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Virtual Event: Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing

February 04, 2021 - February 05, 2021

colloquium bannerThe National Institute of Nursing Research, the National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, and the Oncology Nursing Society will present the Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing virtual event on February 4 and 5, 2021.

This colloquium will highlight symptom science advances in oncology nursing and provide an opportunity for networking and research mentorship to support the next generation of nurse scientists.

Planned sessions will address topics in health disparities, palliative and psychosocial care, symptom science, and symptom management, as well as a virtual poster session.

This colloquium will bring together an audience of researchers, healthcare providers, educators, PhD students, post-doctoral fellows and others interested in oncology nursing and symptom science.

Please plan to join us online for this important event February 4–5, 2021.

Registration

To register for the event, please visit https://ons.confex.com/ons/rc2021/registration/index.cgi. Registrations will be accepted until seats are filled, so register early. A waiting list will be available.

Poster Session

To submit a poster abstract for consideration, please visit https://ons.confex.com/ons/rc2021/cfp.cgi. Submissions will be accepted until November 30, 2020, or until 600 abstracts have been received for consideration.

Award Nominations

To nominate yourself or a colleague for the mid-career scientist award or the mentor-mentee award, please visit https://ons.confex.com/ons/rc2021/cfp.cgi. Nominations will be accepted until November 30, 2020.

Colloquium Agenda

Welcome Messages

Available Online Prior to Event

 
Dr. Shannon N. Zenk
Director, National Institute of Nursing Research
Ms. Nancy Houlihan and Dr. Lisa Kennedy-Sheldon
Oncology Nursing Society
Dr. Norman Sharpless
Director, National Cancer Institute

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Prerecorded Poster and Podium Presentations

 
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Keynote Presentation
Symptom Science in Oncology during the Pandemic
2:00 p.m. - 2:05 p.m. Break
2:05 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Introductions

Moderator: Dr. Mary Cooley
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Scholar-in-Residence, Oncology Nursing Society

Plenary Discussion: Nursing Advances in Symptom Science

Panelists:

  • Precision Health and Symptom Science: Dr. Leo Saligan (NINR)
  • Disparities and Symptom Science: Dr. Peg Rosenzweig (Univ. of Pittsburgh)
  • Clinical Outcomes Assessment and Risk Prediction for Symptoms and Toxicities in Therapeutic Trials: Dr. Terri Armstrong (NCI CCR, NOB)
Poster Sessions   |   3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room P-1: Health Disparities
Room P-2: Palliative and Psychosocial Care
Room P-3: Symptom Science
Room P-4: Symptom Management

Room P-5: COVID-19-related Abstracts

Networking Sessions   |   3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room N-1: Symptom Management 
Room N-2: Survivorship
Room N-3: Palliative Care
Room N-4: Health Informatics 
Room N-5: Implementation Science 
Room N-6: Early Career Scientists 
Room N-7: DNP and PhD roles in Symptom Science 

Friday, February 5, 2021 
Prerecorded Poster and Podium Presentations

 
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Keynote Presentation
Symptom Science as a Resource for Precision Health
2:00 p.m. - 2:05 p.m. Break
2:05 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Podium Presentations 
Outstanding Abstracts (Top 3)
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Introductions

Moderator: Dr. Mary Cooley
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Scholar-in-Residence, Oncology Nursing Society

Awards Presentations:

  • Mentor/Mentee
  • Mid-Career
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Podium per Category
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Poster per Category
Poster Sessions   |   3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room P-1: Health Disparities
Room P-2: Palliative and Psychosocial Care
Room P-3: Symptom Science
Room P-4: Symptom Management

Room P-5: COVID-19-related Topics

Networking Sessions   |   3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room N-1: Time with Program Officers (Pre-registration Required) 
Room N-2: Meet with Mentor – Grant Writing Tips
Room N-3: Discussion on Career Advancement 
Room N-4: Discussion on Transitioning in Academia
Room N-5: Discussion on Negotiating a Faculty Position
Room N-6: Meet with a Mentor – Publication
Room N-7: Meet with a Mentor – Mid-career Advancements
Room N-8: International Efforts to Advance Symptom Science in Oncology Nursing
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