Oncology Nursing Symposium: Advancing the Possibilities (Oncology Nursing Sym)

Venue: Evergreen Marriott Conference Center

Location: Stone Mountian, Georgia, United States

Event Date/Time: Mar 20, 2009 End Date/Time: Mar 21, 2009
Registration Date: Mar 21, 2009
Early Registration Date: Feb 15, 2009
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Nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health care professionals involved with the care of oncology and hematology patients. The purpose of this symposium is to provide current information about nursing clinical practice and research, and to provide participants with practical strategies and hands-on tools to improve their nursing practice.

Topics include: Resiliency and Self Care for Nurses: The Time has Come, End-of-Life Decision Making, Nursing Research: From Paper to Practice, Update on Novel Therapies in the Management of Hematologic and Oncologic Disorders, Caring for the Siblings of Children with Cancer, Evidence-based Practice in Patient and Family Centered Care, Disparities in Cancer care, Updates on Treatments of Sarcoma, Breast Cancer & Multiple Myeloma.

A block of rooms has been reserved for the conference attendees. Please make your arrangements by contacting the Evergreen Marriott Conference Centers, 4021 Lakeview Drive, Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083, Phone: 1-888-670-2250 www.evergreenresort.com

Full-time nursing student (must show ID at check-in) $45
Emory employee early registration (by Feb 15) $95
Emory employee late registration (after Feb 15) $150
Non-Emory early registration (by Feb 15) $145
Non-Emory late registration (after Feb 15) $195
Friday Dinner Only $65

To register call 404-778-7777. For more information, visit the Training & Education section of our website at www.cancer.emory.edu.

An application has been submitted to the Georgia Nurses Association for approval of 8 contact hours.