Career Fair

BIG Changes for 2016: ONS Career Fair

By Patrick Flynn, ONS Manager of Member Engagement “To advance excellence in oncology nursing and quality cancer care.” You should recognize that phrase as the mission of ONS. On a daily basis, we strive to provide you with opportunities to advance your professional development, leading to that “excellence in oncology nursing.” With that said, we […]

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Advocacy

Advocacy Is for Every Oncology Nurse

By Alec Stone, MA, MPA, ONS Director of Health Policy “I’m just a nurse, no one is going to listen to me.” I hear this from ONS members all the time, and it’s simply not true. Nurse are advocates by profession and personality. How many times have you intervened on behalf of a patient with […]

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Research Agenda

Building the Scientific Evidence for Oncology Nursing Practice

By Linda H. Eaton, PhD, RN, AOCN® The ONS Research Agenda is important to all members of our organization. It’s developed through member input and consensus building. The 2014-2018 ONS Research Agenda represents the most relevant oncology nursing challenges that need to be addressed by research currently. It guides the development of ONS research initiatives […]

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San Antonio Blog 2

Get to Know San Antonio: Getting Around Town

By Stefanie Wenger, RN, and Roberto Zamora, RN, OCN®, San Antonio Chapter Members Hey y’all! I’m sure everyone will be doing plenty of walking during ONS Congress, so even though there are plenty of attractions to visit within walking distance, why not change it up a bit? If you absolutely insist on getting more exercise in, […]

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Register for Congress

Plan Your Congress Trip in Just One Online Transaction

By Una Kilberg, ONS Director of Meeting Services Registering for Congress and booking your hotel is simpler than ever. In fact, they can both be done in one easy process, all while getting you the best possible rates. Before you begin, make sure you take a look at the hotel and travel information as well […]

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ONS Store

Get a Hands-On Shopping Experience at the ONS Store

By Lisa George, ONS Managing Editor Congress provides a one-of-a-kind educational experience for oncology nurses, but who couldn’t use a little retail therapy in the midst of a long day of learning? Plan to take a break during the conference and head to the ONS store—a one-stop shop for award-winning books, a variety of ONS logo […]

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Learning Hall Presentations

Complete Your Congress Itinerary With Learning Hall Presentations

By Jen Krause, ONS Director of National Conferences Congress is all about learning and networking—in sessions, while viewing posters, in the hallways, at industry-sponsored symposia, and everywhere in between. Everywhere you go, oncology nurses are sharing ideas and making professional connections. The learning hall is no exception to that sort of attendee collaboration and conversation. As […]

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Tracks

BIG Changes for 2016: Session Tracks

By Anne Kolenic, MSN, RN, AOCNS®, 2015–2016 ONS Congress Content Planning Team chair Have you been to a conference lately and wished that you didn’t have to determine if a session was relevant to your practice or not? Have you searched for content that specifically targets a specific level of nursing practice? Did you write […]

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