BSC Department of Nursing Co-Sponsors Ned Shott Cancer Conference
The Bluefield State College Department of Nursing is one of five co-sponsors of the Ned Shott Cancer Conference, June 14, at Fincastle Country Club. The Ned Shott Cancer Conference is a resource for management of cancer patients. The conference is designed to update healthcare professionals on breast and lung cancers, management of cancer pain, Internet medical resources, and ways to improve the cancer patient's quality of life. Other sponsors include the American Cancer Society, Bluefield Regional Medical Center, and Community Hospices of America, Inc.--The Virginias. Planning committee members included Dr. Charles Olmsted (chairman), Dr. Joel Schor (vice-chair), Sherry Kincaid (ACS), Sherry M. Ciccolini (ACS), Vicki Webb (Community Hospices of America), Beth Pritchett (MSN-Bluefield State College), June Shott (BRMC), Patricia Worsham (CME coordinator), and Jay Valeyko (vice president). Advance registration is due by June 6, 1997. Additional information may be obtained by calling (304) 327-8770.