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The American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to the advancement of neuromuscular (NM), musculoskeletal, and electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine.

Our Members

Our members—primarily neurologists and physical medicine and rehabilitation (PMR) physicians—are joined by allied health professionals and PhD researchers working to improve the quality of medical care provided to patients with muscle and nerve disorders.

The Patients We Serve

Our mission is to improve the quality of care for patients experiencing abnormal movements, muscle cramps, numbness/tingling, pain, and weakness. Our members are dedicated to diagnosing and managing a variety of nerve and muscle diseases, and we are dedicated to serving them. 


Our Leadership

Our Board of Directors includes the president, past president, president-elect, secretary/treasurer, and members-at-large. The executive director is a liaison to the board.

Our Staff

AANEM's growing team is dedicated to serving the needs of our members. We pride ourselves on our flexibility and personal touch. 


Recent News About AANEM

Quick Facts

  • Founded in 1953
  • 4,500 members
  • Executive office located in Rochester, MN
  • Accredited by the ACCME to provide CME credit 
  • Muscle & Nerve is the association's official journal


Download AANEM's 2017 Bylaws (PDF)






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