NCCN 2018 Nursing Program: Advancing Oncology Nursing

General Information

Program Overview

The NCCN 2018 Oncology Nursing Program at the NCCN 23rd Annual Conference will provide oncology nurses with comprehensive and clinically relevant information to optimize patient education and care. Information is focused on current and critical issues to provide oncology nurses with practical information that can be implemented in the practice setting. The program agenda includes the following topics: Improving Quality of Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Patients; Substance Use in Patients with Cancer; Optimizing Oral Therapy in Kidney Cancer; Management of Cardiovascular Toxicities Associated with TKI Therapy; Management of Hypersensitivity Reactions to Systemic Therapy; Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs; and Implementing a CAR T-Cell Therapy Program.

Intended Audience

This educational program is designed to meet the educational needs of oncology nurses who manage patients with cancer.


National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

NCCN designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.25 contact hour(s).

Hotel Information

A limited number of hotel rooms are available to attendees at a discounted rate of $264.38 per night at the Rosen Shingle Creek. Nurses will need to book their room during the Nursing Program registration process and will be charged all nights in advance. 

If you are registered for the Nursing Program, you are automatically registered for the NCCN Annual Conference general sessions. It is not necessary to register for both programs.


  • Program Date

  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Eastern Time

  • Where

  • Rosen Shingle Creek
    9939 Universal Boulevard
    Orlando, Florida 32819

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