Take action and join more than 4,000 of your nursing peers for four days of learning, networking, and celebrating in Washington, DC! Click the button below to view the Congress sessions by education track or by day.

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Every nurse, every practice has their own unique education needs. That’s why Congress sessions are categorized into educational tracks to make it easier for you to find the content that’s crucial to your practice.
All tracks are open to all attendees, so plan the conference you need.

Clinical Practice

For Nurses Working in Acute Care or Ambulatory Settings Treating Oncology Patients

Get evidence-based solutions to your practice challenges and learn about new treatments and management techniques that will help you help your patients. Sessions will provide practical, implementable information for nurses working in oncology-specific settings or other locations.

Leadership Management Education

For Current or Future Nurse Leaders, Administrators, Managers and Educators

Get information and tools to help you support the nursing staff you lead and work with. Speakers with extensive leadership experience will share insight on topics such as succession planning for the bedside, professional incivility, and linking patient care data to outcomes through electronic health records.

Advanced Practice

For Advanced Practice Nurses

Looking for more advanced content related to treatment and treatment-related side effect issues while at Congress? This track is for you. You’ll also explore issues related to immunotherapy side effects, the second victim, and complementary therapies.


For Doctorally-Prepared Nurses Involved in Research Science, Doctoral Students, and Nurses Interested in Research

Join hot topic discussions about current research findings and issues surrounding conducting research studies. You’ll explore issues including the future of nursing science and the visibility of big data and data science research.

Specialty Track: Radiation

For Nurses Working in Radiation and Nurses Who Care for Patients Who Have Received or Will Receive Radiation Treatment

Come and find out about new trends and technology in radiation therapy with content ranging from radiation basics to where radiation therapy is headed in the future.  With a variety of topics including symptom management, survivorship, palliative care, and HDR brachytherapy, all nurses, from novice to expert, are sure to benefit from this track.