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Understanding and Improving Quality of Life for Cancer Patients Through Nursing Research With Terri Armstrong, PhD, ANP-BC
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Understanding and Improving Quality of Life for Cancer Patients Through Nursing Research Following the recent 48th Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), Terri Armstrong, the Senior Investigator and Deputy Chief of the Neuro-Oncology Branch at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), sat down with Oncology Data Advisor®...
Tigerlily Foundation and Empowering Patients Through the Power of One With Maimah Karmo
Keira Smith
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In 2006, after being diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 32, Maimah Karmo decided to dedicate herself to empowering women with breast cancer to serve as advocates for themselves, resulting in the creation of Tigerlily Foundation. In this interview, Ms. Karmo shares more of her story and her passion for amplifying the patient's voice, increas...
Getting to the Heart of Cardio-Oncology With Jessica Coviello, DNP, RN, ANP-BC
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Getting to the Heart of Cardio-Oncology With Jessica Coviello, DNP, RN, ANP-BC At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Oncology Data Advisor® spoke with Jessica Coviello, Associate Dean of Faculty Development at Cizik School of Nursing at the University of Texas, Houston. Dr. Coviello shares t...
Applying Nursing Civility in Oncology With Susan Rux, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC®, CNE®
Keira Smith
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Applying Nursing Civility in Oncology: Susan Rux, PhD At the recent 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress in San Antonio, Texas, Susan Rux, Director of Professional Development & Practice Innovation at Temple University, Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to talk about nursing civility and its applications for both nursing sustainability and patient care.  
Caring for Caregivers With Natalie McAndrew, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN-K
Keira Smith
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Caring for Caregivers With Natalie McAndrew, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN-K At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Dr. Natalie McAndrew, Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to discuss her presentation on the emotional, physical, and financial challenges faced by caregivers of patients with cancer and ways that nurses can help advocate to better care for caregivers.  
Additional Advances in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Research With Kathleen Burns, MSN, NP
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Additional Advances in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Research: Kathleen Burns, MSN, NP At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Kathy Burns, a Nurse Practitioner at City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to discuss her presentation regarding the ed...
Cancer Care Delivery Across Practice Settings: Michi Gray, RN, and Joscelyn Vanduren, ANP
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Cancer Care Delivery Across Practice Settings: Michi Gray, RN, and Joscelyn Vanduren, ANP At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Joscelyn Vanduren and Michele "Michi" Gray sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to further discuss their presentation We Aren't That Different: Misconceptions in Ca...
Project Life and Cancer Survivorship With Lesley Glenn
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Project Life and Cancer Survivorship With Lesley Glenn At the recent 48th Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, metastatic breast cancer survivor Lesley Glenn sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to tell us about Project Life, a virtual, membership-based survivorship resource for patients around the world livi...
Additional Advances in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Research With Kathleen Burns, MSN, NP
Lyn Brook
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At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Kathy Burns, a Nurse Practitioner at City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to discuss her presentation regarding the educational need for nurses to stay up-to-date with the best treatment and management options in prostate cancer.   Oncology Da...
The Unscripted Pharmacist Podcast With Lenora Casey, OCN, BSN-RN
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · The Unscripted Pharmacist With Lenora Casey, OCN, BSN-RN At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Lenora Casey, an Oncology Certified Nurse and Co-Founder of the Unscripted Pharmacist Podcast, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to discuss her podcast, why it is important, and why oncology cli...
Exploring Hot Topics in Radiation Oncology With John Hillson, RN, BSN, OCN®
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Exploring Hot Topics in Radiation Oncology With John Hillson, RN, BSN, OCN At the recent 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, John Hillson, an Oncology Certified Nurse, presented his research titled Hot Topics in Radiation Oncology, in which he and colleagues expanded upon the rapidly evolving fie...
Staying Proactive in the Management of Infusion-Related Reactions With Julianna Cebollero, PharmD, BCOP
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Staying Proactive in Management of Infusion-Related Reactions With Julianna Cebollero, PharmD, BCOP For patients receiving cancer treatment, infusion-related reactions pose a significant risk and management is complicated by the lack of standardized terminology and varying risk factors. At the 48th Annual Oncolog...
