President's Research Initiative

Each year the AANEM President chooses a topic for research for the AANEM annual meeting. Up to 10 abstracts submitted to the annual meeting on this topic may receive the President's Research Initiative Award.

Deadline for Submission is March 15.

Award Subject and Criteria

Topic: Enhancing the understanding, diagnosis and management of painful neuromuscular conditions.

Abstracts submitted are reviewed on:
  • Innovation
  • Quality

Submission Guidelines

Submit an abstract between January 1 and March 15. During the application process, you will be asked if you plan to apply for the President's Research Initiative Award.


Award Benefits

The President's Research Initiative Award recipients receive:
  • $500 cash
  • Abstract published in Muscle & Nerve
  • Recognition in the program book and at the AANEM Annual Meeting.
For more information on this award, contact meeting@aanem.org.

Awards are supported by donations to the AANEM Foundation for Reasearch & Education.