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.

 

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

 

CCONS Q2 Member News is here!

Click here to download!

CCONS Q2 2016 Director/Committee reports are also here!

Click here to download!

  
 
 
 
 

Upcoming CCONS Events


 

CCONS Members!!!
It’s that time again!
S.E.A. Blue Prostate Cancer Walk and Run 2016 Sunday, September 11th

The race will be held in Lincoln park
Start: 8:00am
Volunteers needed from 7:00-12:00pm
Come volunteer for whatever time you can! Every hour helps!! This year is extra special:
The memory of 9/11 will be honored with special recognition to 
Chicagoland’s first responders!

***Ken Griffey Sr. will be making an appearance!!!***

Let’s show them a great turn out from CCONS!

Support.Education.Advocacy
Please contact Gina Menyah to volunteer!!

gina.menyah@gmail.com 

 

 

 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

 

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, Rush University, PleXus Communications, and Chicago West Suburban Chapter of ONS present

"Expert Perspectives in Advancing Treatment Paradigms for Multiple Myeloma"

Todd Zimmerman, MD  University of Chicago Medical Center

Toreend Enecio, MSN, MHA, RN, OCN  Rush University Medical Center

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

5:30-8:30 pm

Le Meridien Chicago - Grand Salon

Oakbrook Center

2100 Spring Rd

Oakbrook, IL 

This activity will provide 2.0 contact hours.  There is no fee for participating in this activity.  

Rush University Medical Center is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.  Rush University designates this live activity for 2 continuing education credits.  This activity will fulfill Category 1 contact hour requirements for pharmacology for ANCC certified APNs.  

Register online at www.plexuscomm.com/mmnurses

For more information, download brochure here

 


 

 17th Annual EPEC Trainer Conferences and Professional Development Workshop

September 8-10, 2016

OMNI Chicago Hotel

676 N. Michigan Ave.

Chicago, IL 60611

Maximum of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits

Registration: http://ccons.vc.ons.org/file_depot/0-10000000/10000-20000/13766/folder/25506/2016+EPEC+Conference+Brochure.pdf 


Optimizing Care for Patients

A Branded Promotional Program on Halaven (eribulin mesylate)

Presented by:   Kennon McCollum, PA, Georgia Cancer Specialists Stockbridge, GA

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:30 PM

Chief O'Neill's Pub & Restaurant

3471 N Elston Ave

CHICAGO, IL 60618

773-583-3066

Program Number  NPO4267

Please RSVP to Martin (Marty) Malone
by calling 815-307-6592 or e-mailing marty_malone@eisai.com


  

Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium

September 22-25, 2016

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

540 N Michigan Ave

Chicago, IL 60601

21 AMA PRA Category 1 credits

Early Registration (by July 31) saves $100

Register at http://lynnsagebreastcancer.org/registration.cfm

 


 

5th Annual

Advamces and Controversies in Malignant Hematology and Oncology

Saturday, September 24, 2016

8:00am to 5:40pm

The Westin Michigan Avenue

900 N Michigan Ave

Chicago, IL 60611

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider Number 14803 for 8 contact hours.

$75 registration fee for nurses includes lunch

Register now at http://ctcaforum.org


 ANNUAL NORTH AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL FORUM ON LYMPHOMA

 OCTOBER 28-30, 2016

 CHICAGO

 FOR MORE INFO

 www.lymphoma.org/EdForum

 or call 800-500-9976


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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