The AANEM Foundation has made significant steps toward funding research in neuromuscular medicine.
Thanks to our partnership with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), the AANEM is currently co-funding four studies: 


Board & Committees

The AANEM relies on hundreds of dedicated volunteers to serve on its Board of Directors and committees. The Board of Directors is responsible for the association's strategic planning, policy creation, financial oversight, and executive director supervision. AANEM committees and task forces serve in a variety of ways, from writing guidelines to creating educational content. 

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors includes:

President: William S. Pease, MD
Secretary-Treasurer: Anthony E. Chiodo, MD
Historian: John C. Kincaid, MD
President-Elect: Eric J. Sorenson, MD
Past President: Vern C. Juel, MD

  • Andrea J. Boon, MD
  • Holli A. Horak, MD
  • Devon I. Rubin, MD
  • Yuen T. So, MD, PhD
  • Faye Y. Tan, MD
  • Bonnie J. Weigert, MD 

Executive Director: Shirlyn A. Adkins, JD

Resident and Fellow Leadership Liaisons:

  • Megan E. Clark, MD
  • Sarah Yang, MD


AANEM committees help the association achieve its mission to improve the quality of patient care and advance the science of nerve and muscle diseases. Committee volunteers carry out the programs that support the AANEM’s three pillars.

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