Dr. Hartnett Featured Interview in the ONS Voice

OHNEP Program Director Dr. Erin Hartnett was interviewed for the feature article in the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) news magazine, the ONS Voice. The article, "The Value of Vigilance: New Screening Recommendations Are Vital for Cancer Prevention" discusses how cancer screenings are vital to prevention and increasing chances of survival.

 

Nurses are key players in providing patients with screenings and helping them understand their cancer risk and what their best options are, as well as are primed to educate patients on what they can do to prevent cancer. Dr. Hartnett highlights the HPV vaccine as an incredibly important cancer prevention tool, and how nurses are in a prime position to promote administration of this "lifesaving" vaccine.

 

Click here to read the article.