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Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists


Resources for SGNO members include continuing education and professional development programming. The SGNO education committee addresses patient education needs and is working on developing CEU programs for our members. The committee also is responsible for elements of the Annual Symposium. The focus of these presentations is usually basic and is directed to newer gynecologic oncology nurses.

Continuing Education

Professional development programming, CEU programs, and the Annual Symposium are focal points of continuing education for SGNO members. Current opportunities in continuing education include:

  • Online course: Providing culturally competent care to lesbians and women who partner with women
    Program information available at: Corexcel website

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