ONS Joins Forces to Support U.S. Service Members and Their Families
Press Releases; 07/12/2012
ONS has joined forces with the American Nurses Association (ANA) and other nursing groups to support Joining Forces, a nonpartisan national initiative led by the White House and First Lady Michelle Obama to mobilize all sectors of the community to support service members and their families.
Just Being at High Risk for Breast Cancer Is a Life-Changing Experience
Press Releases; 02/11/2011
Young African American women at high risk for breast cancer described the risk itself as a life-changing experience, according to a study released today at the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) 11th National Conference on Cancer Nursing Research.
Whether They Smoke or Not, Patients Say Lung Cancer Diagnosis Carries a Social Stigma
Press Releases; 02/11/2011
Patients with lung cancer, whether they smoke or not, feel stigmatized because their disease is strongly associated with smoking, according to a study released today at the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) 11th National Conference on Cancer Nursing Research.
ONS Receives Website Honors
Press Releases; 09/30/2010
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) was honored by the Web Marketing Association with awards for their website excellence.
Three ONS Members Named Among Top 10 Influential Nursing Professors
Press Releases; 09/24/2010
PITTSBURGH, PA – September 24, 2010 – Three ONS members have been named to the list of the top 10 most influential nursing professors by the Mister Medicine blog.
Oncology Nursing Society Sponsors the Institute of Medicine’s National Cancer Policy Forum
Press Releases; 07/30/2010
PITTSBURGH, PA – July 30, 2010 – The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) National Cancer Policy Forum. The Forum explores emerging policy issues in the nation’s effort to combat cancer and enables all members to be full participants in identifying and debating critical issues and examining potential actions.
ONS Celebrates Milestone
Press Releases; 07/02/2010
PITTSBURGH, PA – July 2, 2010 – The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is celebrating its 35th anniversary as a professional association providing membership benefits to more than 36,000 registered nurses who specialize in caring for patients with cancer.
ONS Awarded for Publishing Excellence
Press Releases; 06/15/2010
PITTSBURGH, PA – June 15, 2010 – The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) was honored by the Association Media and Publishing as a winner of the esteemed EXCEL Award in two categories at its recent 30th Annual EXCEL Awards Gala in Washington, DC.
ONS Announces 2010–2011 Board of Directors
Press Releases; 05/15/2010
SAN DIEGO, CA – May 15, 2010 – The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) announced its 2010–2011 Board of Directors at its 35th Annual Congress in San Diego, CA.
Oncology Nursing and Social Work Professional Associations
Press Releases; 04/13/2010
PITTSBURGH, PA – April 13, 2010 – The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW), and the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) worked together to develop a joint position statement on the role of oncology nursing and oncology social work in patient navigation.