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Thinking about getting your BSN or have a BSN already? Join our live panel discussion to learn more about how a BSN can be beneficial to your career.
 
We will be covering topics:
The different education paths for a nursing career and the difference between an ADN and a BSN;
How to choose a good BSN program and what recruiters are looking for in candidates;
What is involved in obtaining your BSN;
Going back to school to receive your BSN and the challenges you may face;
How a BSN can help advance your career and what comes after your BSN

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This Hangout On Air is hosted by City of Hope. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Early results of clinical trial for chronic lymphocytic leukemia are promising. Ultimate results could have broad impact, says Guido Marcucci, M.D., director of the Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research. #leukemia #cancerresearch  
The new drug ibrutinib, which targets a protein needed by cancer cells, shows promise against chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Experts are watching closely.
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Kevin Chan, head of reconstructive urology at City of Hope, doesn’t limit himself, or his bladder cancer patients, to the options offered by most surgeons. #bladdercancer  
Kevin Chan, head of reconstructive urology at City of Hope, focuses on maintaining his patients' quality of life. To do that, he gives them options.
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City of Hope researchers have identified a promising new strategy against an aggressive form of pancreatic cancer, one that uses bacteria. It could have potential against many other tumors as well. #cancerresearch #pancreaticcancer  
City of Hope researchers have identified a new strategy to fight pancreatic cancer: a bacterial-based therapy that provokes a tumor-killing response.
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Many oncologists, not to mention their patients, might think that there's no place for big math analysis in the treatment of individual cancer patients. Mathematical oncologist Russell Rockne is determined to change that misconception. #cancerresearch  
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“Bald, Fat & Crazy” recounts triumphant story of pregnant breast cancer patient who was also adopting a child. Only at City of Hope did doctors assure her she could have it all. They were right. #breastcancer #cancersurvivor  
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Why is skin cancer on the rise? What are the warning signs? Get the answers in this podcast with surgical oncologist Hans Schoelhammer. #skincancer  
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Behnam Badie, director of the Brain Tumor Program and chief of the Division of Neurosurgery, explores the frontiers of research and discovery, explaining the latest advances in new podcast. #braincancer #braintumor  
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Already pioneers in CAR-T cell immunotherapy, City of Hope researchers are now testing the bold approach to cancer treatment against one of medicine’s biggest challenges: brain cancer. #braincancer #immunotherapy  
New clinical trial at City of Hope uses CAR-T cell immunotherapy to treat patients with brain cancers. The goal is better options.
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Cancer treatment can be especially isolating for young patients. Annual pediatric picnic gives them the opportunity to overcome that isolation. #pediatriccancers #pediatricpicnic  
City of Hope’s youngest patients and survivors get a chance to "feel normal" together during a celebration of life at 18th annual pediatric picnic.
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Brain tumor expert Jana Portnow feels a special affinity for her patients with brain cancer. That’s why she’s helping create new therapies for them. #braintumorthursday #braintumors  
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First surgeon’s prognosis for patient with metastatic brain cancer was grim. Dr. Behnam Badie gave her hope – and successful surgery. Now she’s cancer-free. #braintumor #braincancer #braintumorthursday  
Brain tumor patient recounts her experience and treatment at City of Hope: "I felt as if I were the only patient at the hospital."
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City of Hope, an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center
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Founded in 1913, City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Every day we pursue new and better ways to improve the lives of millions around the world. 

City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. For nearly 100 years, our pioneering research has brought the world closer to cures.

Designated as an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope's research and treatment protocols advance care throughout the nation. 

Every day we pursue new and better ways to improve the lives of millions around the world.

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1500 East Duarte Road Duarte, CA 91010