For Medical Professionals

The Alaska MS Center strives to assist Alaska medical professionals by working collaboratively with statewide medical providers to improve the quality of care for all Multiple Sclerosis patients and their families. Information in this section includes online resources for medical professionals.

Academics and Institutes Web Resources | Professional Organizations |

American Academy of Neurology
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) provides valuable resources for medical specialists worldwide who are committed to improving the care of patients with neurological diseases.







Archives of Neurology
The mission of the Archives of Neurology is to publish scientific information primarily important for those physicians caring for people with neurologic disorders but also for those interested in the structure and function of the normal and diseased nervous system. These specific aims are (1) to make timely publication of original research of the nervous system, (2) to record observations of single patients or groups of patients that will provide new information and insights, (3) to report more basic research that is pertinent to the understanding of disease, (4) to introduce topics of practice, ethics, teaching, and history that are useful, (5) to provide a forum for discussion on topics that may be controversial in this field. This information will be published only after extensive peer review so that originality, clarity, and precision are insured.




The Journal of Neuroscience
The Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience. The Journal of Neuroscience web-based manuscript submission and handling system was launched May 21, 2003. All manuscripts must be submitted using this system. The complete archives; 23 years – 66,000 pages – searchable PDFs.



Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry
A peer review journal for health professionals and researchers in all areas of neurology. The Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry publishes original articles, short reports, editorials, commentaries and more; covering the whole field of clinical neurological practice, neurosurgery & neuropsychiatry. Emphasis is given to common disorders such as cerebrovascular disease, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, peripheral neuropathy, epilepsy, and subarachnoid haemorrhage.




National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Science for the Brain – The nation’s leading supporter of biomedical research on disorders of the brain and nervous system.




Neurology Online – American Academy of Neurology
Neurology is the Official Publication of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). As the leading clinical neurology journal worldwide, Neurology is directed to physicians concerned with diseases and conditions of the nervous system. The journal’s purpose is to advance the field by presenting new basic and clinical research with emphasis on knowledge that will influence the way neurology is practiced. The journal is at the forefront in disseminating cutting-edge, peer-reviewed information to the neurology community worldwide. Editorial content includes full-length Articles, Brief Communications, Clinical/Scientific Notes, Views & Reviews (including Medical Hypothesis papers), Issues of Neurological Practice, Historical Neurology, NeuroImages, , Humanities, Correspondence, Book Reviews, Software Reviews, Calendar Listings, and position papers from the American Academy of Neurology. Content appearing solely online includes post publication peer review, selected NeuroImages, Neurology’s Patient Page, and supplementary data (including video) for specific articles. The online version is considered the canonical version of the journal because it includes all content available to the reader.

Professional Organizations
neurologychannel provides comprehensive, trustworthy information about conditions that affect the nervous system (brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles), such as stroke (brain attack), Alzheimer’s disease, and back pain. A medical information website of, Inc., neurologychannel is developed and monitored by board-certified physicians.


HEALTHOLOGY is the leading producer and distributor of physician-generated health and medical information on the Internet. With the largest and most distinguished library of original, streaming health programs and physician-authored articles on the Web, Healthology provides companies with seamless solutions for their online health information and marketing needs.
 – Thought Leaders Thinking Together offers a peer-to-peer forum where the MS professional community can openly discuss the newest developments in scientific research and in the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with MS. It also offers an opportunity to present clinical challenges to the world’s top MS experts, who will share their opinions, information, and ideas. Get involved with this one-of-a-kind MS resource.