Welcome to CANN
The Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) 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
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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.
July 15, 2016
The Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability is a non-profit dedicated to the prevention and reduction of pain, pain suffering, and workplace disability. Our webinars are FREE to attend, and we will provide proof of attendance for a low fee of $15.
June 28, 2016
The Dorothy Wylie Health Leaders Institute is a 5-day residential, inter-professional leadership Institute with a structured virtual follow up that spans several months. The Institute features a variety of highly respected speakers and facilitators.
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
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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.
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
If you are involved in the care of stroke patients—whether you are an advanced practice nurse, a stroke coordinator, a nurse new to stroke care, or someone preparing for the Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) examination—this conference will help you achieve your educational goals. The three education tracks—Clinical, Program Management, and SCRN Review—have information directed at your interest and practice level.
August 25 - 27, 2016 | Chicago, IL
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
As well as learning about new research and innovation, and sharing ideas, the conference will also touch on disabilities associated with brain injury such as cognitive, emotional and behavioural, including impulsivity, depression, anxiety and overall mental health.
September 27 - 29, 2016 | Toronto, ON
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