American Family Children's Hospital

Oncology Nursing Courses

Each year the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics offers Oncology Nursing Education courses.  


2012 Course Offerings


Pediatric Oncology Hematology Nursing Course

January 23, 2012


Chemotherapy Administration Course

February 8, 15, 22, 2012

May 16, 23, 30, 2012

October 3, 10, 17, 2012

February 6, 13, 20, 2013  (our first 2013 date for your convenience in scheduling)


Basic Adult Oncology Course

March 8 & 9, 2012
August 28 & 29, 2012 (NEW) 


Palliative Care Course

March 19 & 26, 2012

September 24 & 25, 2012 (NEW)


Adult Oncology Nursing Review

April 20, 2012

October 12, 2012


Hematology Course

September 18, 2012 (adult and pediatric)

September 19, 2012 (adult only - for nurses new to hematology) 


Pediatric Cancers: An Overview and Treatment Protocols

October 24, 2012


Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Course

November 6 & 7, 2012 (includes pediatric content)


Advanced Courses:

Advanced Blood and Bone Marrow Course

April 11 2012

Advanced Oncology Course

May 11, 2012 (includes pediatric content)

Advanced Radiation Oncology Course - Gynecologic Cancers

June 1, 2012


General Information 


Course Location

All oncology nursing courses are held at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison. 



Participants are able to park in the UW Hospital and Clinic's parking ramp.  The cost for parking is included in your registration fee. 


Educational Materials

Handouts, binders, folders, books and other supplies are covered by the registration fee.



Lunch is not provided.


Participant Comfort

Maintaining a temperature that is ideal for all participants can be difficult; we recommend bringing a sweater or jacket to wear during the program if needed. 



There is NO charge for UW Hospital and Clinics employees to attend these classes.  Employees of UW Health affiliates should call Education and Development for the amount of the fee.  Fees for external attendees are shown on the Registration Form.  


Registration, Confirmation and Cancellation Policy

Complete the Registration Form. A letter of confirmation will be sent upon receipt of payment and completed registration form for those registrations received at least 10 days prior to the selected program.


Cancellations initiated by the participant must be received by the UWHC Education and Development for Nursing and Patient Care Services within 10 business days of the scheduled program or the participant will be assessed a $25 cancellation fee, which will be subtracted from the total cost of the program. 



Questions can be directed to UWHC Education and Development for Nursing & Patient Care Services, (608) 263-6490.


University of Wisconsin provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX requirements.

The University of Wisconsin fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodation, please notify Education and Development for Nursing and Patient Care Services (608) 263-6490.