Member Benefits

A GENERAL member is a registered or practical nurse who is licensed to practice in Canada and is working in or affiliated with neurological and/or neurosurgical nursing.

An ASSOCIATE member is a nurse living in other country, a student enrolled in a basic education program, an individual practicing in a related discipline in the neurosciences and a “non-practicing nurse” having an interest in the field of neuroscience nursing. They are non-voting members of the Association and may not hold office.

Being a CANN member provides many benefits including:


Leadership & Academic Opportunities

Increased visibility opportunities to present as a speaker at local or national meetings. Join committees or become a volunteer board member.



Enjoy access to a directory of like-minded, Canadian nurse leaders in neuroscience nursing.


Bursaries & Awards

Members enjoy access to research grants, abstract awards and travel bursaries. Learn more here.


Exclusive Discounts

Enjoy exclusive discounts on our annual national conference and chapter events.