Monthly Continuing Education Dinner Programs

...are offered September through May:

             9/19/17, 10/18/17, 11/16/17, 1/23/18, 2/21/18, 3/8/18 Products Fair, 4/10/18, 5/22/18

Pre-Pay for the entire 2017-2018 Program Year:

- go to

We collect empty Rx bottles at each meeting, to donate to Matthew25 Ministries, via our Community Outreach Group.

We are looking forward to seeing each of you at our next dinner!


Remember to use your Guest Pass during the 2017-2018 Program Year

Located with Chapter Resources


Wednesday, October 18, 2017 and the topic is the always-favorite Updates from Congress.  Four different topics will be presented by your colleagues.  The meeting will be held at Trio's in Kenwood.  For further information and to register, click on this link (or copy and paste to your browser):



Save the Date~!

30th Anniversary of our Chapter on

Saturday, November 11, 2017 Centennial Barn

Questions?  Contact Carol Amfahr at:



Tickets available online until Oct 30th

Awards/Nominations/Special Programs


Contact Nomination Chairs:  Gigi Robison, MSN, RN, AOCN &  Brenda Burns, MSN, RN, OCN, CBCN   

- to submit nominations for the Pearl Moore Career Development or ONS Congress Scholarship!


Pearl Moore Career Development Award nomination form - Due by February 2018

Cincinnati TriState Chapter educational scholarship nomination form


Congratulations to our 2016 Award Recipients!!!: 


Pearl Moore Career Development Award Recipient-Michelle McQueen, who is a staff nurse on the inpatient oncology unit at Christ Hospital.


Excellence in Oncology Nursing Award Recipient- Andrea Cline, MSN, RN, OCN, who is an Oncology Clinical Educator and staff nurse in the Cancer Center at The Christ Hospital.




Certification News: Individual Learning Needs Assessment

Learn more about the ONCC's new method for renewing certification by going to and watching the video!

Cincinnati Tri-State Chapter Welcomes You!

 Welcome to the Cincinnati Tristate Chapter, (CTC-ONS.) which serves Southwest Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Southern Indiana. 

I would like you welcome you to the Cincinnati TriState Oncology Nursing Society website.  Our purpose is to share information, network, serve the community and educate the oncology nurses in the TriState area. We encourage you to join us in your journey in oncology nursing.

I’m looking forward to meeting and growing along with you as we explore the current evidence-based information being presented at our meetings.


Kim Blanton, MSN-Ed, RN OCN

President of the Cincinnati TriState Chapter of ONS



All RNs who join national ONS will also be local chapter member.  


“What are some benefits of belonging to the local chapter of ONS (CTC-ONS)?

There are MANY benefits!!  These include:

Continuing education and dinner programs (lower cost for members)
Education on current developments in oncology nursing practice
Networking opportunities locally, regionally, and nationally
CTC-ONS Newsletter 3 X / year
Membership directory
Professional development and mentoring
Eligibility for chapter awards.

Thanks for visiting our website.  See you at our next meeting!

Kim Blanton, MSN-Ed, RN OCN

President of the Cincinnati TriState Chapter of ONS