Welcome to CANN

The Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (C.A.N.N.) sets standards of practice and promotes continuing professional education and research. Members collaborate with individuals, families, interdisciplinary teams and communities to prevent illness and to improve health outcomes for people with, or at risk for, neurological disorders.

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Non-members may purchase individual articles online, the full journal is not currently available for online purchase

The CANN Membership Year is May 1st to April 30th

Renewal must be completed online prior to April 30th 2016 for continued access to the Member's only web content.
New memberships purchased after February 15th 2016 will include the upcoming membership year (May 1, 2016-April 30, 2017)
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Bienvenue à ACIIN

L’Association canadienne des infirmières et infirmiers en neurosciences (ACIIN) établit les standards de pratique de la profession et fait la promotion de l’éducation permanente et de la recherche. Les membres collaborent avec les individus, les familles, les équipes multidisciplinaires et la communauté en général dans le but de prévenir les maladies neurologiques et d’améliorer la santé des gens qui en sont atteints ou qui sont à risque d’en souffrir.


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  • AANS From Cranial to Spine: An Overview of Neurosurgical Topics for the Advanced Practice Provider

    The purpose of this course is to provide physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and other advanced practice providers (APPs) with an overview of a wide spectrum of neurosurgical topics through lectures and case studies. This course offers a diverse range of neurosurgeon and APP faculty to give each attendee a unique learning experience. Each year, the course grows and adapts to meet the needs of advanced practice providers based on feedback and popular requests.

    August 24 - 27, 2016 | Denver, CO

  • 4th World Parkinson's Congress

    More than 3,500 people from 65 countries will attend the WPC 2016 in Portland, OR. They will learn about cutting edge science, clinical research and comprehensive care from some of the most renowned health professionals, researchers, and advocates who are living with Parkinson's.

    September 20 - 23, 2016 | Portland, OR

  • CANO/ACIO 2016 Future-Ready: Together, Towards Tomorrow.

    We are pleased to announce that the CANO/ACIO 2016 conference will be held
    Thursday October 20 to Sunday October 23, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency in Calgary.
    The conference theme is Future-Ready: Together, Towards Tomorrow.

    October 20 - 23, 2016 | Calgary, AB

  • 12th Quadrennial WFNN Congress

    Please join us for the WFNN 12th quadrennial congress hosted by the Croatian Nursing Association in Neurology Sept 17-21, 2017 to connect with colleagues from across the world and network to improve neuroscience nursing.

    September 17 - 21, 2017 |

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