Oncology nursing

Dr. Christina Cone Honored With The Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology by APSHO

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 10:00pm

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) presented the third annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology to Christina Cone, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, AOCNP, of Duke Cancer Institute, at the JADPRO Live Virtual conference, an annual educational conference for oncology advanced practitioners.

Key Points: 
  • LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) presented the third annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology to Christina Cone, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, AOCNP, of Duke Cancer Institute, at the JADPRO Live Virtual conference, an annual educational conference for oncology advanced practitioners.
  • She was previously the Advanced Practice Provider Team Lead at the PRTBTC, where she had been a seasoned nurse practitioner since 2010.
  • APSHO is accepting nominations for the fourth annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice, which will be presented at the 2021 JADPRO Live conference.
  • The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) is a society for advanced practitionersnurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, clinical nurse specialists, and other oncology health-care professionals.

CURE Media Group Names Christie Santure, B.S.N., RN, OCN, Winner of 2020 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:25pm

CURE Media Group, the industry-leading multimedia platform devoted to cancer updates and research that reaches more than 1 million patients, has selected Christie Santure, B.S.N., RN, OCN, the winner of the 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing, which honors exceptional nurses for their efforts in the oncology community.

Key Points: 
  • CURE Media Group, the industry-leading multimedia platform devoted to cancer updates and research that reaches more than 1 million patients, has selected Christie Santure, B.S.N., RN, OCN, the winner of the 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing, which honors exceptional nurses for their efforts in the oncology community.
  • Santure and Farrat were recognized Sept. 17 during the 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing virtual celebration in conjunction with the ONS Bridge Virtual Conference.
  • Founded in 2007, the Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing has received hundreds of nominations, and it continues to grow each year.
  • For more information on how to nominate an oncology nurse for the 2021 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing, click here.

APSHO Wins Association Award for National Oncology Leadership Summit

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 4:00pm

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Sept. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) was awarded the 2020 Power of A (Association) Silver Award from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) for its work organizing a national oncology leadership summit for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists.

Key Points: 
  • LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Sept. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) was awarded the 2020 Power of A (Association) Silver Award from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) for its work organizing a national oncology leadership summit for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists.
  • "This award celebrates APSHO's extraordinary work in uplifting advanced practice leaders in oncology," said Executive Director of APSHO, Wendy H. Vogel, MSN, FNP, AOCNP.
  • APSHO took Silver in the 2020 award category of The Power of Industry/Professional Advancement for the National Oncology Advanced Practitioner Leadership Summit, which took place at JADPRO Live 2019 and aimed to address critical oncology issues by bringing oncology advanced practice leaders together to collaborate on leadership challenges.
  • Harborside also manages the advertising sales for ASCO's suite of publications, including JCO Oncology Practice, JCO Global Oncology, JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics, and JCO Precision Oncology.

CURE Media Group Announces Finalists for 2020 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:05pm

CURE Media Group, the industry-leading multimedia platform devoted to cancer updates and research that reaches more than 1 million patients, is pleased to announce the three finalists for the 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing and the winner of the 2020 The Finest Hour award.

Key Points: 
  • CURE Media Group, the industry-leading multimedia platform devoted to cancer updates and research that reaches more than 1 million patients, is pleased to announce the three finalists for the 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing and the winner of the 2020 The Finest Hour award.
  • This years finalists for the Extraordinary Healer award are:
    Vicki Dodson, B.S.N., RN, OCN, has 36 years of nursing experience.
  • The 2020 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing virtual celebration will take place Thursday, Sept. 17.
  • CURE Media Group is a brand of MJH Life Sciences , the largest privately held, independent, full-service medical media company in North America dedicated to delivering trusted health care news across multiple channels.

Cleveland Clinic's Beth Faiman Appointed Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology

Friday, August 21, 2020 - 7:00pm

HUNTINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --On August 1, Beth Faiman, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, AOCN, FAAN, took the helm as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology (JADPRO) .

Key Points: 
  • HUNTINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --On August 1, Beth Faiman, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, AOCN, FAAN, took the helm as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology (JADPRO) .
  • She is currently an adult nurse practitioner in the Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • The mission of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology (JADPRO) is to improve the quality of care for patients with cancer, support critical issues in advanced practice in oncology, and recognize the expanding contributions of advanced practitioners in oncology.
  • JADPRO is published by Harborside and is the official journal of the Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO).

