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Oncology Nursing Events

Education Calendar of Events for Oncology Nursing

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is committed to providing its nurses with the best and most current knowledge available through comprehensive continuing education courses. Listed below are the upcoming courses at Rutgers Cancer Institute. Additional information as well as registration information can be obtained by clicking on the particular event.
 

2021 Upcoming Events
Tuesday, February 23rd The Best of San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Registration Details: Click here
Tuesday, March 2nd *Symptom Management Series Part 6
•    Neutropenia
•    Anemia 
Registration Details: TBD
Monday, March 8, 2021 COVID-19 Psychosocial Issues Webinar Series - Part II - Part II -     Coping with grief, loss, trauma, and sadness: Staff specific issues Registration Details: Click here
Monday, April 5th BLS For Healthcare Providers Skills Test Registration Details: Click here
Tuesday, April 6th Nursing Competencies – Treatment Area (2 or 3 dates) 
•    Safe Handling of Chemotherapy 
•    Chemotherapy 
•    Blood Transfusions
•    Port Access
Registration Details: TBD
April TBD Blood and Marrow Transplant Lecture  
April TBD *Hematology Lecture Series: Management of Neutropenia  
TBD Nurses Day Lecture  
Tuesday, May 18th *Palliative Care: Management of Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, Appetite Registration Details: TBD
Thursday, June 3rd and Tuesday, June 8th *OCN Review Course (2-day course; must attend both days) Registration Details: TBD
Monday, June 14th *AOCNP Review Course
     * Pre-requisite: You must attend the 2-day OCN Review Course first
Registration Details: TBD
June TBD Medical Health Technician Competencies (2 or 3 dates)
•    Vital Signs
•    Manual BP 
•    Pulse Oximetry (screening for home O2 therapy) 
 
Tuesday, July 6th *USP 800 and Implications for Nurses Update Registration Details: TBD
July TBD *Hematology Lecture Series: Pain Management  
Monday, July 26th BLS For Healthcare Providers Skills Test Registration Details: Click here
September TBD APP Competencies 
•    Chemotherapy Order Approvals
•    Progress Note Documentation for Billing
•    Bone Marrow Biopsies and APP Procedures 
 
Monday, September 13th BLS For Healthcare Providers Skills Test Registration Details: Click here
Thursday, September 23rd and Tuesday, September 28th *Oncology Fundamentals (2-day system wide course; must attend both days) Registration Details: TBD
Thursday, October 14th *Annual Roche Lecture – 
New Frontiers in Managing Metastatic Breast Cancer
 
October TBD *Hematology Lecture Series: Principles of Immune Therapy/Immune Related Adverse Events   
Monday, November 1st BLS For Healthcare Providers Skills Test Registration Details: Click here
November TBD *OCN Review Course (2-day course)  
November TBD *AOCNP Review Course
     * Pre-requisite: You must attend the 2-day OCN Review Course first
 
November TBD Nurse Clinician Competencies 
•    E&M Billing Competency 
 
November TBD *Emerging Trends –
The 7th Annual Sonya Greenwood Memorial Seminar
 
December TBD 2021 Pharmacologic Review  
TBD Psychosocial Dimensions of Caring – COVID-19 – Part 3  
TBD Psychosocial Dimensions of Caring – COVID-19 – Part 4  

Important note for courses held at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey:

Registration deadline is two weeks before course, subject to availability (course may close earlier). Course fees DO NOT include parking and must be received at least two weeks prior to the course. Refunds will only be given to those who cancel 24 hours prior to the course.

For more information about these courses, please contact Nursing Education at 732-235-8784 or email nursinged-cinj@cinj.rutgers.edu