Preconference Courses (Wednesday, September 12)

Each pre-conference course is an extra-fee event that is available to APHON members only and requires an additional application in order to enroll. Please click on each course title to view the full description and access the appropriate application form.

10 am – 5:45 pm

Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Instructor Course (001)

6.25CNE  The APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Instructor Course is designed for any nurse who has completed the provider course and meets the qualifications to be trained to teach the course. This course provides general instruction in adult education, guidance in the planning of lectures based on the APHON program content, and instruction in administering the provider exam. Successful completion allows nurses to return to their institutions as recognized APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Instructors who are able to provide ongoing instruction and education to other registered nurses.

10 am – 4 pm

Leadership Series: Inspirational Leadership and Taking Care of You! (002)

5CNE  Do you ever feel like your career is stuck in a rut? These engaging and inspirational sessions target this dilemma by generating professional momentum and maximizing leadership opportunities. The Leadership Course sessions are designed to remind nurses why they chose nursing and to inspire them to face each day with passion and purpose. It has been said that “You only have one chance to make a good first impression.” This is true! Etiquette competency has the potential to make or break a career. You will learn how to handle awkward and challenging situations that could diminish your confidence, tarnish your reputation, and derail your career aspirations. In addition, you will also learn how to modify your personal and professional lives to handle numerous decisions and demands that can lead to an unbalanced life.