Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences


The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences is the official publication of the four member societies of the Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation (CNSF) –The Canadian Neurological Society (CNS), Canadian Association of Child Neurology (CACN), Canadian Neurosurgical Society (CNSS) and the Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists (CSCN).

The Journal is a widely circulated, internationally recognized medical journal publishing peer-reviewed articles in all disciplines of the neurosciences. The Journal is published in January, March, May, July, September, and November in an online format through Cambridge Journals Online, a division of Cambridge University Press.


Members of all societies of the CNSF receive an online subscription to the Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. CNSF Members have Full Access to all articles published within the current year by entering their member login on the CNSF website or by using the same login through Cambridge Journals Online.


The first CJNS Journal was published in 1974 in Winnipeg. In 1981, the Journal became the official publication of the member societies of the CNSF. All articles since the inception of the CJNS Journal in 1974 are available to everyone on Cambridge Journals Online