ISNCC is pleased to announce the official call for abstracts for the 17th International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN).
Prague, Czech Republic (PRWEB UK) 8 December 2011
The 17th ICCN will be held at the Hilton Prague Hotel, from September 9 - 13th, 2012, in the historical city of Prague, Czech Republic. ISNCC is looking forward to its 17th highly successful nursing conference – the longest running international conference for our profession. The 17th ICCN will offer the unique opportunity to meet with international cancer nursing leaders from all over the world, in one place at one time. The theme of the 17th ICCN will be: ‘Enhancing Patient Safety through Quality Cancer Nursing Practice’.
The ICCN Scientific Planning Committee invites abstracts related to the following identified conference themes and will consider all abstracts of high significance to nurses in cancer care worldwide: Prevention, Genetics, and Screening; Cancer Across Life Span; Education - Nurse and Patient; Models of Care Delivery; Quality and Patient Safety; Supportive and Palliative Care; Survivorship; Cultural and Spiritual Care; Innovation in Practice and Roles; Treatment Development; Ethics, Informed Consent and Clinical Trials; Workforce and Healthy Workplace Issues; Politics, Policy Makers and Economics.
ICCN Abstracts are DUE JANUARY 15, 2012.
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For further information, please contact:
Sarah McCarthy, MSc, MBA
ISNCC Executive Director
375 West 5th Avenue, Suite 201
Vancouver, BC, Canada, V5Y 1J6
The International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) is the international voice of oncology nursing dedicated to the mission to maximize the role of nurses to reduce the global burden of cancer. As a global nursing community, the vision of ISNCC is to foster the improvement of health, through cancer control. ISNCC is the only international federation of national cancer nursing societies, oncology institutions and individual cancer nursing professionals.