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. 

Please contact Carol Knop for information about posting events or other information on our site. csknop@comcast.net


To make a request to post an announcement, complete the required form and provide any attachments such as program flyers.  

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Upcoming CCONS Events

RSVP now for the 2017 CCONS Vendor Fair, Meeting and Program!

Wednesday September 13, 2017

Annual Exhibitors' Fair and Educational Program

Caring for the Person in the Mirror: 
Balancing what you do for others and yourself

Advanced Practice Nurse on Consultation Liaison Team
at NorthShore University HealthSystem

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

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Exhibits:    4:00 - 6:30 PM
CCONS Business Meeting:    6:30 - 7:00 PM
Dinner and Educational Program:    7:00 - 8:30 PM

Please RSVP to cconspc@gmail.com

This activity has been submitted to the Oncology Nursing Society
for approval to award contact hours. ONS is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education

Save the date for the Annual CCONS Awards Dinner and Educational Program!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Details to Follow!


***For those who attended the program:

Understanding Immuno-Oncology Therapy and Immune-Mediated Adverse Events: A Program for the Oncology Nurse at Gibson's Bar and Steakhouse on July 25, there were several requests for additional information on immunotherapy.  Follow the link below to the ONS website to access resources on this very important topic!!

Click https://www.ons.org/practice-resources/cancer-therapies/immunotherapy-resources to access the ONS Immunotherapy Resource page.



CE Events That May Be Of Interest To Our Members

2017 Multiple Myeloma Rounds: ChicagoTreatment of Multiple Myeloma in a Rapidly Evolving Therapeutic Landscape: Application to Current Practice

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 5:30-8:30 PM

Maggiano's Little Italy, Antonori Meeting Room, 516 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL


Online: www.plexuscomm.com/2017mmrounds

Email: mmrounds@plexuscomm.com; include your name, date of meeting and phone number

Contact PleXus Communications for more information: 866-607-4333/info@plexuscomm.com

Click here for informational flyer.

Central Indiana ONS hosts a one-day conference  6 CEUs--2 meals--FREE Vera Bradley bag for each attendee--all this for $50.

August 25, 2017, 8:15AM to 4PM.

Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel, 11925 North meridian St, Carmel, IN

Click here for information and registration.

Immunotherapy: A Regional JADPRO Educational Event

Saturday, September 16, 2017, 8AM to 3:15PM

Crowne Plaza, Chicago O'Hare, 5440 North River Rd, Rosemont, IL

Earn up to 5.25 credits/contact hours

For more information on the regional meeting, please call Tom Barrett (866) 835-8669 x222 or visit the website: https://lectures.apsho.org/


2017 JADPRO Live at APSHO 2017, the best conference for oncology advanced practitioners to connect, learn, and be inspired!

"Precision Thinking, Practical Knowledge"

November 2-5, 2017 in Houston, Texas

Earn up to 21.0 credits/contact hours

Learn more at jadprolive.com




Other Non-CE/Promotional Programs That May be of Interest to our Members