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Renaissance Baltimore Harbor Place
May 28-30, 2014
AOSW, represented by Membership Director Kim Day, participated in a multidisciplinary planning group, in collaboration with representatives from ten other organizations, to guide an important new program that was launched December 11 and is available online. Read more…
A guide to shopping for insurance on the Marketplace/Exchange if you have cancer, a history of cancer, or are at risk for cancer. Download the checklist. Read more…
NEW! Spanish language version, Guía de Cobertura Médica para Personas con Cáncer, now available.
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ACS Quality of Life Award Lecture
By James R. Zabora, ScD, MSW
What Does Excellence in Oncology Social Work Look Like and How Can We Achieve It?
Watch James R. Zabora, ScD, MSW deliver the ACS Quality of Life Award Lecture at the AOSW 29th Annual Conference in San Diego, California, on June 6, 2013.
Dr. James Zabora came to the position of Director of the Life with Cancer Program for the Inova Health System in Northern Virginia after serving as Dean and Professor of Social Work at the National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS) of The Catholic University of America (CUA) for 10 years. Prior, he had a 20 year career at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
This presentation encourages oncology social workers to pursue excellence in the provision of care to cancer patients and their families.
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