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We wanted to tell you about a new way you can support the American Nystagmus Network. It is a new program sponsored by Amazon called AmazonSmile. Amazon will donate .5% of your eligible purchases to ANN!!! All you need to do is select ANN as the organization and Amazon will do the rest. This is NOT just a holiday promotion, but is a year-round program. The best part is there is no cost to you or the American Nystagmus Network.

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If you are a current paid member, be on the lookout for a new newsletter packed with information about how we are taking ANN to the next level. There are a lot of exciting events coming up.

Save the Date - New Orleans, Louisiana has been chosen as the location for ANN’s 2015 conference. July 17-19, 2015.

The 2014 ANN West Coast Conference is quickly approaching. It will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the San Leandro Marina Inn in San Leandro, CA from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Registration is not yet open, but save the date and watch for announcements. This is a free event. Click here for the flyer.

2014-2015 Scholarships

ANN is pleased to announce that we are accepting scholarship applications for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Videos from the ANN 2013 Conference are now available for viewing.

Wrist Bands are now available to show your support for Nystagmus Awareness, Click here for more information.

Click here for a map of where your board resides.

Updates on Fundraisers, Wobbly Wednesday and Louisiana's Official Recognition of ANN and Wobbly Wednesday

Wobbly Wednesday

Thanks to all that participated. The day was a sucess. There were classroom presentations, lots of facebook postings, and Awareness promotion through the sale of American Nystagmus Network wrist bands (still available).

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ANN announces its 2013-2014 Scholarship Winners

ANN recently concluded its 8th biennial Conference Click here to see highlights from the conference and a special thank you from the ANN president.

(l) T. Fuhrer presents a donation to ANN (r) ANN Board of Directors

Dr. Hertle's Keynote and all 6 breakout session videos from the 2011 Conference are available to members and non-members alike. See what you may be missing by not attending the conference. And this does not include the extraordinary networking opportunities.

An interesting article on Eye Friendly Computing was recently published by PC World. Read the Article.

Welcome to the new ANN website. This site, while still evolving, provides a more modern look and feel as well as provides some new capabilities. Among the new capabilities is a "members only" area where current members can create profiles, post a profile picture, check membership status, and have access to content not available to non-members. As additional capabilities are added, they will be announced in the News and Events section. We hope you like the new look.

  What Is Nystagmus?

Nystagmus is an involuntary eye movement which usually results in some degree of visual loss. The degree and direction of eye movement, amount of visual loss and resulting impairment varies greatly from person to person. Read More