News to KNOW!

Our Chapter was chartered in November, 1980!!

Recent announcement messages

Dining Deal/Fundraising! (3/7/18)

This is a fantastic deal at a fantastic dining establishment that benefits the Children's Cancer Fund and only available for a limited time! Devorar!!

Win a Trip to Congress in May!! (deadline change) (3/5/18)
It's always nice to volunteer at Congress, but wouldn't you LOVE to win a paid attendance at this year's ONS Congress in DC? Well, sharpen you pencils!! Just write a 250 word essay on " How attending ONS Congress will advance my personal and professional career." This essay is due to our President, Teresa Koren James, by 3/7/18 and the winner will be announced at our 3/13/18 Chapter Meeting. All submissions are to be sent to

Camp Kesem at VCU (2/25/18)
Camp Kesem at VCU is in need of a Mental Health Professional and a Nurse for their 8/5 - 8/11/18. Please see the attached Google Document for more information. Also, Please help CK by sharing this information!!

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy (2/24/18)
Do you need more information about immunotherapy that includes CE's and is FREE? see below!

2018 Cancer Action Coalition Conference (2/21/18)
The Cancer Action Coalition of Virginia Conference will be held 3/8 & 3/9 at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, VA.

2019 Chapter Elections (2/17/18)
2019 ELECTIONS! Start thinking about ways you can help our Chapter continue to grow and succeed!

Open Positions

President Elect


Professional Development


Secretary co-chair

Nominations co-chair

Do you want to volunteer at Congress this year? (2/14/18)
Have you been wanting to volunteer at the upcoming ONS Congress in DC? Here's a link for you!! Please note that volunteers do not receive CEU credit - you must still register and attend sessions to obtain those.

January Meeting and ELECTIONS!!! (12/13/17)
Save the date - January 9th at Tarrant's west end location. Kenda Tufford will be our Sponsor, Dr. Bailey Chasse-Dorton from Levine Cancer Institute will be speaking on Ibrance and Carol, a patient ambassador will be sharing her story. Invitation and RSVP info will follow after Pfizer finalizes the details on their end.

Cast your votes for the 2018 Slate of Officers by clicking on this link (or possibly having to copy and paste into your browser)

FREE CEU Opportunity for Chapter Members (11/15/17)
There is FREE CE activity that might be of interest to you titled Defining Personalized Care Plans for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer. In this CME/CE-certified live webinar, Dr. Tanya Dorff, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Keck School of Medicine of USC, will use a case-based format to provide expert perspectives on current challenges, new opportunities, and future directions in the management of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). At the end of the webinar, participants will have the opportunity to present questions to Dr. Dorff and gain expert perspectives on practical CRPC management challenges.
This live webinar will be 12/17/17 at 1400 EST.
To register, please visit

Chapter Meeting on 9/12/17 (9/10/17)
A reminder that the Chapter Meeting is 9/12/17 at Hondo's. This meeting is FULL. If you cannot attend, please notify the rep so that the waiting list can be accommodated. The beneficiary of our 50/50 raffle will be Becky's Place, an educational outreach project of the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation.
Also, we will be collecting your generous donations of craft supplies for Camp Phoenix.