End Of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Oncology Program

The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with the information needed to provide high quality end of life care for people with cancer.



Lorraine Anderson, RN, MA, ANP
Nurse Practitioner
Pain and Palliative Care Program

Nessa Coyle, RN, PhD, FAAN
Director, Supportive Care Program
Pain and Palliative Care Program
Editor: Textbook of Palliative Nursing

Sandra James, RN, MSN, OCN
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Mary Layman-Goldstein, RN, MS, ANP-BC, ACHPN
Nurse Practitioner
Pain and Palliative Care Service

Kathleen O’Connor, RN, MSN, OCN
Clinical Nurse IV
GYN Oncology Ambulatory

Joan Pope, RN, MSN, ANP, OCN
Nurse Practitioner
Pain and Palliative Care Program

Wayne Quashie, RN, MPH, OCN
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Neurology Unit

Deborah Semple, RN, MSN, OCN
Clinical Nurse IV
GI Medical Oncology


This course is designed for registered nurses and other professionals who provide palliative, and end of life care, to individuals with cancer.


This continuing education activity is approved for 10 contact hours by the Oncology Nursing Society, an accredited approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Additional Information

See brochure for full program details.

Date & Time(s)


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065


Josephine Nappi, MA, RN
Director, Professional Development and Nursing Continuing Education
212-639-6884 (Phone)
212-717-3451 (Fax)

Registration Details

Pre-registration is required. All participants will receive a confirmation upon receipt of all registrations. This will include the address, room location and registration time.

The course fee includes: program manual and continuing nursing education credits. Breakfast and lunch provided on both days.

Cancellation of enrollment can be made up to one week before the day of the program. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds. No refunds will be made after February 4, 2013.

You will be given the opportunity to pay online or by mail.



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