Highlights of ONS Congress 2023 With Maria Badillo, MSN, RN, OCN®, CCRP
Keira Smith
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Highlights of ONS Congress 2023 With Maria Badillo, MSN, RN, OCN, CCRP This year's Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress featured numerous thought-provoking and motivating presentations from experts in the field of oncology nursing. Maria Badillo, Research Nurse Manager at MD Anderson Cancer Center and Editorial Board Member of Oncology Data Advisor®, stopped by in between presentations to share the most inspiring topics that she enjoyed hearing and is looking forward to sharing with her team.  
Igniting a Passion for Oncology Nursing With CURE Extraordinary Healer® Award Winner Abbey Kaler, MS, APRN, FNP-C
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Igniting a Passion for Oncology Nursing: Cure Extraordinary Healer Award® Winner Abbey Kaler, APRN The 2023 winner of the CURE Extraordinary Healer® Award, announced at the recent Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress in San Antonio, Texas, is Abbey Kaler, MS, APRN, FNP-C, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse...
Additional Advances in PI3K Inhibitor Research and Clinical Trials: Staying Ahead of Hyperglycemia and Rash Management With Janie Metsker, RN, BSN, CN-BN
Keira Smith
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Phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K) inhibitors are effective treatment for patients with breast cancer but can be associated with significant hyperglycemia and rash. In this interview from the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Janie Metsker, RN, BSN, CN-BN, Clinical Coordinator at St. Luke's Koontz Center for Advanced Breast Cancer, shares updated strategies for managing these toxicities in order to provide the best outcomes for patients with breast cancer receiving PI3K inhibitors.  
Pioneering Digital Approaches to Address Racial/Ethnic Cancer Survivorship Disparities With Eun-Ok Im, PhD, MPH, RN, CNS, FAAN
Keira Smith
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Eun-Ok Im, PhD, MPH, RN, CNS, FAAN, was recently named as the recipient of the 2023 Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Distinguished Nurse Researcher Award. At this past ONS Congress, Dr. Im gave a presentation on her pioneering use of technology and Internet-based approaches to address racial and ethnic survivorship disparities in the cancer survivorship experience, which she has been among the first to research over the course of her career. In this interview, she provides the background behind this approach and how it has been used to improve survivorship experience for racial/ethnic minority cancer patients. 
What Are Ethical Dilemmas in the Research Nursing Community, and How Do We Manage Them? With Doyle Bosque, BSN, RN, CNML
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · What Are Ethical Dilemmas in Research Nursing, and How Do We Manage Them? With Doyle Bosque At the 48th Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Doyle Bosque, Director of Nursing Programs Research at MD Anderson Cancer Center, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to further discuss and expand upon his presentatio...
Highlights of ONS Congress 2023 With Maria Badillo, MSN, RN, OCN®, CCRP
Lyn Brook
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This year's Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress featured numerous thought-provoking and motivating presentations from experts in the field of oncology nursing. Maria Badillo, Research Nurse Manager at MD Anderson Cancer Center and Editorial Board Member of Oncology Data Advisor®, stopped by in between presentations to share the most inspiring t...
Creating Welcoming Spaces for LGBTQ+ Cancer Survivorship Care With Megan Mullins, PhD, MPH
Lyn Brook
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Oncology Data Advisor® · Creating Welcoming Spaces for LGBTQ+ Cancer Survivorship Care At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Dr. Megan Mullins, an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Cancer Center, gave a presentation on improving cancer survivorship for sexual and gender minorities. In ...
Creating Welcoming Spaces for LGBTQ+ Cancer Survivorship Care With Megan Mullins, PhD, MPH
Keira Smith
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At the 48th Annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, Dr. Megan Mullins, an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Cancer Center, gave a presentation on improving cancer survivorship for sexual and gender minorities. In this follow-up interview, she shares the ongoing efforts into improving cancer survivorship care for these populations, as well as advice and resources for clinicians for creating welcoming spaces for LGBTQ+ cancer patients and survivors.