The AAN is requesting nominations for the position of Editor-in-Chief of Neurology Today®, the Academy's twice-a-month news tabloid for neurology professionals. Current Editor-in-Chief Lewis P. Rowland, MD, FAAN, is stepping down in his tenth year leading the publication.
Only Fellows of the AAN are eligible for appointment. Any member may submit a nominee; the nominee should approve the submission of his or her name. Fellows may nominate themselves. Nominations should include a brief statement addressing the skills, abilities, and characteristics of the nominee. Nominations will be accepted until October 1, 2009, and the selected candidate will begin January 1, 2010.
According to Robin Brey, MD, FAAN, chair of the Search Committee, nominations are welcomed from diverse backgrounds, including geographic, gender, ethnic origin, professional setting, subspecialty, and time in the profession. The candidate must have significant writing and editorial experience and have familiarity with AAN activities. The Editor-in-Chief is compensated commensurate with the requirements of the position.
Nominations should be sent to Donna Honeyman at firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax at (651) 361-4813.