The American Board of Neuroscience Nursing (ABNN) is the independent, not-for-profit corporation established to design, implement, and evaluate a certification program for professional nurses involved in the specialty practice of neuroscience nursing and its sub-specialties.
The CNRN and SCRN certification and recertification programs are overseen by ABNN. The ABNN Board of Trustees is comprised of 9 volunteers dedicated to contributing to the future development of certification and continued competency of neuroscience nursing and its sub-specialties.
Learn more about the CNRN and SCRN exam requirements, applications, and details at abnncertification.org.
The American Board of Neuroscience Nursing (ABNN) firmly believes in:
• advancing nursing practice through accredited specialty certification programs.
• developing fair and rigorous examinations.
• collaborating with the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) and the Agnes Marshall Walker Foundation (AMWF) to provide neuroscience nurses with resources to support certification and recertification.
The Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN®) credential formally recognizes the attainment and demonstration of a unique body of knowledge necessary for the practice of neuroscience nursing.
The Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN®) credential formally recognizes the attainment and demonstration of a unique body of knowledge necessary for the practice of stroke nursing.