SVONS Hot Topics in Cancer Care Annual Conference 2019


6:30 am - 5:15 pm


Fairmont Hotel
170 S Market St, San Jose, CA, 95113
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Breakfast, lunch & refreshments
Raffle drawings
7 CEs & ILNA points
Networking opportunities

PARKING: $7-10 (attendee responsibility)

Oncology nurses
Advance Practice Nurses
Nursing students & other disciplines desiring an update in oncology
Nurses from other areas who want to know more about oncology such as Med Surg, Acute Care, ICU, etc

The Silicon Valley Oncology Nursing Society is accredited
by BRN provider CEP 10031

Agenda Topics:
6:00am Vendors check-in
6:30am Registration begins and Exhibits
7:15-8:15am Speaker #1 Emerging Perspectives Breast Program by Genetech/Breakfast
8:15-8:30am Welcome
8:30-9:20am Speaker #2 Precision/Personalized Medicine and Oncology Endpoints (Korrina Lau, MSN, FNP-BC, AOCNP)
9:20-10:20am Speaker #3 Pharmacology Update (Teresa Knoop, MSN, RN, AOCN)
10:20-10:50am Exhibits/Break
10:50-11:40am Speaker #4 Genetics and Cancer (Nicolette Chun, MS, LCGC)
12:00-1:00pm Branded Lunch speaker by Incyte/Exhibits
1:00-1:50pm Speaker #5 Homeopathy (Marcel Fraix, MD)
1:50-2:10pm Exhibit/Break
2:10-3:00pm Speaker #6 Symptom Management for H&N patient undergoing XRT/chemoXRT (Michael Gensheimer, MD, Radiation Oncologist)
3:00-3:30pm Exhibits/Break
3:30-4:30pm Speaker #7 Delivering Bad News (Selinza Mitchell, Clinical Nurse Educator)
4:30-4:45pm Closing Remarks
4:45-5:15pm Exhibits Optional


About us

The Silicon Valley chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society is committed to provide mechanisms to further the professional development of the individual members within the chapter.

A secondary but equally important mission is to provide an atmosphere of collegial, professional and emotional support to the chapter membership throughout the continued transition in health care as it exists in the state of California and as it evolves throughout the nation..

Contact Info

a 503c Organization, Santa Clara, CA, USA