Pearls of Wisdom Oncology Registrars Association of NJ 2014 Annual Meeting


Pearls of Wisdom Oncology Registrars Association of NJ 2014 Annual Meeting
Pearls of Wisdom
Oncology Registrars Association of NJ
2014 Annual Meeting
October 16-17th
(pre-conference workshop October 15th)
Golden Nugget
Atlantic City, NJ
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
8:30 am—4:00 pm
Golden Nugget
Atlantic City, NJ
Topics Will Include
Pivot Tables Made Easy
Stephanie M. Hill, MPH, CTR
(a laptop with MS Excel is required)
GYN—Anatomy & AJCC Staging
Luanne Currence, RHIT, CTR
Coding Class of Case
Louanne Currence, RHIT, CTR
**Separate Registration Required**
See last page or go to for more information
and to register
2014 Annual Meeting Agenda
Thursday, October 16th
7:00—8:00 am
8:00—8:45 am
Cancer Control—Old Problem with New Solutions
Keynote Speaker: Arnold Baskies, MD, FACS
8:45-9:45 am
Thoracic Surgery
John A. Heim, MD
9:45-10:15 am
Break/Exhibit Hall Opens
10:15—11:15 am
Radiation Advances and Innovations in Lung Cancer
Gregory Kubicek, MD
11:15 am—12:00 pm
Stuck in the Middle with You: How I tackled my Intermediate Result for Risk
of Breast Cancer Recurrence
Cari Grundman
12:00—12:45 pm
12:45—1:15 pm
ORANJ Business Meeting
1:15—1:45 pm
Rapid Case Ascertainment Studies
Lisa Paddock, PhD, MPH
1:45—2:45 pm
Meaningful Use and the Implications for Oncology Data
Alexander Hill
2:45—3:00 pm
3:00—4:00 pm
Navigating Hematopoietic Malignancies
Marilyn Hansen, CTR
4:00—5:00 pm
American Cancer Society & Commission on Cancer Working Together to
Improve Cancer Outcomes
Michele Capossela
5:00—5:45 pm
Treatment Pop-Quiz
Louanne Currence, RHIT, CTR
2014 Annual Meeting Agenda
Friday, October 17th
7:00—8:00 am
8:00—9:30 am
Lung Abstracting and Coding
Louanne Currence, RHIT, CTR
9:30—10:00 am
Inspira Health Network Cancer Services Survivorship Program
Staci Oertle, ANP-BC, MSN, OCN
10:00—10:30 am
Surviving Survivorship
Jocelyn Hoopes, MLIS, CTR
10:30—10:45 am
10:45—11:45 am
Biomarker Testing in NSCLC
Chandra Belahni, MD
11:45 am—12:30 pm
A Roadmap for Concurrent Abstracting
Stephanie M. Hill, MPH, CTR
12:30—2:00 pm
Luncheon/Awards/Basket Raffles
2:00 pm
Continuing education credits have been requested from the National Cancer Registrars Association
Hotel Accommodations
Book by October 1st
The Golden Nugget is offering a special room rate of $59 per night for ORANJ
Annual Meeting attendees. This special rate is only available until
October 1, 2014
(Double or single occupancy. All rates are subject to 14% Atlantic City, New
Jersey State and luxury taxes, as well as $10 per room per night Tourism
Promotion/Occupancy/Resort Fee. These taxes are subject to change without
notice. $20 per person, per night will be charged for each additional person
sharing the same room up to four.)
Your room fee includes complimentary in room internet, complimentary in room
coffee, free local calls within Atlantic City, and complimentary access to pool/
hot tubs
Reserve your room by calling 1-800-777-8477 and select option 3. Be sure to
mention ORANJ or use the group code AORANJ to get the special room rate.
The Golden Nugget requires a one night room deposit per room to guarantee
individual accommodations. Reservations canceled less than 48 hours prior to
check-in will result in a charge of one night’s room and tax.
Marilynn Norinsky
Memorial ORANJ Scholarship
The 2014 Marilynn Norinsky Memorial ORANJ Scholarship will be
awarded to an ORANJ member whose employer will not cover the cost
of attending the 2014 ORANJ Annual Meeting. An award of up to $500
will be provided to cover the cost of registration, travel, and/or room
charges. Applications will be reviewed and selected by the ORANJ
Executive Committee utilizing the following criteria:
The ORANJ member’s employer is not willing to pay expenses
for him/her to attend the annual meeting
 The number of years the candidate has been a member of
 Positions held and active service within the organization
Please visit to apply. All applications must be
submitted by September 17th.
Nominate an outstanding
ORANJ member!
Do you know someone whose dedication to the Oncology Registrars Association of New Jersey is worthy of recognition? Who has made long term and substantial contributions to the cancer registry? Nominate him/her for the 2014 ORANJ Distinguished Member Award by writing a brief essay to explain why you think his/her peers s h o u l d re co g n i ze h i s / h e r outstanding service to ORANJ. Go to to make nominations. All nominations must be submitted by September 17th. 2014 Basket Raffle!
Please consider donating
a gift basket for our
raffle. Your participation
and support enhance our
ORANJ educational
programs, not to mention
all the fun in winning cool
stuff! All tickets are:
$10 for 15 tickets
$20 for 30 tickets
$30 for 45 tickets
You can purchase basket raffle and 50/50
tickets in advance by check and your tickets
will be ready for you at the conference.
Please contact Stephanie Guertler
([email protected]) if you are interested in
donating a basket or purchasing tickets in
To register for the 2014 ORANJ Annual Meeting, visit
Registration must be completed online, however, payment may be made via PayPal, check, or at the door
(payments made at the door may be paid by credit card).
IMPORTANT: In order to receive the discounted early bird registration rate, registration fee MUST
be paid in full before the deadline of October 1st. Checks must be postmarked on or before the
deadline. Payments received after October 1st or made at the door will be charged the full regular
Early Bird Rate
(Postmarked on or
before 10/1/14)
Regular Rate
(After 10/1/14)
Wednesday Only (Pre-Conference Workshop)
Thursday Only
Friday Only
Thursday & Friday Only
All 3 days (Pre-conference workshop & annual meeting)
Registration Rates: (includes breakfast & lunch)
President’s Reception (included with cost of registration)
For any questions, please contact
Judy Neuman ([email protected]) or Susan VanLoon ([email protected])
Early Bird Registration Deadline is October 1st!
Please Note: All registrations are confirmed via email. Payment for registrations is
due promptly. Cancellations within two weeks are subject to non-refundable policy.
Registered but “no show” on seminar date are required to make payment per
cancellation policy. Failure to comply with payment policy will result in rejection of
future registration.