SITC-ONS Joint Session at ONS Congress

When:  Apr 10, 2019 from 15:30 to 17:30 (PT)
Presented by Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), in collaboration with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC).

The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional association committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care. ONS is dedicated to continuously improve the quality of cancer care and the lives of every nurse who provides it. ONS Annual Congress is a conference focused on the latest developments in oncology nursing, providing information on the newest cancer treatments and symptom management strategies. This conference is scheduled for April 11-14, 2019 in Anaheim, California.


Wednesday, April 10, 2019: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Session Description:

This 2-hour session will provide an overview of immunotherapy for the advanced practice nurse focusing on currently approved agents, regimens, and modalities, as well as novel investigational agents currently in clinical trials. A case-based approach with an audience response tool will be used to engage participants in detailed interaction about immune-related adverse events (irAEs), including presentation, assessment, intervention, and shared decision-making.

SITC Speakers:
Krista M. Rubin, MN, FNP-BC* - Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Laura Wood, RN, MSN, OCN* - Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

*Denotes SITC member

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Anaheim Convention Center
800 W Katella Ave
Anaheim, CA 92802