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Annual Meeting

2019 AANEM Annual Meeting 

Austin, Texas
October 16-19, 2019


Not an AANEM member yet?

AANEM members receive a substantial discount on the registration fee for the annual meeting. Learn more about the benefits of membership. 

What sessions are included with your registration?

Check out this year's session overview for a snapshot of the wide selection of sessions available to attendees.

What is the theme for the 2019 Meeting Plenaries?
This year's plenary sessions will focus on "The Present and Future Role of Technology in the Lives of Patients with NM Diseases."

New Faculty at the 2019 Meeting

  • Taylor Harrison will teach the new Reptitive Nerve Stimulation workshop (one for all attendees, one for residents/fellows only).
  • Ileana Howard and Michael Elliott team up to offer Telehealth for ALS.
  • Hani Kushlaf will present Myopathies: EDX Approach.
  • Gary Gallagher will be on hand for a Nerve Conduction Study Workshop​.


Alternate Hotels

Due to high demand, our room block at the meeting location is full. A new block has been created with the Downtown Austin Hilton for as low as $279 per night (based on room availability).  It is just an 8 minute walk from the host hotel.  Make your reservation today via Hilton's website.

Rooms are going quickly, so make your reservation as soon as possible. 

Meeting Location

JW Marriott 

Austin, Texas


The JW Marriott hotel room block may be full! 
Check availability, modify or cancel your JW Marriott hotel reservations.

Rental Car Information
Hertz is offering discounted rates for AANEM meeting attendees. Book your Hertz rental car now!
The convention number is CV022Q9322.

Things to do in Austin, Texas
From various entertainment districts in the downtown area to acclaimed museums, renowned restaurants and spectacular natural beauty, Austin has a vibe that few cities can match.  A sampling of what Austin has to offer is provided below. For more details, go to

Travel + Leisure named Austin as one of "America's Best Cities for Foodies." Check out the Austin food truck scene, or the many restaurants serving everything from Tex-Mex to barbeque to sushi to fusion cuisine. 

With more than 300 sunny days each year, Austin is a great place to get outdoors. Kayak or paddleboard on Lady Bird Lake, or walk, run, or bike the trail around it. Visit the Boardwalk, Wooldridge Square, and the Zilker Botanical Gardens. Want to see some bats? Head to the Congress Avenue Bat Bridge where more than 1.5 million bats fly out from beneath the bridge each night at dusk.  

Austin is known as the Live Music Capital of the World and its entertainment districts are home to more than 250 live music venues. Don't forget to visit the Texas Music Museum as well as the Stevie Ray Vaughan statue on Auditorium Shores. 

See why Austin was named #1 on the list of "The 10 Best Golf Cities in America." Need ideas on where to play golf in Austin? Check out this slideshow

Visit the Blanton Museum of Art, the Harry Ransom Center, the Contemporary Austin - Jones Center, the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center, and the Mexic-Arte Museum. 

Looking for locally made treasures? Head to South Congress. Into the latest trends? Stop by the 2nd Street District boutiques or head north to Domain NORTHSIDE. 

Vist the Austin History Center, the O. Henry house & museum; the Texas State Capitol building; the governor's mansion; the Bullock Texas State History Museum; the George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural & Genealogy Center; the LBJ Presidential Library & Museum, and much, much more!






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