What Language Are You Speaking?

By: Lenise Taylor, RN, MN, AOCNS®, BMTCN™  Have you ever had a conversation with a peer or someone in another discipline where you’ve walked away scratching your head, wondering what went wrong? Despite the amount of information you provided, it felt that you had not gotten your point across or not gotten the response you expected? […]

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Advance Your Profession in the Career Fair Pavilion

By: Patrick Flynn, Manager of Member Engagement ONS is always working to provide you with opportunities to advance your professional development so that you can provide “excellence in oncology nursing.” We are very excited to offer you those opportunities by bringing back the Career Fair Pavilion at Congress in 2017! The ONS Career Fair Pavilion […]

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Reach Your Certification Goals With These Top-Needed ILNA Categories

Time for recertification? Looking to become certified for the first time? We’ve done our ILNA homework and are proud to say that Congress will help you reach your professional goals! ILNA breakdowns for each session will be available in a few days, but here’s a sneak peek at the top ILNA categories available at Congress! […]

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A Tactical Guide to Session Selection

By: Jaya Mini Gill, RN, BSN; Annie Heng, RN, BSN; and Marlon Garzo Saria, PhD, RN, AOCNS®, FAAN John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center Our little trio of neuro-oncology clinical trial nurses have decided to head out to Denver this year to attend the largest and most comprehensive oncology nursing conference in the country. We agreed to make […]

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Maximize Your Social Media Use at #ONSCongress

By: Jessica Thompson, Digital Marketing Coordinator  Imagine being in the same building with 3,400 like-minded #ONSCongress attendees. How many of your peers could you meaningfully interact with in 10 minutes? Maybe two to three? Then imagine how many of those peers you could realistically call or email on a regular basis to sustain your relationship? Our […]

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Dazed and Confused: Filling the Gaps on Medical Marijuana Education

By: Jeanette Pretorius, BSN, MBA, RN-BC, NE-BC, OCN®, Congress Content Planning Team Member Have you ever wondered how one drug can treat so many different conditions, such as glaucoma, nausea, seizures, muscle spasms, hypertension, anxiety, pain, depression, PTSD?  Has a patient ever asked you if there is a difference between medical and recreational marijuana? Would […]

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Specialty Spotlight: Support Your Care Coordination Efforts at Congress

As Congress draws near, you’re probably starting to familiarize yourself with the four educational tracks and all of the great sessions we have planned for you. However, as you plan out your days in Denver, don’t be afraid to step outside of the track and find the sessions that best fit your individual needs! Oncology […]

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Adventure Awaits: Booking Your Trip to Denver

The early-bird deadline is a little over two months away, so why delay registering for Congress! Registering for Congress and booking your hotel can both be done in one easy process, all while getting you the best possible rates in the Mile High City! Before you begin, make sure you take a look at the hotel and […]

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Advance Your Knowledge, Your Way

By: Marilyn J Hammer, PhD, DC, RN We’ve never had more passion for our patients and our profession! Elevate your passion at the 42nd Annual ONS Congress in beautiful Denver, Colorado, May 4-7, 2017.  Back by popular demand, Congress will feature the four-track schedule. In addition to top scoring abstract podium sessions and posters, exciting speaker sessions are […]

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