Bringing CNS Members Together to Make Children’s Lives Better


Active & Affiliate Members: Renew Your Membership Today to Enjoy Continued Uninterrupted Benefits & Website Access

CNS Active Membership renews automatically on January 1 each year. To maintain “Current” status and continue to enjoy all member benefits in 2022, CNS Active and Affiliate members must pay $350 annual dues by January 31, 2022. 

  1. You may pay 2022 dues online by January 31 by clicking here
  2. PECN Members: Renewal of CNS and PECN membership requires payment by January 31, 2022 of both CNS ($350) and PECN ($130) dues; total = $480
  3. The $350 annual dues includes a $10 contribution to CNS Board-directed endowment/memorial funds. CNS Tax ID: 23 7359775
  4. Receipts will be auto-generated by the on-line system. Please check your spam folder if you do not see receipt in your mailbox. All questions and/or requests for copies of invoices or receipts not auto-generated may be directed to: Kathy Pavel, CNS Office Manager:

Active Member benefits for membership renewal paid by January 31:

  • Discounted registration and priority registration for 2022 CNS Annual Meetings (value = $150-200)
  • Discounted rates for posting position, CME and other announcements on-line (eConnections) or in CNS Connections (value = $150+)
  • CNS Connections (quarterly magazine)
  • eConnections updates (weekly updates)
  • CNS Connect community website (Open Forum, Committee, and Special Interest Group/SIG workspaces)
  • Annals of Neurology (on-line access; no mailed hard copies)
  • Discounted access to three 100-question MOC Self Assessment Exams (value = $100-300)
  • Referral access and email links to all CNS members
  • Eligibility for CNS & CNF grants & awards, committee and SIG membership
  • Voting (Active Members only) for 2022 election of President-Elect, Councillors from South and West, bylaws amendments

Access to members-only password-protected sections of the CNS website, including: 

  • Job postings
  • Case studies
  • New “Craft” Section launched in December 2021 focused on honing the perspectives and skills that uniquely define child neurologists. Resources include:
    CNS Webinars: live-streamed and On Demand webinars (1-4 to be added monthly beginning December 2021)
    CNS Podcasts: “CNS Brainstorms: High yield facts for physicians short on time” (2-4 new podcasts monthly, beginning December 2021)
    Child Neuro SynapsesCNS Connections editor, Dan Bonthius picks “the most interesting and impactful recently-published articles from the child neurology literature and summarize them, focusing on what child neurologist want and need to know to stay abreast of their field.”
    …Select 2020 CNS-ICNA and 2021 CNS Annual Meeting symposia, seminars and award lectures
    …Practice Parameters

We look forward to your continued active participation in and support for the CNS and your member colleagues as we celebrate the Society’s 50th year as the professional home of child neurologists from the United States, Canada, and around the world.