Welcome to the Chicago Chapter of ONS!

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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.

  
 
Fall Reports for your CCONS are now available!  Included are the President's message, Director at Large reports including Award Winners, and committee reports!  See what your board and committees have been up to during the last half of 2015!
 Download here!
December Member news about your chapter colleagues can be downloaded here!

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2015 CCONS MEMBERSHIP AWARD WINNERS! 

 

 ONCC Certification Scholarships - $300

 Ann Cuvala, Janice Lott-Hopgood, Lauren Piraino, Corrinna Sedor, Mary Ellyn Witt

Professional Development Award - $250

Carol Flanagan, Barbara Kinast, Joseph Tariman

Nursing Education Scholarship - $750

Gina Menyah, Kathryn Vitale, Wensheng (Tracy) Wu

Sandy Purl Spirit of CCONS Award - $500

 Jacqueline Lippe  

CCONS Mentorship Award - $500 

Carol Blendowskii

ONS Conference Scholarships - $2000

Beth Hurter, Mary Phelan Lappe 


Upcoming Events

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CCONS Meeting and Program

March 10, 2016

"Tips and Tricks in Medication Management in Advanced Illness"

Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD

Executive Director, Post-Graduate Education in Palliative Care

Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, 

University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

6pm Dinner

6:30 pm Business Meeting

7pm Presentation

8pm Questions and Evaluations

Location TBA

 


 

 Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Chapter Meeting and Program

Loyola University Medical Center Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center

Topic TBD


 April 28-May 1, 2016

ONS Congress in San Antonio!


 

 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Annual Vendor Fair and Program

Ivy Room at Tree Studios, 12 East Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611

Details to come!


 

 Wednesday, November 16, 2016  Chapter Awards and Program

Petterino's 150 N Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60601 


 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

Chicago Multiple Myeloma Rounds

"Innovative and Developing Therapeutic Approaches in the Management of Multiple Myeloma"

Robert Kyle, MD

Mayo Clinic

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

6pm Registration/Dinner

6:30 Program

8:30 Closing Remarks/Q&A

Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC

Ballroom-Concourse Level

625 S Ashland Avenue (at Harrison St)

Chicago, IL 

There is no charge for this dinner program

2 CE credits 

Rush University is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  Rush University designates this live activity for two (2) continuing education credits.

Register online at 

www.plexuscomm.com/mmrounds

Questions? Call 866-607-4333

 

 

 

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