Welcome to our Chapter's Home Page

Please join us for our 2017-2018 Dinner Programs - bring empty and clean prescription bottles to donate to M25M

Also - under our Chapter Resources tab, please use your Guest Pass - can be used once in a program year


Our next dinner program:

Dr. Moe Schwartz presents "New Drugs for Cancer Therapy:  What a Difference a Year Makes!"

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Moerlein Lager House, always a popular venue.  Parking will be paid.  

1 contact hour will be awarded, including 1 hour pharmacotherapeutic content for prescribers.

Please post the attached flyer at your workplace.

For details and to register, click or copy/paste:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-drugs-for-cancer-therapy-what-a-difference-a-year-makes-tickets-41100187768

We look forward to seeing you there!

Vendor and Non-Profit Registration Info for 2018 Products Fair

Vendor Registration Information: 


Please print and mail

 Any questions, please contact



For general info:



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




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 http://www.oncc.org/ILNA and watching the video!