United Council for Nuerologic Subspecialties


A Message From the Neurocritical Care Society

Dear Colleagues:

Congratulations on achieving your certification in Neurocritical Care from the UCNS! We understand the time it takes to sit for this exam, and your success demonstrates your dedication to the field of Neurocritical Care and patient care. I would like to invite you to join others who share your passion for Neurocritical Care by becoming a member of the The Neurocritical Care Society.

The Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) is a multidisciplinary international organization whose mission is to improve outcomes for patients with life-threatening neurological illnesses. Our mission focuses on supporting:

  • Quality Patient Care
  • Professional Collaboration
  • Research
  • Training and Education
  • Advocacy

When you become a part of the NCS community, you will immediately begin receiving remarkable benefits such as:

  • Access to cutting-edge research through a subscription to NCS? Neurocritical Care Journal
  • Discounted prices for educational offerings such as Neurocritical Care?s Annual Meeting and our signature online course ENLS
  • Access to career opportunities through job & fellowship postings on the NCS website & Currents newsletter
  • Access to maintenance of certification material
  • Eligibility for various awards including Best Abstract, Young Investigator and Travel Grants
  • Networking opportunities through educational and electronic discussion forums

NCS is pleased to offer diversified membership types for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, students, residents and many more. For a full list of our membership types, rates and to learn how to join, visit us at http://www.neurocriticalcare.org/join-ncs.


J. Claude Hemphill III, MD,MAS
President, Neurocritical Care Society

Michel Torbey, MD, MPH
Secretary, Neurocritical Care Society