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CCONS Members have been invited to join our neighboring Chicago West Suburban Chapter of ONS (CWSCONS) at their Annual Vendor Fair and Meeting
Smoking Cessation and Bills on the Hill: Political Advocacy at the Local, State & National Level
Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Program: 3.0 CNE Applied for
(free of charge for CCONS members!)
Location: The Abbington
3S002 Route 53 (Corner of Route 53 and Butterfield Road) Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Cost: Free to all ONS members & $30 fee for non-members
RSVP: Cwscons1@gmail.com OR www.facebook.com/cwscons
For further information, contact: Marianne Huml
Program Committee Chair Marianne.email@example.com
ONS and CCONS presents
Peripheral TCell Lymphoma: New Advances for a Difficult Disease
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
16111 S LaGrange Rd
Orland Park, IL
Barbara Rogers, CRNP, MN, AOCN, ANP-BC
Adult Hematology-Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Fox Chase Cancer Center
5:30 pm Registration
6:00 pm Dinner
6:30 pm Presentation
There is no fee for this activity.
You can register for this activity by logging onto
Medical Learning Institute, Inc
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15106 for 1.0 contact hour.
This program is approved for 1.0 contact hour of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Program ID 1508341
This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.
This activity is supported by educational grants from Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc and Celgene Corporation.
To download a flyer, click here
Join CCONS in supporting "Light the Night" for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at Grant Park-Arvey Field at 4:30 pm on October 24, 2015
Joseph Tariman, a CCONS Director-At-Large, has formed a team to honor his niece, a lymphoma survivor, and her hematologist.
Click here to join Joseph's team or donate to this worthy cause!
An ONS Edge Program
Jakafi (Ruxolitinib): A First In Class Drug to Treat Patients with :
Intermediate or High Risk Myelofibrosis
Polycythemia Vera who have had an inadequate response to or are intolerant of hydroxyurea
Thurseday, October 29, 2015
Patricia Manea, RN, OCN, CRC
Cancer Care Centers of South Texas, San Antonio, TX
6:00 - 8:00 pm
McCormick and Schmick's - The State Room
1 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
to register, download this flyer, fill out and return by email or fax by October 22.
SAVE THE DATE!
Tuesday 11/10/15 at 6:00PM CST
Speaker: Nausheen Akhter, MD
325 W Huron
Chicago, IL 60654
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Bev Caraher firstname.lastname@example.org or Carol Knop email@example.com
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
"Year in Review: A Multitumor Regional Symposium Focused on the Application of Emerging Research Information to the Care of Patients with Common Cancers"
Saturday, October 17, 2015
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Westin Chicago River North
320 N Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60654
Breakfast and Lunch provided
This Event is Free of Charge
Moderator: Neil Love, MD
Topics: Hodgkins and NHL, GU Cancers, Multiple Myeloma, Colorectal, Gastric, and Pancreatic Cancer, Dermatologic Cancers, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer
CNE This educational activity for 6.8 contact hours is provided by Research to Practice
Research to Practice is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation