 20)
  • Plenary sessions on key scientific advances, featuring data blitz presentations
  • Professional development courses for academic neurologists at every career level
  • Women of the ANA luncheon
  • And much, much more!

Meeting Location

Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

Main phone: (404) 577 - 1234

Who Should Attend

The ANA Annual Meeting has something to offer for everyone: medical students, residents, academic neurologists in their first faculty position, mid-level professionals and department chairs. ANA2018 is the ideal conference for any clinician-scientist looking to learn about cutting-edge research in the field and exchange ideas with thought leaders in academic neurology.

Neurology students and residents can benefit from the insight of senior investigators, while experienced academic neurologists can meet up-and-coming talent in the field. The Annual Meeting also features career development sessions that offer strategies for achieving professional success, whether you are a student deciding which subspecialty to pursue or a department chair seeking best practices in administration. 

Dress Code

The recommended attire is professional business.

Special Accommodations

If you have physical limitations which may require special accommodations in order to fully participate in the program, please contact a member of the ANA Meetings staff at