Welcome to the Chicago Chapter of ONS!
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.
2016 CCONS CHAPTER AWARDS
It’s time again to recognize our members!
CCONS has several awards available this year.
Nominate yourself or a colleague.
The deadline for all award applications is October 15.
To download Award descriptions and application instructions, click here
Award winners will be announced at the membership meeting on November 3.
For Questions contact
Carol Knop, CCONS Director at Large
Click here to read about the 2016 ONS Leadership Weekend held in Pittsburgh July 29-31.
CCONS 2016 Leadership
Seated: Lisa Hartle, Gina Menyah, Carol Knop, Maggie Smith
Standing: AnnMarie Keenan, Katharine Szubski, Joseph Tariman, Tara Gehring, Mary Lappe
Not pictured: Kurt Kausch, Denise Friesema, Maryjo Osowski, Bev Caraher
Upcoming CCONS Events
Other CE Events that may be of interest to our members
Chicago Multiple Myeloma Rounds
"Innovative and Developing Therapeutic Approaches in the Management of Multiple Myeloma:
Focus on the Non-Transplant Eligible Patient
Pritesh Patel, MD University of Illinois Medical Center; David Sumoza, MD Stroger Hospital of Cook County; Rose Catchatourian, MD Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Maggiano's Little Italy
516 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654
Antorini Meeting Rm
Rush University Medical Center designates this Live Activity for 2 CE credits.
Rush University is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's COA.
There is no charge for this activity. Register online at www.plexuscomm.com/mmrounds
or email Name of person(s) attending, date of meeting, and phone number to email@example.com
ANNUAL NORTH AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL FORUM ON LYMPHOMA
OCTOBER 28-30, 2016
FOR MORE INFO
or call 800-500-9976
2016 Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) Annual Meeting
November 3-6, 2016
Earn up to 18 CE credits/contact hours
To register go to www.jadprolive.com
19th Annual Oncology Nursing Conference
"Inspiring Leadership in Oncology Nursing"
Friday, November 18, 2016
8:30 am to 6:30 pm
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
Topics include: Nursing Leadership: Competencies and Lifelong Learning,Oncologic Emergencies, Cancer Employment Rights, OCN Certification, Cancer Genetics, Melanoma, Oral Oncolytics, Survivorship, Sexuality, Radiation, Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST)
This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) is an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
For more information or to register go to
Other Non-CE/Promotional Programs That May be of Interest to our Members
Eisai invites you to attend a live presentation on Halaven (eribulin mesylate)
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Presented by: Anne Courtney, NP Texas Oncology, Austin, TX
3935 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60659
6:30 Program and dinner