Canadian Association of Child Neurology (CACN)

Mission Statement

  • To promote the advancement of knowledge of the sciences pertaining to the development of the nervous system from conception to adult life;
  • To advance knowledge of diseases of the nervous system in children;
  • To stimulate prevention of neurological disease; and
  • To foster improved treatment and care of young people with neurological handicaps.

The Canadian Association of Child Neurology has approximately 125 members representing pediatric neurologists and pediatric neurology residents in Canada.  The CACN Board of Directors manages the business, initiatives and finances of the CACN. The board also appoints CACN member representatives to sit on various CNSF committees including the Professional Development Committee and the Scientific Program Committee. The CACN President and Vice President also serve on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation (CNSF).  

Benefits of Membership

As a member of the Canadian Association of Child Neurology, you are automatically a member of the Candaian Neurological Sciences Federation. Learn more about the Benefits of CNSF Membership.


CACN Dinner
Tuesday, June 21st at The Quebec Garrison Club
97 Rue Saint Louis, Québec, QC

Cocktails at 7:30 pm & Dinner at 8:00 pm

Take advantage of this unique annual opportunity to reacquaint yourself with former trainees, co-workers, colleagues, mentors and friends in the elegance of this 135 year-old Québec institution.  

Visit this web link for additional details and to purchase tickets - CACN Dinner

Learn More

Learn more about the Canadian Association of Child Neurology (CACN):

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