Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology
Indian Academy of Neurology
Indian Academy of Neurology is the main national body for neurologists in India. The membership comprises of neurologists and allied specialists like neuropathologists, electrophysiologists and neuroradiologists. The academy promotes neurosciences in India and conducts various teaching courses and conferences. Subsections of the academy are dedicated to more focussed areas like stroke, epilepsy, headache, demyelinating disorders, neuromuscular disorders, to name a few. Academy also provides scholarships and assistance to young and upcoming students of neurology.
Annals of Indian academy of neurology
Annals of Indian academy of neurology is the official journal of Indian Academy of Neurology as founded soon after the formation of the Indian Academy of Neurology. This single official journal of the Indian Academy of Neurology forms a forum for neuroscientists to write about their research and provides educational materials and contemporary reviews on various subjects in neurology.
Scope of the Journal
The journal has a clinical foundation and has been utilized most by clinical neurologists for improving the practice of neurology. While the focus is on neurology in India, the journal publishes manuscripts of high value from all parts of the world. Journal publishes reviews of various types, original articles, short communications, interesting images and case reports.
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Editorial Board - 2017
Dr. Prof. Vinay Goyal
#706, Department of Neurology,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
New Delhi, India, 110029.
Tarun Nagpal, Jabalpur, India
Rakesh K Singh. Mumbai, India
Professor and Head, Neurology, Amrita Institute of medical sciences, Kochi, India
Director, Epilepsy Unit, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Ex Professor of Neurology, Harward medical school, Boston, USA
Professor and Head, Departmetn of Neurology, Bangur Insititute of Neurosciences, Kolkata, India
Professor and Head, of Neurology, Chatrapati Shauji Maharaj university, Lucknow, India
Head, Dept of Neurology, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjang Hospital & Addl. Director General Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi, India
Editor in chief, Journal of Canadian Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada
Director of Neurosciences, Jaslok Hospital and research center, Mumbai, India
Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Center at the University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
Ex Professor and Head, department of neurology, Nizam Institute of medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
President, Asian Oceanian Association of Neurology
Director, Janakpuri superspecialty hospital, New Delhi, India
Director, Neuromuscular program, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Director, Department of Neuromuscular Research, National institute of Neuroscience, Tokyo, Japan
Consultant Neurologist, Chennai, India
Consultant Neurologist, Jammu, India
Professor and Head, Department of Neurology, Fortis Hospitals, Mumbai, India
Ex Professor and Head, Department of Neuropathology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru, India
Editor in Chief, Neurology Asia, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia
Head of Neurology, University of Adelaide, Australia
Consultant Neurologist, Baroda, India
Professor of Neurology, National Institute of mental health and neurosciences, Bengaluru, India
Professor of Neurology, Jawaharlal Nehru medical college, Belagavi, India
Dr. M. Gourie Devi (1997-2002)
Dr. D. Nagaraja (2003-2005)
Dr. Sanjeev Thomas (2006-2011)
Indian Academy of Neurology
P Satishchandra (Bangalore)
MM Mehndiratta (New Delhi)
K. Radhakrishnan (Trivandrum)
Ashok Panagaria (Jaypur)
Sanjeev V. Thomas (Trivandrum)
Vinay Goyal (New Delhi)
R. Lakshmi Narasimhan (Chennai)
Apoorva Pauranik (Indore)
Vinod Puri (New Delhi)
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