The APHON Press Room has been created to provide easily accessible information and resources about pediatric hematology/oncology nursing to journalists and to interested individuals. Feel free to browse and download the various articles and resources below. The Press Room will continue to grow as materials become available, so visit often.
APHON in the News
APHON routinely participates in special cancer-related editions of USA Today through Mediaplanet. APHON leadership contributed to articles in each of the below issues.
Future of Cancer Care edition — How Nurses Will Influence the Future of Cancer Care
Future of Cancer Care edition
Future of Cancer Care edition — A Day in the Life of a Pediatric Oncology Nurse
The Fight Against Cancer campaign
Future of Cancer Care edition — How Nurses Are Creating a New Paradigm of Cancer Care
44th Annual Conference and Exhibit
September 3-5, 2020
New York, New York
The Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Program is a 2-day course designed to provide nurses with the knowledge base needed to safely care for children and adolescents receiving chemotherapy or biotherapy. This course is often required within hospitals before nurses are allowed to administer chemotherapy to their young patients.
Nurses learn both the theoretical knowledge and key principles needed to safely, competently, and consistently administer chemotherapy and biotherapy. Nurses who have successfully completed the APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Providers program have learned the highest standards and practices