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The Chicago Chapter invites you to browse our Virtual Community site

and participate in our events and other offerings.  This is your local ONS connection. 

Find out about our membership, leadership, meetings, events, newsletter, and much more.

  

Upcoming Events

 

 
Volunteers needed for S.E.A. Blue
 
11th Annual Chicago Prostate Cancer 5K Walk/Run
 
September 13, 2015 
 
Lincoln Park (LaSalle and Stockton)
Chicago  
 
Honor the men in your life!  
 
Free PSA Testing, Free Pizza lunch, S.E.A. Education Fair, Kids' Activities  
 
Contact Gina Menyah if you can volunteer at
 
gina.menyah@gmail.com
 
 

 

CCONS Presents

Annual Vendor Fair and Educational Program 

Wednesday September 16, 2015  

Topic:

“Can We Talk? The Not-So-Simple Art of Effective Communication”

Speaker:

Louise Dimicelli-Mitran MA, LCPC, MT-BC, FAMI 

Location:

 Moretti’s Edison Park 

6727 N. Olmsted Ave

Chicago, Illinois 60631 

5:00p - 6:45p Vendor Exhibits
6:45 p - 7:00 p Business Meeting
7:00p - 8:00p Presentation &Dinner
8:00p - 8:15p Evaluation

Please RSVP to:

CCONSPC@gmail.com 

  

This activity has been submitted to the Oncology Nursing Society for approval for contact hours. 

ONS is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the 

American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA 

1.0 contact hours have been requested


Join the CCONS team in "Light the Night" for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at Grant Park-Arvey Field at 4:30 pm on October 24, 2015

Joseph Tariman has formed a team to honor his niece, a lymphoma survivor, and her hematologist.

CCONS is supporting his efforts by forming a sub-team.

Click here to join Maggie Smith's CCONS team or donate to this worthy cause!


 

SAVE THE DATE!

Tuesday 11/10/15 at 6:00PM CST


CCONS Chapter Meeting and Educational Program

"Cardio-oncology"
Speaker: Nausheen Akhter, MD 

Nacional 27

325 W Huron

Chicago, IL 60654


IF YOU WOULD LIKE CCONS TO POST AN EDUCATIONAL EVENT, PLEASE FILL OUT THE CCONS VC EVENT POSTING FORM BY CLICKING HERE  AND SUBMIT IT TO

Bev Caraher bcaraher@msn.com or Carol Knop csknop@comcast.net 

You may attach your own flyer for us to provide a hyperlink, but you must also fill out the required posting form. 

 

 

Other Events that may be of interest to our members

 

Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) presents a free CE event for nurses

Sunday, August 30, 2015

8am to 12noon

Swissotel Chicago

323 E Upper Wacker Drive

 Tumor Immunology 101: A Navigation Guide for the Growing Field of Cancer Immunotherapy 

is an excellent opportunity to learn about cancer immunotherapy from local experts while earning continuing education credits at an affordable price. In fact, nurses and students can register for free regardless of SITC membership status! 

3.75 Contact hours

 

Session topics, continuing education information, registration and more can be found on the SITC website.