Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) March 20, 2008
Pre-conference workshops, Hospital Tours, and the "Tropical Delights in the Jungle Twilight" Evening, are now available for online registration for the 15th International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN), taking place August 17-21, 2008.
Come experience Singapore night life with a difference, with a totally tropical evening at the Singapore Zoo Night Safari! This unique experience will take place on Wednesday August 20, 2008, and a limited number of tickets are available for online registration at US$110 per person. The evening will include an elephant greeting, a welcome cocktail amidst the modern tropical architecture and Coy Carp Lake, plus entertainment by awe-inspiring tribal dancer performers and fire-eaters. An International Buffet Dinner will take place inside the Forest Lodge, and following dinner, the Jungle Twilight adventure begins on private Night Safari trams, journeying through eight geographical zones.
The 15th ICCN also offer an array of pre-conference workshops, from two-day, one-day and half day sessions. Workshops include: ONS Chemotherapy Training Program, Clinical Breakthrough in Molecular Targeted Therapies, Evidence-Based Practice, European Journal of Oncology Nursing Publication Workshop, Acknowledging Own Grief Process While Helping Terminally Ill Patients and An Experiential Therapeutic Group: Hands on Workshop for Nurses. Two-day workshops are US$200 per person, onw-day workshops are US$100 per person and half day workshops are US$50 per person. Register online now to experience all that ICCN has to offer.
Local hospital tours are an integral part of the 15th ICCN experience, offering professionals in the field of cancer research and nursing a glimpse into medical institutions and services offered in the Singapore area. Tours include the Singapore General Hospital and National Cancer Centre, KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH), Changi General Hospital (CGH), Dover Park Hospice (DPH) and Hospice Care Association (HCA), plus The Cancer Institute (TCI). All tours are complimentary and are offered at a first come first serve basis. Take advantage of this excellent learning and networking opportunity, and register your place online now.
To register for the "Tropical Delights in the Jungle Twilight" Evening, Pre-conference workshops, or the Hospital Tours at the 15th ICCN or to access further information and regular updates about the conference, please visit http://www.isncc.org.
For further information, contact:
ICCN 2008 Conference Secretariat
375 West 5th Avenue, Suite 201
Vancouver, BC, Canada, V5Y 1J6
The International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care is the international voice of oncology nursing dedicated to the protection and preservation of health and the relief of cancer-related sickness through the provision of education, research and international networking opportunities among cancer nursing groups and individuals.
About the ICCN:
The International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN) is the longest running international conference in the field. Held biennially, ICCN is the premier educational and networking event for oncology nurses.