Academy Of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators And Strategix, A Division Of The Lynx Group, named PM360 Trailblazer 2020 Initiative Finalist for Patient/Consumer Education

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 12:18pm

This educational tool also assists the patient in finding ways to improve shared decision-making around diagnosis, testing, and treatment.

Key Points: 
  • This educational tool also assists the patient in finding ways to improve shared decision-making around diagnosis, testing, and treatment.
  • Lastly, the CAPE initiative strives to ensure the patients' understanding of the diagnostic and treatment journey that is individualized to their disease state.
  • "It is an honor to be selected, for the second year in a row, as a 2020 PM360 Trailblazer finalist for the CAPE initiative," said Brian Tyburski, President and CEO, The Lynx Group.
  • The Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators, Inc. (AONN+) is the largest national specialty organization dedicated to improving patient care and quality of life by defining, enhancing, and promoting the role of oncology nurse and patient navigators.

Sun BioPharma, Inc. Appoints Jennifer K. Simpson, Ph.D., as President and CEO

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

Dr. Simpson has more than 25 years of experience across a variety of executive, business operations, marketing and clinical development roles in the biopharmaceutical industry.

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  • Dr. Simpson has more than 25 years of experience across a variety of executive, business operations, marketing and clinical development roles in the biopharmaceutical industry.
  • Prior to her appointment as CEO of Delcath Systems, Dr. Simpson served as its Executive Vice President, and Global Head of Business Operations.
  • Previous to joining Delcath, Dr. Simpson held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility at ImClone Systems, Inc. and Johnson & Johnson Ortho-Biotech.
  • Earlier in her career, she spent over a decade as a hematology/oncology nurse practitioner and educator.

ONCOLOGY® Welcomes Six Tumor Chairs to Editorial Advisory Board

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 7:29pm

ONCOLOGY and CancerNetwork, a multispecialty platform focused on bringing practical, peer-reviewed content that can affect how oncologists, oncology nurses and other relevant health care professionals treat their patients, are excited to announce the addition of six tumor chairs to the editorial advisory board.

Key Points: 
  • ONCOLOGY and CancerNetwork, a multispecialty platform focused on bringing practical, peer-reviewed content that can affect how oncologists, oncology nurses and other relevant health care professionals treat their patients, are excited to announce the addition of six tumor chairs to the editorial advisory board.
  • The ONCOLOGY editorial advisory board consists of some of the most prominent and credible medical professionals across the nation, said Mike Hennessy Jr., president and CEO of MJH Life Sciences, parent company of ONCOLOGY.
  • In tandem with the 10 current members of the editorial advisory board, the tumor chairs will play a vital role in directing the content of ONCOLOGY.
  • The ONCOLOGY tumor chairs are:
    Breast cancer tumor chair: Sara A. Hurvitz, M.D., associate professor, medical oncologist, department of medicine, division of hematology and oncology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCLA Medical Center.

ONS Virtual Conference Bridges the Gap Between Education and Practice Change

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 8:52pm

Despite facing similar limitations, the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) created a brand-new learning experience to give oncology nurses expert education, networking opportunities, and access to industry representatives in the wake of canceled in-person events.

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  • Despite facing similar limitations, the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) created a brand-new learning experience to give oncology nurses expert education, networking opportunities, and access to industry representatives in the wake of canceled in-person events.
  • This September, ONS will host the inaugural ONS Bridge, the most comprehensive conference dedicated to oncology nurses.
  • "ONS Bridge is an opportunity for oncology nurses to present their work, connect, and grow their clinical practice from the safety of their homes."
  • With ONS Bridge, oncology nurses will have the opportunity to:
    For more information on ONS Bridge or to register, visit ons.org .

Oncology Nursing Foundation Commits $420,000 to Support Oncology Nursing Research Grants

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 5:41pm

PITTSBURGH, Penn., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Oncology Nursing Foundation has committed $420,000 over the next two years to support three major research grants that will be led by oncology nurse scientists.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Penn., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Oncology Nursing Foundation has committed $420,000 over the next two years to support three major research grants that will be led by oncology nurse scientists.
  • The Oncology Nursing Society created the Oncology Nursing Foundation in 1981 to accept charitable contributions to advance these important activities on behalf of oncology nursing.
  • The mission of the Oncology Nursing Foundation is to support oncology nursing excellence.
  • Thanks to the generosity of individuals and institutions, the Oncology Nursing Foundation has awarded more than $28 million in funding since its inception for education, research, and leadership development for oncology nurses.