Preconference Course (Wednesday, September 14)

These events are an extra-cost event and is not included in the main conference registration fee. The Preconference Courses are available to in-person attendees only.

9:15 am – 5:15 pm

Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Instructor Course (001)

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. Upon successful completion, nurses 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.

9:15 am – 5:15 pm

Leadership Course: Identify & Use your Personality Strengths to Optimize Your Leadership Style (002)

Leadership skills are needed in many different roles. In 2019, a concurrent session with a focus on developing leadership skills at all levels was held at the national APHON conference. Many self-assessment tools are available to enable people to learn more about their personality type and their behavioral style, and a brief overview of some available tools was shared at the session.