AboutNon-CCONS Events


NON-CCONS EVENTS

The Columbus Chapter of ONS [CCONS] is committed to providing our members with opportunities for education, collaboration and networking.

We have created this page to provide members with details regarding activities that are offered by companies or organizations that are NOT affiliated with the Columbus Chapter or ONS National. Please note: The CCONS Board has made the decision that non-CCONS programs/events that directly conflict with the dates of our CCONS Chapter meetings will not be posted on the virtual community.

For all programs, refer to listing and/or flyer for event details and contact information. CCONS will not respond to requests for information for programs listed on this page. 

It is important that all healthcare professionals attending promotional programs check their employer’s policies regarding attendance. Members should contact their manager or human resources departments for additional information.  

 

Disclaimer of Endorsement and Liability

The Columbus Chapter of ONS [CCONS] does not endorse, recommend, or make representations with respect to research, services, medication, treatments or products.Therefore, mention of research, services, medication, treatments or products on CCONS's virtual community website, www.columbus.vc.ons.org, cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.


To have your program posted on the Non-CCONS Events page, please e-mail Vendor Liaison Lara Robinson (laralrobinson@gmail.com) or CCONS VC Administrator Gail Rhodes (cconswebmaster@gmail.com). We will provide you with instructions on how to submit your request. Requests that do not come through one of these individuals will not be posted. Programs will be posted to the website within 3 business days of receiving approval.


OCTOBER 20, 2018 - MOSST WORKSHOP - UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN


The University of Michigan is pleased to announce the first offering of a National Cancer Institute-sponsored workshop: Multidisciplinary Oncology Safety and Simulation Training (MOSST). Developed and presented by national leaders in oncology nursing and pharmacy, the first workshop will be held Saturday October 20, 2018 in Ann Arbor, MI.

Space is limited; teams of nurses and pharmacists who manage patients with chemotherapy are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by June 1, 2018. For more details and the application form, visit mosst.nursing.umich.edu.    EMAIL        FLYER

OCTOBER 25, 2018 - DINNER PROGRAM - TIBSOVO (ivosidenib) - AGIOS


You are invited to join us for TIBSOVO® (ivosidenib): A NOVEL TREATMENT OPTION FOR PATIENTS WITH RELAPSED OR REFRACTORY ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA (R/R AML) WITH A SUSCEPTIBLE ISOCITRATE DEHYDROGENASE-1 (IDH-1) MUTATION on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Mitchell's Steakhouse, 1408 Polaris Parkway Columbus, OH. Program starts at 6:30 pm. Faculty: Hetty Carraway, MD, Associate Professor, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic. RSVP: Lara Robinson lara.robinson@agios.com, 614-668-8303 OR www.AgiosAMLRegistration.com or 800-952-0907. Presented by Agios.  FLYER

NOVEMBER 15, 2018 - DINNER PROGRAM - TYPE 1 GAUCHER DISEASE - SHIRE


You are invited to join us for CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES ON TYPE 1 GAUCHER DISEASE on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Smith & Wollensky, 4145 The Strand West, Easton Town Center, Columbus, OH. Program starts at 6:30 pm. Faculty: Carol Fisher, RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist and Infusion Nurse, Department of Genetics, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY.  RSVP: 877-761-7927. Program Host: Tess Daugherty, Tess.Daugherty@shire.com, 614-593-6510. Presented by Shire.  FLYER

NOVEMBER 28, 2018 - DINNER PROGRAM - TECENTRIQ - GENENTECH


You are invited to attend an expert-led education presentation on TECENTRIQ IN PREVIOUSLY TREATED METASTATIC NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER (NSCLC) AND LOCALLY ADVANCED OR METASTATIC UROTHELIAL CARCINOMA (mUC) on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse, 89 E Nationwide Blvd., Columbus OH. Arrival time: 6:00 pm. Presentation time: 6:30 pm. Faculty: Amy Cox, RN, MSN, APRN-BS, AOCNP from Tennessee Oncology. FLYER

Please RSVP to Lisa Maggio at maggio.lisa@gene.com or (859) 552-5522 or to Bertie Ford at ford.bertie@gene.com or (614) 581-2177. This program is presented by Genentech. 

FEBRUARY 9, 2019 - SAVE THE DATE - OSU BREAST CANCER CONFERENCE


Save the Date - Saturday, February 9, 2019. Join breast cancer experts from Ohio State and invited speakers as they bring you the latest insights and practical guidance as presented at the 2018 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Location: Hilton Polaris | 8700 Lyra Drive | Columbus, Ohio 43240. Registration information coming soon at cancer.osu.edu/SABCSFLYER

Questions? Contact Sarah Schmidt at Sarah.Schmidt@osumc.edu.