Neurology Now Magazine

An official bi-monthly publication of the American Academy of Neurology, and published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, the free, award-winning Neurology Now® features a sensible discussion of advances in the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic diseases as well as expert advice on wellness and disease prevention, new medications and therapies, and strategies for coping effectively with neurologic disorders.

Neurology Now seeks to:

  • Teach you about neurologic illness
  • Empower you to play a more active role in your own wellness
  • Help you communicate more effectively with your doctor

Neurology Now will help you make clear, informed decisions about treatment options for such neurologic disorders as:

Multiple sclerosis Neuropathy
Alzheimer's disease Stroke
Parkinson's disease Amytrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Epilepsy Sleep disorders
Migraine and headache Depression


  • Ask the Expert: Answers from the experts to common questions
  • Therapy Watch: Late-breaking clinical trials and research
  • Speak Up: Inspiring essays about living with neurologic disorders
  • Penny Wise: Expert advice on financial, political, and regulatory issues affecting the management of care, featuring drug discount cards, Medicare/Medicaid reimbursements, home care, supplemental insurance, and more
  • News Scan: Highlights from scientific meetings, journals, and meetings of patient advocacy groups
  • Book Mark: Reviews of books of interest
  • Resource Central: New web sites, informational brochures, advocacy events, and conferences for patients and their caregivers

About the Editor-in-Chief

Robin L. Brey, MD, FAAN, is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Neurology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). She is the Associate Dean for Research at the UTHSCSA School of Medicine and the Deputy Director of the Institute for Integration of Medicine and Science. Dr. Brey is the Chairperson for the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke study section reviewing career development awards. She also serves on the Executive Committee of the Scientific Advisory Committee for the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) and the LFA executive committee to study Lupus flares. Formerly a member of the American Academy of Neurology Board of Directors and founding section editor for the Patient Page in the scientific journal Neurology, Dr. Brey currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of Neurology Now.

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Publication & Editorial Staff

Robin L. Brey, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology
University of Texas
Health Science Center
San Antonio, TX

Managing Editor
Mike Smolinsky, PhD

Executive Editor
Fay Jarosh Ellis

AAN Executive Director
Catherine M. Rydell
201 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55415

AAN Executive Editor
Andrea Weiss
201 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Kim Jansen

Vice President, Publishing
Jayne Marks

Advertising Sales Director
Robin Priddis
(917) 364-7165

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