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

Registration is Now Open!

June 13-16, 2017

Calling all CANN Members … Come JOIN US for an epic conference in the Prairies!!
Our conferences are always full of great presentations with an abundance of learning opportunities.
We are so excited to host and can’t wait to have you as part of our program!

**Urgent** Please book your hotel rooms under the Conference reservation ASAP for the CANN rate! Online Booking Code: NEURO

Visit the Annual Scientific Sessions Page here

The 2017 AGM Agenda is now available

Renewal must be completed online prior to April 30th each year for continued access to the Member's only web content

Members please renew online before April 30th! New memberships purchased February 15th to April 30th will include the upcoming membership year (May 1 to April 30)
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Link to purchase text book "Navigating Neuroscience Nursing: A Canadian Perspective"

Link to Purchase

History of Neurosurgery Nursing in Halifax (1947 -1997) the first 50 years

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

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.


  • Running Back to Saskatoon #CANN 2017

    May 17, 2017

    Hello all! Just wanted to send a shout out to everyone attending the conference! We are responsible for any unsold rooms, and as of right now we only have 25% of the rooms sold! If you are coming to the conference can you please book your hotel room right away using the conference code! We would greatly appreciate it! June is fast approaching, can't wait to see everyone!! Jodi and Christine

  • CANN 48th Annual General Meeting Agenda is available

    May 14, 2017

    Attention all CANN Members and Conference attendees. The 48th Annual General Meeting will be June 15th 2017. The agenda is posted in several locations on the website including the home page. We welcome all Scientific Sessions delegates to attend the AGM! Don't delay, register for 'Running Back to Saskatoon' today!

  • Ontario Central Chapter is on Social Media!

    April 18, 2017

    Follow Ontario Central Chapter on Facebook and Twitter to stay up to date on events, activities, and latest neuro nursing news in the GTA!

  • #YesThisIsNursing

    April 18, 2017

    Get ready for National Nursing Week by downloading posters for your workplace!

  • Novia Scotia Nurses publish History of Neurosurgical Nursing book

    April 8, 2017

    Halifax Neurosurgery Nursing - The First 50 Years A History of Neurosurgery Nursing in Halifax 1947 to 1997 - $25.00+postage It contains history, personal memoirs from neuro nurses /multi interdisciplinary groups /changes in practice, innovations and is a very interesting read To order your copy please contact Gail Logie : glogie1@eastlink.ca

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  • Understanding the Healing Brain

    This full day conference gives attendees a look at how brain injury survivors are getting help and hope through medical, legal and insurance communities. The conference not only provides attendees with the latest research and outcomes of brain science, but also explores how adopting new treatments and approaches are evolving to better meet the needs of brain injury survivors. Featuring Dr. Norman Doidge.
    Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel, 90 Bloor St East

    May 24, 2017 | Toronto, ON

  • GTA Rehab Network’s Best Practices Day

    EVENT: GTA Rehab Network’s Best Practices Day
    DATE: June 2, 2017
    LOCATION: Chestnut Conference Centre, 89 Chestnut Street, Toronto

    June 2, 2017 | Toronto, ON

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

    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 |

  • 9th Canadian Conference on Dementia

    EVENT: 9th Canadian Conference on Dementia
    DATE: November 2-4, 2017
    LOCATION: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
    Phone: 416-597-3422 ext. 3448
    Email: conferences@uhn.ca
    Website: www.canadianconferenceondementia.com
    Registration will open in Spring of 2017

    November 2 - 4, 2017 | Toronto, ON

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