ADVISORY, May 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of ONS and the 30th Anniversary of the NYC Chapter.
In honor of the occasion, Amanda Hughes RN MSc OCN , President will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, May 29, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Oncology Nursing Society Media Contact:
Donna Marie Curran RN BSN OCN
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Oncology Nursing Society:
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care.
Since 1975, ONS has provided a professional community for oncology nurses, developed evidence-based education programs and treatment information, and advocated for patient care, all in an effort to improve quality of life and outcomes for patients with cancer and their families. Together, ONS and the cancer community seek to reduce the risks, incidence, and burden of cancer by encouraging healthy lifestyles, promoting early detection, and improving the management of cancer symptoms and side effects throughout the disease trajectory.
The New York City Chapter was established in 1985 and is one of the largest in the country with close to 1000 members. New York City members are involved in all aspects of cancer care as well as community outreach, education, and mentorship. Our Board members are involved in projects to help new Chapter development here in the USA and overseas. The Chapter is a supportive community of nurses helping each other stay at the cutting edge of cancer care.
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