October Education Event

Posted on 03. Oct, 2016 by in Education

October PSONS Education Meeting  Chemotherapy and Biotherapy: New Approvals and Indications 2015-2016   Speaker: Andrew Yu, PharmD Oncology Clinical Coordinator, Group Health Cooperative  Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 El Gaucho, Private Room 2505 First Avenue, Seattle WA 98121 (206) 728-1337 6:00pm Arrival and Registration 6:30pm Presentation and Dinner $5.00 – PSONS Members, $10.00 – PSONS Non-Members […]

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September Education Event

Posted on 06. Sep, 2016 by in Education

September 2016 PSONS Education Meeting The Role of the Oncology Nurse: Scientist, Practitioner and Compassionate Interpreter Speaker: Kathleen Shannon Dorcy, RN, PhD Director, Clinical/Nursing Research, Education and Practice at SCCA Staff Scientist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (1st floor conference room) 825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, […]

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June Education Event Slides

Posted on 02. Aug, 2016 by in Education

In June we had recipients of the ONS Congress Scholarships present. If you weren’t able to be there and our interested here are the slides they presented on. Speakers: Karen Anderson MN, RN, OCN, BMTCN, CRNI – Moral Courage-Building Resilience Click here to download slides: Moral Courage Martha Schmelzer RN, BSN, OCN – Changing Your Work […]

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August Education Event – Multiple Myeloma

Posted on 02. Aug, 2016 by in Education

August PSONS Education Meeting: The Role of the Nurse in Promoting Shared Decision Making for Patients with Multiple Myeloma  Speaker: Page Bertolotti, RN, BSN, OCN  Wednesday August 17, 2016  Seattle Science Foundation Dining Room 550 17th Avenue, Suite 600 Seattle, WA 98122 6:00pm Arrival and Registration 6:30pm Presentation and Dinner  $5.00 – PSONS Members, $10.00 […]

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July Education Meeting: Physical Activity and Cancer Patients

Posted on 06. Jul, 2016 by in Education

July PSONS Education Meeting:  Physical Activity and Cancer Patients Speaker: Dr. David Zucker, MD physiatrist Swedish Medical Center  Wednesday July 20, 2016  Swedish Medical Center – Cherry Hill (Layton conference room) 500 17th Ave Seattle, WA 98122 6:00pm Arrival and Registration 6:30pm Presentation and Dinner $5.00 – PSONS Members, $10.00 – PSONS Non-Members RSVP to the […]

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June Education Event

Posted on 01. Jun, 2016 by in Education

June PSONS Education ONS Congress Highlights Speakers: Karen Anderson MN, RN, OCN, BMTCN, CRNI – Moral Courage-Building Resilience Martha Schmelzer RN, BSN, OCN – Changing Your Work Culture Renee Yanke ARNP, MN, AOCN – A New Spin to Improve Programs (Cancer) Wednesday, June 15, 2016 Highline Cancer Center (Conference Rm 2) 16233 Sylvester Rd. SW […]

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(May Education Event) Medical Marijuana – Current Uses and Controversies

Posted on 25. Apr, 2016 by in Education

May PSONS Education Meeting Medical Marijuana: Current Uses and Controversies This talk will review the literature on medical marijuana, the process in WA, medicinal uses, controversies and hazards of use in patients undergoing treatment for cancer. Presenters: Dr. Joseph Rosales, Oncologist Virginia Mason Medical Center Ann Breen, APRN, MN, OCN Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Wednesday May […]

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April Education Event: Chemotherapy Induced Nausea & Vomiting

Posted on 08. Mar, 2016 by in Education

Chemotherapy Induced Nausea & Vomiting: Strategies for Optimizing Oncology Nursing Care  Don’t miss this complimentary 1.0-hour continuing nursing education (CNE) activity! Target Audience: Oncology nurses and nurse practitioners Description: This educational activity, which has been reviewed for balance and scientific rigor, will consist of a 1-hour live program. The content for this mini-symposium has been […]

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February Education Event: Updates in Treatment Options for Melanoma

Posted on 02. Feb, 2016 by in Education

February PSONS Education Meeting Updates in Treatment Options in Melanoma  Speaker: John Thompson, MD Professor, Division of Oncology, University of Washington, Member, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, Research Director,  SCCA Medical Oncology Melanoma and Kidney Cancer program  Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (1st floor conference room) 825 Eastlake Ave. E, P.O. Box […]

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January Education Event

Posted on 21. Dec, 2015 by in Education

Jan 2016  PSONS Educational Event Topic:  Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma: New Advances for a Difficult Disease Speaker:   Sandra Kurtin, MS, RN, ANP-C, AOCN® Nurse Practitioner Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Adjunct Clinical Professor of Nursing The University of Arizona Cancer Center Tucson, AZ Location:  McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks 1200 Westlake Ave N  Seattle, WA  […]

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