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.
CANN Awards Nomination/Application Deadline Update
January 1st 2016 Please submit your applications for the Medtronic Award, and Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Award for Excellence in Neuroscience Nursing before the deadline. Contact the Scientific Committee Chair Jean Morrow for more information.
London 2016 Call for Abstracts
The Ontario West Chapter of the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) invites you to join us and showcase the wonderful work neuroscience nurses are doing across Canada and further afield. Click on Call for Abstracts and Abstract Submission Summary documents for more information.
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.
ONF-INESS Progress update for the Development and Implementation of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Rehabilitation of adults with moderate-severe TBI
November 12, 2015
On behalf of the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) and the Institut national d'excellence en santé et services sociaux (INESSS), we are pleased to share the latest progress update for the Development and Implementation of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Rehabilitation of adults with moderate-severe TBI. We invite you to read this update (English and French versions attached) and share it with your association members and other stakeholders who would have an interest.
September 29, 2015
We are pleased to announce that CNA certification examinations will be moving to computer-based testing. Initial and renewal applications will be entirely online starting in 2016.
September 29, 2015
To all CANN members: Do you know an exceptional CANN member/honorary/associate member who goes above and beyond? Do you know someone who demonstrates exceptional dedication, commitment and enthusiastic involvement to better the practice of neuroscience nursing and CANN? If you do, consider nominating them for the: PAULINE WELDON SPIRIT OF CANN AWARD
The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses Releases Position Statement on the Impact of Neuroscience Nursing
September 11, 2015
Chicago, IL— September 2015 — The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) has released a position statement on the impact of neuroscience nursing on quality of care and health outcomes.
London’s Calling … for your Abstracts! Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) 47th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions
September 4, 2015
Dates: June 15–17, 2016 Location: Hilton Double Tree Hotel, London, Ontario. The Ontario West Chapter of the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) invites you to join us and showcase the wonderful work neuroscience nurses are doing across Canada and further afield.
1 day seminar covering topics from the diverse and complex world of neurosciences including areas of stroke, general neurology, and neurosurgery.
Bernard Snell Hall, University of Alberta Hospital
November 30, 2015 | Edmonton, Alberta
The International Brain Injury Association hosts the 11th World Congress on Brain Injury in The Hague, Netherlands March 2-4th 2016 Abstract submission deadline September 15th 2015
March 2 - 4, 2016 | The Hague, Netherlands
We are proud to announce that the 10th anniversary World CONy Congress (Controversies in Neurology) will take place in Lisbon, Portugal, in March 17-20, 2016.
In recent years the field of neurology has witnessed enormous expansion in clinical and basic data. Conferences are more informative but there is often only limited time for thorough discussion. CONy provides a platform for international experts to discuss and compare experiences.
March 17, 2016 | Lisbon, Portugal
London’s Calling … for your Abstracts!
47th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Sessions
The Ontario West Chapter of the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) invites you to join us and showcase the wonderful work neuroscience nurses are doing across Canada and further afield.
June 14 - 17, 2016 | London, ON