Pack

What to Wear and Pack For Your Congress Trip

By Stefanie Wenger, RN, San Antonio Chapter Member As you prepare for your journey to the ONS 41st Annual Congress in San Antonio you might be thinking, “What in the world should I pack?” Well, no need to worry because here are some tips on what to bring for a successful trip. We have been getting […]

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Dining

Get to Know San Antonio: Local Eats and Treats

By Stefanie Wenger, RN, San Antonio Chapter Member Hey y’all! I think it’s about time to discuss the wonderful places to relax and grab some food to refuel during your adventures in San Antonio. If you are heading to the San Antonio River Walk, there are over 150 places to eat or grab a drink. […]

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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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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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San Antonio Blog 1

Get to Know San Antonio: Places to See and Things to Do

By Stefanie Wenger, RN, San Antonio Chapter Member Hey y’all! If you’ve made the decision to attend the ONS 41st Annual Congress in San Antonio, TX, I bet you are trying to find fun, must-see places to go while you’re there. Let me start with “Remember the Alamo!?” All of you history buffs need this […]

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