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The Oncology Nurse’s Perspective on Biosimilars: A Beat the Clock Challenge

Saturday, May 19, 2018

6:00–9:00 PM
Marriott Marquis Washington, DC
Marquis Ballroom 1-4
Washington, DC


Program Description:
This symposium will feature a lively Beat the Clock knowledge challenge game and a panel presentation regarding the definition, development, and approval of biosimilars; understanding of misperceptions as well as practical matters (e.g., substitution); and the ability to educate patients as a means of supporting informed decisions.

Beth Faiman PhD, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN
Nurse Practitioner
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Laura J. Zitella, MS, RN, ACNP-BC, AOCN
Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Stanford Health Care
Stanford, CA

Barbara Barnes Rogers, CRNP, MN, AOCN, ANP-BC
Adult Hematology-Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, PA

Meeting space has been assigned to provide a Symposia supported by Sandoz Inc., a Novartis Division, during the Oncology Nursing Society’s (ONS) 43rd Annual Congress, May 17-20, 2018 in Washington, D.C. The Oncology Nursing Society's assignment of meeting space does not imply product endorsement.

Accreditation Statement
The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850

Commercial Support Acknowledgment
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sandoz Inc., a Novartis Division.

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC

901 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20001
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