Fox Chase Cancer Center Nursing Department Hosts Nursing Education Fair
PHILADELPHIA (October 12, 2005) -- The Department of Nursing at Fox Chase Cancer Center will host the area's first-ever Nursing Education Fair on Wednesday, November 2 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the center cafeteria. The event is being sponsored by Nursing Spectrum.
Representatives from 20 Delaware Valley colleges and schools of nursing will be on hand to discuss their nursing programs and answer questions regarding the campuses, curriculums, and application processes. Whether you are interested in pursuing a nursing career or considering advancing your nursing education, one of the many information tables will help point you in the right direction!
Fox Chase and Nursing Spectrum encourage all interested in nursing as a profession to attend. The nursing education fair is an excellent opportunity to explore the plethora of educational and career opportunities available in nursing.
For more information or to attend, please contact Maureen (Mickey) Mullin at 215-728-3411.
Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase also was among the first institutions to receive the National Cancer Institute’s prestigious comprehensive cancer center designation in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has achieved Magnet status for excellence three consecutive times. Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research and oversees programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. For more information, call 1-888-FOX-CHASE (1-888-369-2427).