Welcome to AUPN

The Association of University Professors of Neurology (AUPN) serves as a forum for the Chairs of Departments or Divisions of Neurology in accredited medical schools in the United States and Canada to discuss academic interests and challenges. The AUPN supports department chairs through its educational offerings that are geared toward the leaders in Neurology Departments including program directors and clerkship directors. 

In the News:

Frances Jensen, chair of Neurology at University of Pennsylvania, elected to National Academy of Medicine
2015 AUPN Notice of Bylaws Amendments
Please Renew Your AUPN Membership for 2016 before December 31!

Thank you for joining us!

AUPN Chairs’ Course
Sunday, September 27-Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
Chair: David J. Fink, MD, University of Michigan

Sunday, September 27, 2015: The Role of "Role Players" in the 21st Century Department
Course Description
Slides: Dr. Gordon, Mission-Based Hiring
Slides: Dr. Small, General Clinical Neurology
Speakers: David Lee Gordon, MD (Chair of Neurology, University of Oklahoma), Steven L. Small, MD, PhD (Chair of Neurology, UC Irvine)

Monday, September 28, 2015: Optimizing the Use of Mid-Level Providers in an Academic Neurology Practice
Course Description
Slides: Dr. Tietjen, APP in Academic Neurology
Speakers: Gretchen E. Tietjen, MD (Chair of Neurology, University of Toledo), David C. Good, MD (Chair of Neurology, Pennsylvania State University)

Tuesday, September 29, 2015: Chairing a Department: If You Can't Laugh, You're Done
Course Description
Slides: Dr. Schor, Chairing a Department
Speaker: Nina Schor, MD, PhD (Chair of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine)


AUPN’s Networking Lunch for
Small Academic Departments of Neurology
Tuesday, September 28, 2015
11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile 

Course Description
Moderator: Gretchen E. Tietjen, MD (University of Toledo)


AUPN’s Education Special Interest Group
Monday, September 28, 2015 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile 

Global Neurology Education

Course Description
Moderator and Chair: Steven L. Lewis, MD (Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL)
Co-Moderator: Tracey A. Cho, MD (Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA)
Slides: Dr. Berkowitz, Role of US Neurology in Training Local Providers and Sustaining Neurology Care in Low Income Countries
Slides: Dr. Cho, Development of a Certificate Program in Global and Humanitarian  for Neurology Residents
Slides: Dr. Jozefowicz, US Neurology Residents and Students as Embedded Medical Educators
Slides: Dr. Lewis, Regional Educational Initiatives for Neurology Trainees from Low Income Countries
Slides: Dr. Meyer, Role of Bidirectional Partnerships in Global Neurology Education & Research Training

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