Catalyst for Innovative Care

Be the Catalyst: Ignite Your Career at ONS Congress™

Taylor Brenner, Marketing Specialist Each year we sit down to brainstorm the ONS Congress™ theme. This theme dictates the look, feel, and messaging that sets each conference apart from those in years past. So, how did we determine this year’s theme? Historically, we have looked to the host city to help drive the theme, but […]

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Top 10 Reasons

Top 10 Reasons to Attend ONS Congress™ 2021

Each year, ONS Congress™ is planned with the help of nurses just like you. These volunteer nurses comprise the ONS Congress Content Planning Team. The 2021 team has been working tirelessly to bring cutting-edge educational sessions and speakers to this year’s conference. From learning about best practices and new therapies, to networking with colleagues, to […]

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Late-Breaking Abstract Deadline: Don’t Miss Your Chance!

Susan Yackzan, PhD, APRN, MSN, AOCN® Congress Content Planning Team Member Thank you for your dedication to oncology nursing. During this unprecedented time, you have remained resilient and mission-focused to advancing excellence in oncology nursing and quality patient care. We recognize many of your projects may have been placed on hold or revised as urgent […]

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ONS Congress 2021 blog article

ONS Congress™ 2021: Learn, Earn NCPD, and Network

The virtual 2021 ONS Congress* will be held April 20, 22, 27, and 29, 2021, offering live and on-demand content. ONS Congress is our official annual meeting where we will hold the State of the Society business meeting, feature nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) opportunities with approximately 70 contact hours, offer five educational learning tracks […]

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Prepare Your Abstract

Share Your Expertise and Work by Submitting an Abstract for ONS Congress

Nonniekaye Shelburne, MS, CRNP, AOCNContent Planning Team Member You’ve asked the question of why we practice the way we do, why that policy exists, and what the evidence says. You’ve most likely even helped change the way we practice oncology nursing. Yet when we hear that it’s time to submit abstracts for the 46th Annual […]

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ONS Congress Cancellation FAQs

Below you will find answers to Frequently Asked Questions for General Information, Attendee Refunds, Attendee Housing & Travel, Oral Abstracts & Poster Presenters, ONS Congress Speakers, Chapters, Oncology Nursing Foundation Scholarships, and Members. We will be updating this list on an ongoing basis. GENERAL Why did the 45th Annual ONS Congress get canceled?ONS’s top concern […]

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ONS Congress Cancellation

ONS’s top concern is always the health and safety of our staff, our members and the patients they take care of.  Our members play an essential role in leading the delivery of care to immunocompromised people every day. We must safeguard them from any unnecessary exposure and ensure the essential healthcare providers are available to […]

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San Antonio Convention Center

ONS Update on the Coronavirus

Update: March 11th, 2020 After careful consideration, the ONS Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the 45th Annual ONS Congress scheduled to take place in San Antonio, April 29-May 3, 2020. Please visit our most recent blog for cancellation information. _________________________________________________ Update: March 10, 2020 The Centers for Disease Control and […]

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San Antonio ONS Chapter

Help the San Antonio Chapter collect items for caseworker kits at ONS Congress

Jackie Kemp, RN, BSN, OCN®, San Antonio Chapter Treasurer There are approximately 4,000 children in foster care in Bexar County, Texas. The San Antonio Chapter is excited to partner with the South Texas Alliance for Orphans this year at ONS Congress™! Our goal is to gather supplies for caseworker kits. These kits will play a […]

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