North American Neuromodulation Society

Expanding Our Minds

2018 NANS Annual Meeting: January 11-14, 2018

We are pleased to invite you to the NANS 21st Annual Meeting—the world’s largest meeting in the field of neuromodulation! The 2018 meeting offers opportunities for networking with colleagues, hearing state-of-the-art lectures, and discovering the newest and upcoming advances in devices in our exhibit hall. With participants from more than 20 countries, NANS is the premier meeting in the world to capture the latest advances in the science and practice of neuromodulation. Visit our website on all things Annual Meeting to learn more!



Speaker Portal

You can log in to the 2018 speaker portal using your NANS username and password.

If you have been faculty in the past, you may already have a username and password. If you cannot remember your username and password, please contact Member Services at 847.375.4714 or for assistance in obtaining your credentials. For registration purposes, it is critical that you do not create a duplicate record.

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Kumar Award

Submissions for the 2018 Kumar Award is now closed.

Support Opportunities

If you are interested in exhibiting, advertising, or supporting the 2018 NANS Annual Meeitng, visit the meeting website to learn more about the available support opportunites.

Abstract Center

Abstract submission for the 2018 NANS Annual Meeting is now closed.

Presentation Formats:

During the submission process, authors may indicate their preferred presentation format:

  1. Oral Presentation - The highest-ranked abstracts will be selected for an oral presentation in one of our Thematic Oral Abstract Sessions or Concurrent Sessions. These sessions take place during the meeting on Friday, January 12, 2018, and Saturday, January 13, 2018.
  2. Paper Poster - Abstracts accepted for a printed paper poster will be displayed for viewing on individually assigned 4" x 6" poster boards located in the exhibit hall. Authors shall present their work during the interactive poster session that will take place on Friday evening of the meeting.
  3. Oral Presentation & Paper Poster - If you would like to have an oral presentation, but would like to create a paper poster presentation in the event that your abstract is NOT selected for an oral presentation.

Please Note: All accepted abstracts will be required to submit an electronic poster version of their abstract. There will not be a moderated session or physical presentations of these electronic posters. The electronic posters are available during the entirety of the NANS Annual Meeting and will be available on monitors throughout the meeting and the NANS Annual Meeting App. They will be uploaded to the meeting web page and published electronically in the society's journal, Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface, following the meeting.

Abstract Review Process

Abstracts submitted for the 2018 NANS Annual Meeting are blindly reviewed by an independent scientific review committee and scored on scientific merit, originality, and the relevancy to the field of neuromodulation. Although scientific data is important, the quality of the abstract is the primary determinant for acceptance by the NANS Scientific Program Committee. The Scientific Program Committee has final discretion regarding abstract presentation format.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

View FAQs, additional submission criteria, and considerations for submitting abstracts to the 2018 NANS Annual Meeting.

24 Sessions, 190+ Experts, CME—Don't Miss Out!

Visit the 2018 NANS Annual Meeting website to see the list of speakers and sessions for the upcoming meeting.

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