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Thursday, April 28
 

11:15am CDT

Publishing and Your Professional Development
Join the ONS journal editors for a lively discussion about their journeys through publishing, starting with participating on peer-review boards, leading to editorial board appointments and editorships. You'll discover the ways in which publishing can enhance professional development, including opportunities ranging from speaking engagements to collaborative projects, book publishing, and more.

Speakers
avatar for Leslie McGee

Leslie McGee

Managing Editor, Oncology Nursing Society
As managing editor of the Oncology Nursing Forum and the Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, Leslie McGee oversees the operation of the journals from manuscript to final publication, providing a variety of editorial, design, production, and strategic management services. She has... Read More →
avatar for Anne Katz, RN, PhD

Anne Katz, RN, PhD

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cancer Care Manitoba
Dr. Anne Katz is the editor of the Oncology Nursing Forum, an AASECT-certified sexuality counselor and CNS at CancerCare Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, and an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Manitoba.She is the author of ten books about cancer and sexuality... Read More →



Thursday April 28, 2016 11:15am - 12:15pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

12:30pm CDT

Tips for Writing Effective Resumes and CVs
Do you know the difference between a resume and a CV? How can you make sure that yours stands out among the others? Join us for helpful tips to effectively represent yourself within these distinct formats.



Thursday April 28, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

1:45pm CDT

Certification Makes a Difference—in Your Career!
Discover how certification in oncology nursing can help you enhance or advance your nursing career. Learn strategies to make certification work for you—including real life examples that demonstrate how certification has helped nurses in a variety of roles achieve their goals.

Speakers


Thursday April 28, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

3:00pm CDT

Best Practices for Abstract Writing and Developing Your Presentation
You have data from your latest study and are ready to share it with your peers. How do you increase the chances of your poster or abstract getting accepted for the presentation? Learn tips and best practices for poster and abstract creation from experienced presenters.

Speakers
avatar for Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, MSN, RN, CNS, CBCN®, AOCNS®

Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, MSN, RN, CNS, CBCN®, AOCNS®

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



Thursday April 28, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion
 
Friday, April 29
 

11:15am CDT

Making a Big Impression in Job Interviews
Interviewing for a new job can be stressful, but it doesn't have to be. Learn the key things that employers are looking for in an interview and tips to help you land the job of your dreams. 



Friday April 29, 2016 11:15am - 12:15pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

12:30pm CDT

Panel Discussion: Big Opportunities for Oncology Nurses
Nurses representing diverse backgrounds and career choices will discuss the many professional options available within the field of oncology nursing. Whether you are a student, early career professional, or seasoned nurse, join us to discover the many different ways you can have a big impact on cancer care.

Speakers
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Sharon Lewis, DNP, APRN-NP, AOCNP®

Nurse Practitioner / Manager, University of Kansas Hospital
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Clara Beaver, MSN, RN, AOCNS®, ACNS, BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Karmanos Cancer Center
CNS since 2004. I have been a CNS at Karmanos for 10 years. I am being honored as the AOCN of the year this year by ONCC. I hope you will join us for a wonderful program.
avatar for Patricia Carter

Patricia Carter

Associate Professor, University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Pat Carter has been a member of the UT Austin School of Nursing faculty since 1999. She is an award winning teacher and speaker in the areas of sleep and health. She is an expert in evaluating the effects of poor sleep on physical, psychological, and emotional outcomes.  Over... Read More →



Friday April 29, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

1:45pm CDT

Certification Makes a Difference—in Your Career!
Discover how certification in oncology nursing can help you enhance or advance your nursing career. Learn strategies to make certification work for you—including real life examples that demonstrate how certification has helped nurses in a variety of roles achieve their goals.

Speakers


Friday April 29, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

3:00pm CDT

Development of a Strategic Publication Portfolio
Are you approaching your publications with a long-range plan? Don't limit yourself to a singular article based on one study or project. In this interactive session, you'll discuss ways in which authors can write and publish content strategically with consideration for Magnet status, tenure, and other career development opportunities.

Speakers
avatar for Leslie McGee

Leslie McGee

Managing Editor, Oncology Nursing Society
As managing editor of the Oncology Nursing Forum and the Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, Leslie McGee oversees the operation of the journals from manuscript to final publication, providing a variety of editorial, design, production, and strategic management services. She has... Read More →
avatar for Anne Katz, RN, PhD

Anne Katz, RN, PhD

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cancer Care Manitoba
Dr. Anne Katz is the editor of the Oncology Nursing Forum, an AASECT-certified sexuality counselor and CNS at CancerCare Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, and an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Manitoba.She is the author of ten books about cancer and sexuality... Read More →



Friday April 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion
 
Saturday, April 30
 

11:15am CDT

Tips for Writing Effective Resumes and CVs
Do you know the difference between a resume and a CV? How can you make sure that yours stands out among the others? Join us for helpful tips to effectively represent yourself within these distinct formats.



Saturday April 30, 2016 11:15am - 12:15pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

12:30pm CDT

Best Practices for Abstract Writing and Developing Your Presentation
You have data from your latest study and are ready to share it with your peers. How do you increase the chances of your poster or abstract getting accepted for the presentation? Learn tips and best practices for poster and abstract creation from experienced presenters.

Speakers
avatar for Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, MSN, RN, CNS, CBCN®, AOCNS®

Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, MSN, RN, CNS, CBCN®, AOCNS®

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



Saturday April 30, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion

1:45pm CDT

Making a Big Impression in Job Interviews
Interviewing for a new job can be stressful, but it doesn't have to be. Learn the key things that employers are looking for in an interview and tips to help you land the job of your dreams. 



Saturday April 30, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm CDT
Career Fair Pavilion