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.


"Running Back to Saskatoon"

48th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions

June 13-16, 2017

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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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Updated link to purchase text book Navigating Neuroscience Nursing: A Canadian Perspective

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.


"Running Back to Saskatoon"

48e édition de l’assemblée générale annuelle et des séances scientifiques: Demande de résumés

Date : du 13 au 16 juin 2017 Lieu : Saskatoon (Saskatchewan)

Le chapitre de l’ACIIN de Saskatoon vous invite à les rejoindre et à vous laisser gagner par le ciel magique de ses prairies et le parc urbain de la vallée de la rivière. Située en bordure de la rivière Saskatchewan Sud, Saskatoon recèle une abondance de joyaux cachés tous plus variés les uns que les autres, ne demandant qu’à être découverts pour faire naître jour après jour chez chaque visiteur d’incroyables moments de surprise, toujours nouveaux et uniques. La conférence se tiendra au Radisson Hotel Saskatoon, à quelques pas seulement du sentier Meewasin, qui longe les berges de la rivière. Avec son emplacement central, vous pourrez facilement explorer la ville et découvrir ses restaurants, ses magasins, ses attractions, son histoire et sa beauté naturelle.


Blog

  • CNA and Choosing Wisely list 9 recommendations to minimize unnecessary care

    January 10, 2017

    In a first for Canada, the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) has partnered with Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) to release a list of nine recommendations to minimize unnecessary care. The list identifies tests, treatments and procedures commonly used in nursing that are unsupported by evidence and could expose patients to harm. The aim is to encourage dialogue between patients and their health-care providers to help make smart and effective choices for high-quality care.

  • WFNN Congress Abstract Submission closes February 1st

    January 8, 2017

    The 12th Quadrennial Congress hosted by the Croatian Nurses Association in Neurology in Opatija, Croatia in 2017. The conference destination of Opatija combines the natural beauty of the Mediterranean seaside, outstanding cuisine and interesting local culture. Under the theme, “Neuroscience Clinical Excellence,” we will highlight novel nursing research in neuroscience nursing and provide a platform for building international relationships that advance the standard of care for our patients.

  • Seeking Your Input! CJNN Survey results to be reviewed by the board at Mid-Year

    December 15, 2016

    The CANN executive feels that membership input regarding opinion and practice around the Canadian Journal of Neuroscience Nursing is required, prior to a discussion about its fate at the mid-year board meeting in January. Membership responses will guide the problem solving at that time. Please utilize this opportunity to share your voice on this topic by participating in this very short survey.

  • CNPS Webinars

    October 18, 2016

    Register for upcoming CNPS webinars at www.cnps.ca

  • Brain Tumour Awareness Week and the Brain Tumour National Conference!

    October 13, 2016

    International Brain Tumour Awareness Week is October 22-29, 2016 The Brain Tumour National Conference is deliberately timed to kick-start a week of Brain Tumour Awareness. You can raise awareness of brain tumours in many ways; find out more on our website http://www.braintumour.ca/5844/international-brain-tumour-awareness-week

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Events

  • Running Back to Saskatoon CANN 48th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions

    Second Call for Abstracts -deadline extended to January 10th ! The Saskatoon Chapter of CANN invites you to join us and experience our magical prairie skies and urban parkland river valley. Situated along the South Saskatchewan River, Saskatoon offers an eclectic collection of hidden gems, just begging to be discovered each waking day, creating new and unique moments of wonderful surprise for every visitor.

    June 13 - 16, 2017 | Saskatoon, SK

  • 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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