Bringing CNS Members Together to Make Children’s Lives Better


The 52nd CNS Annual Meeting will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Meeting Hotels: 1) Fairmont Waterfront and 2) Pan Pacific Vancouver.

2023 Abstracts

Abstract Submission Dates: February 14 – March 31
Late Breaking Abstract Submission Dates: July 18 – July 30

Scientific Program Proposals Deadline: January 22, 2023

CNS Members are encouraged to submit proposals for sessions to be presented at the 52nd Annual Child Neurology Society Meeting in Vancouver, BC, Canada on Wednesday, October 4- Saturday, October 7, 2023, with plans for an in person only meeting. All presentations will be given in person, as there will not be a remote presentation option. Some sessions will be recorded and offered in the Lifelong Learning portion of the CNS website as courses for purchase.

We welcome submissions on all topics but encourage submissions in the following areas:

  • Mitochondrial Conditions
  • Sleep
  • Headache

We also welcome submissions focused on the below areas and encourage the integration of the below areas into other submissions, as applicable:

  • Neurologic conditions across the lifespan
  • Reproductive health in child neurology (including the effects on our patients and our colleagues)

We are looking for submissions in the following formats:

  • 2.25-hour symposium
  • 1.25-hour seminar

Portal is now closed. Acceptance emails will be sent to session organizers/proposers in early March.


Contact Emily McConnell, Professional Development Manager (

2023 Bernard D’Souza International Fellowship Award

Online applications must be submitted by April 30, 2023.
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