SON Faculty and Alumni attend Oncology Nursing Society’s Days on the Hill

School of Nursing faculty and alumni attended the Oncology Nursing Society’s Days on the Hill in Washington DC to meet with Senate and House representatives to advocate for oncology patients.

They completed a day of training and then a day of meeting with representatives to present four bills for co-sponsorship that would improve care and the lives of oncology patients, and were among over 100 oncology nurses from across the country meeting with representatives from 43 states. Those involved include:
Faculty
Professor Deb Mayer | Featured Speaker
Assistant Professor Rachel Hirschey
SON Alumni
Heather Mackey, MSN ’01
Jessica Jin, ABSN ’17
They are pictured here among the 100 nurses on the Hill.