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.
CJNN Spring Issue is published and available NOW
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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
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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.
CANN 2017 the 48th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions is in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan June 13th to 16th
Thank you to Corbin Lippert, Jean Morrow, the organizing committee, all attendees, and sponsors for making the 47th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions in London, ON a great event!
Local Chapter Events:
June 20, 2016
Launched during the 2007 Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions held in Edmonton, Alberta this celebratory day was created to recognize the ongoing dedication and achievements of neuroscience nurses across Canada. National Neuroscience Nurses Day occurs annually June 20th commemorating the anniversary of the creation of CANN in 1969.
London 2016 Speaker Sneak Peek and Content Line Up- 47th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions
May 11, 2016
Click the title above to view and download the poster
April 25, 2016
There are study groups in a number of provinces. Kudos to the Toronto organizers for creating a website for their group! Go to http://cann.ca/certification-workshop for more information.
April 20, 2016
The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA), has revised CNA’s 2009 position statement, Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Specialist. These two revisions of established position statements are provided for your input. We have also developed a new position statement on Complementary Roles of Nursing Regulatory Bodies and Professional Nursing Associations. This position statement has been drafted as a result of a resolution approved by members at a past CNA annual general meeting.
April 10, 2016
The Early Bird Registration fee savings of $100 are available only until April 18th. Register online at Eventbrite.ca
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
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
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
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 |