Join your colleagues at the premier annual conference for pediatric hematology/oncology nurses and allied healthcare professionals. Educational programs and networking opportunities are designed to meet the needs of both advanced practice and novice nurses.
The conference features:
the latest treatment options and techniques
best practices in pediatric hematology/oncology nursing
town-hall sessions based on clinical-practice settings and work functions
exhibit hall access
Join APHON at the 40th Annual Conference and Exhibit, September 29-October 1, 2016 in Indianpolis, IN
This is your opportunity to meet with more than 900 decision makers in pediatric hematology/oncology nursing who will gather for education, networking, and the opportunity to meet with industry vendors and learn about the most advanced products in patient care.
The Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses (APHON) is the professional organization for nurses and allied healthcare professionals who care for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders and their families. APHON provides leadership and expertise by defining and promoting the highest standards of practice and care to the pediatric, adolescent, and young adult communities.
This year, APHON will proudly celebrate 40 Years of Leading Change - unique opportunities will be available for industry and organizations to support this key milestone for the organization
The APHON Annual Conference and Exhibit is the only conference dedicated to the pediatric hematology/oncology nursing segment of the healthcare industry that offers exhibit opportunities.
You will interact with more than 900 nurses who impact products and services for patients and families, including:
• pharmaceutical products
• medical equipment
• blood services
• educational materials
• training programs
• support services
• therapeutic products
• recruitment services
To support and advance nurses and their practice in order to optimize outcomes for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders and their families.
From an impromptu meeting of four pediatric oncology nurses in 1973, APON (later APHON) was formed. During the past 30+ years, the organization has grown to encompass more than 3,300 members in the United States, Canada, and around the world.