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Download Presentations from the 3rd Annual Oncology Nursing Symposium
Date: Friday, March 18, 2011

Download the Symposium brochure here.
Download presentations below:

Poster Session Documents:

Enhancing Patient & Caregiver Quality of Life by Home Infusion of PM Dose of Cytarabine on HIDAC Regimen 

Chair Side Reporting - Ambulatory Infusion Center

Expanding the Roles of Non-physician Providers in the Brave New World of Healthcare Reform - Amelia Langston
Oropharyngeal Cancer and the Role of HPV Virus - Sharon Etris
Melanoma: The Great Imposter - Necia Maynard and Nancy Reynics
Sarcoma Overview - Felicia Williams
Multiple Myeloma: To Transplant or Not? - Charise Gleason
Image Guided Medicine and Minimally Invasive Treatments for Cancer - M. Lee Nichols
Cancer Genetics - Christine Stanislaw
Sepsis in the Oncology Patient - Roberta Kaplow

Course Overview
The 3rd Annual Oncology Nursing Symposium: "Advancing the Possibilities: Nursing in the 21st Century" provides and intimate learning environment in which the varied facets of oncology nursing will be explored, including: inpatient nursing, outpatient nursing, advanced nursing practice and research nursing. Nationally recognized speakers will review clinical experiences, present solutions to ethical challenges, and provide updates on current research in nursing practices. The symposium will update heath care professionals on the emerging trends in oncology nursing clinical practice and research, and will provide participants with practical strategies and hands-on tools to improve their nursing practice.

Target Audience
This symposium is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health care professionals involved in the care of oncology and hematology patients.

Contact Hours
This activity is approved for 8.5 contact hours through EMORY HEALTHCARE, an approved provider of continuing education by the Georgia Nurses Association.
EMORY HEALTHCARE is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Date and Location
Friday, March 18, 2011
5:30PM - 8:00PM

Saturday, March 19, 2011
7:30AM - 5:05PM

Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort
4021 Lakeview Drive
Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083
Phone: 1-888-670-2250 or 1-770-879-9900

A block of rooms has been reserved for the conference attendees at the Evergreen Marriott Conference Center. Please call the hotel directly or reserve online to book your hotel room(s). 

Advance registration is encouraged as space and materials are limited. The conference registration fee includes tuition, syllabus, electronic program materials, dinner program, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks. To qualify for the early registration fees, your registration form must be postmarked by Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Registration fees will not be refunded after Monday, March 7, 2011.

Full-time nursing student (must show ID at check-in) $45
Emory regular registration (Available after EOB March 7,2011) $150
Non-Emory regular registration (Available after EOB March 7, 2011) $195  

Click below to submit your abstract.  For questions with Abstract Submission, please contact Kevin Schreffler at 404-778-5253 or

Abstract Submission

Contact: Trish N. Campbell 404-788-2218 CELL or
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