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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.

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  • 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.

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) .

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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.

AONN+ Empowers Oncology Professionals with Free COVID-19 Toolkit

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 11:30am

In response, the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators ( AONN+ ) has developed a digital COVID-19 Navigator Toolkit that is free for professionals who work with oncology patients.

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  • In response, the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators ( AONN+ ) has developed a digital COVID-19 Navigator Toolkit that is free for professionals who work with oncology patients.
  • AONN+'s COVID-19 Navigator Toolkit contains written materials and resources that oncology professionals can use to explain to patients how this virus can affect them and ways in which they can protect themselves and loved ones.
  • CONQUER: the patient voicemagazine( www.conquer-magazine.com ) is the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) premier forum for patients with cancer.
  • CONQUER features articles written by and for patients with cancer, survivors, nurse navigators, and other oncology team members.

Oncology Nursing Society Selects Nancy Houlihan as President-Elect

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 2:00am

"It's an exciting time in oncology with innovations in treatments that extend life and new technologies redefining care delivery.

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  • "It's an exciting time in oncology with innovations in treatments that extend life and new technologies redefining care delivery.
  • Oncology nurses are at the forefront of those changes, defining the care of patients in a new paradigm and adapting to new challenges of access and digital platforms," Houlihan said.
  • Nancy is a proven leader who brings a rich background of oncology nursing to the role of president.
  • ONS is a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care.

APSHO Presents Second Annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology to Dr. Jody Pelusi

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 3:00pm

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Nov. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --At the 7th annual JADPRO Live conference, representatives from the Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) presented the second annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology to Jody Pelusi, PhD, FNP, AOCNP, of HonorHealth Research Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Key Points: 
  • LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Nov. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --At the 7th annual JADPRO Live conference, representatives from the Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) presented the second annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice in Oncology to Jody Pelusi, PhD, FNP, AOCNP, of HonorHealth Research Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona.
  • The early afternoon award presentation ceremony included a video highlighting Dr. Pelusi's work that had been filmed on location in Arizona.
  • APSHO will begin accepting nominations in December for the third annual Mary Pazdur Award for Excellence in Advanced Practice, which will be presented at the 2020 JADPRO Live conference, October 14-17, in Minneapolis.
  • To learn more about the Mary Pazdur Award, please visit marypazduraward.com
    The Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) is a society for advanced practitioners: nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other oncology health-care professionals.

To Drive Clinical Excellence and Resources, ONS Launches Center for Innovation

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 3:01pm

"We are fortunate to have a Board of Directors that is committed to ONS being agile, future-thinking, and collaborative within the healthcare community.

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  • "We are fortunate to have a Board of Directors that is committed to ONS being agile, future-thinking, and collaborative within the healthcare community.
  • Alongside ONS's other ongoing initiatives, the Center's work will drive clinical excellence in oncology and deliver streamlined, effective practice resources to its members to advance the art and science of caring for patients with cancer.
  • "The Center is not only to produce ONS resources but to inspire oncology nurses to elevate their problem-solving to developing innovative solutions to challenges they face.
  • The Center for Innovation is located at ONS headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA. ONS is a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care.