Josh Gottheil Memorial Bone Marrow Transplant Career Development Awards

2014 Josh Gottheil BMT
Award Recipients

  • Karen Anderson MN, RN, OCN

    Karen Anderson MN, RN, OCN®

  • Kavitha Nair RN BSN OCN

    Kavitha Nair RN BSN OCN®

  • Amy Kimble

    Patricia Van Strien RN, MSN, OCN®, CHTC, BMTCN

Award: Four $2,000 awards

Purpose: To support registered nurse working in bone marrow transplantation by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program(s) that will further the nurses' professional goals as they related to transplant nursing. This award cannot be used for tuition in an academic program.

Selection Criteria:

  • Currently employed as a registered nurse working in bone marrow transplantation with a minimum of 75% time devoted to patient care, or in the position of nurse manager, nurse practitioner, or clinical nurse specialist with BMT patient population or a BMT coordinator.
  • Two or more years in BMT nursing practice prior to application due date.
  • Cannot be used for ONS Congress or ONS Connections conferences or for education programs/courses that lead to an academic degree.

Application deadline: 6/15/15

2014 Recipients:

Karen Anderson MN, RN, OCN® - Shoreline, WA
Kavitha Nair RN BSN OCN® - Irving , TX
Patricia Van Strien RN, MSN, OCN®, CHTC, BMTCN - Manhattan Beach, CA