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Fox Chase Cancer Center Holds Free Nursing Education Fair

PHILADELPHIA (Sepember, 2009) – Come see what nursing education is all about! Fox Chase Cancer Center is holding a FREE nursing education fair on Thursday, October 15 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Fox Chase cafeteria (333 Cottman Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia).  Those thinking about nursing school or considering continuing their nursing education will want to take advantage of this event.  

The education fair will give attendees the opportunity to visit with representatives from local nursing schools, colleges and universities to discuss RN programs, BSN completion programs for RNs and MSN programs.

For more information or to register for the nursing education fair, call 215-728-4315.

Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of the 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 was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach.  For more information, call 1-888-FOX CHASE or (1-888-369-2427).

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