Highlight on ONS Congress Peer-to-Peer Learning Opportunities

Susan Yackzan, PhD, APRN, MSN, AOCN®, Congress Planning Team Member During the 2019 ONS Congress, peer-to-peer learning opportunities offer attendees some of the best ways to begin “Growing Together, Transforming Care.” Your peers have an intrinsic understanding of what matters most; they are in similar situations, share similar perspectives, and have expertise in your specialty. […]

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Quality Improvement Projects Sneak Peek

Pamela Ginex, Senior Manager of EBP at The Oncology Nursing Society With the current focus on evidence-based practice, more nurses are engaged in quality improvement projects to move research evidence to patient care and improve outcomes for patients. As clinicians, our overall goal  is to provide safe, high-quality care to our patients in all settings. […]

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Transition to Guidelines Sneak Peek

Pamela Ginex, Senior Manager of EBP at The Oncology Nursing Society The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) has a long history of using evidence-based practice techniques to facilitate the translation of evidence to practice. For more than 15 years, ONS members have been integral to this process and have worked on our Putting Evidence Into Practice […]

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Up-and-Coming Treatments

Clara Beaver, MSN, RN, AOCNS®, ACNS, BC Immunotherapies, including CAR T-cell therapy, are the newest treatment option and play an ever-expanding role in patient care. ONS is excited to share information on immunotherapies during congress this year. First, join us Wednesday afternoon, when ONS is proud to partner with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer […]

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Book Your Hotel for Congress ASAP to Access Reduced Rates!

Anna Hughes, Meeting Specialist Looking for lodging while in Anaheim for the ONS Congress? Be sure to book by Thursday, March 28, to receive reduced rates at Anaheim Marriott, Hilton Anaheim, DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Anaheim Resort, or the Courtyard Anaheim Resort. Explore what each hotel offers below.   Anaheim Marriott, 700 W. Convention Way, Anaheim, […]

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Social Media at Conferences

Teresa H. Thomas, ONS Congress Planning Committee Microblogging websites and social media websites, such as Twitter and Facebook, offer incredible opportunities for the broad, real-time transmission of ideas. For clinicians, academics, and other stakeholders, these websites allow for wide professional networking and engagement with like-minded individuals. While attending national conferences and listening to leaders in […]

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Writing for Publication Can Impact Your Career Trajectory—Learn How!

Leslie McGee, MA You have specialized knowledge, whether it is from a research study, unique patient populations, or processes that positively impacted care. You might be thinking about how you can share that information with your peers and propel the science of oncology nursing forward. Don’t know how to get started? We can help. Writing […]

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Ready for something unique?

Stephanie Jardine, BSN, RN Join us for Checks and Balances: Cancer Immunotherapy for the Advanced Practice Nurse on Wednesday April 10, from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, a collaborative session between ONS and the Society of Immunotherapy in Cancer (SITC). This session is for advanced practice providers involved in the care of patients receiving immunotherapy. […]

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Register for Symposia Events at Congress

Deana Callipare, Marketing Coordinator Food, networking, and potential CNE? What could be a better combination than that? Symposia events at Congress are the perfect place to grab a bite to eat while meeting your oncology nursing peers and earning possible CNE contact hours. What are symposia events? Symposia events are industry-sponsored breakfast, lunch, and dinner […]

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Immunotherapy is the newest pillar in cancer care!

Stephanie Jardine, BSN, RN, Oncology Clinical Specialist How comfortable are you with managing patients receiving immunotherapy? Do you need more information about approved agents and how to grade toxicity? Are you familiar with published resources about immunotherapy? Do you need a refresher on the mechanism of action for checkpoint inhibitors? Whether you answered yes or […]

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