February 2012 VOL 3, NO 1


Beyond the Shock: An Online Resource From the National Breast Cancer Foundation

Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, ONN-CG 

The mission of the National Breast Cancer Foundation is to save lives through early detection and to provide mammograms for those in need. The goals of the foundation include increasing [ Read More ]

Original Research

Patient Navigation: Blending Imaging and Oncology in Breast Cancer

Jeannine Arias, RN, MBA, MSN, CBCN, CBPN-IC 

Background: Patient navigation in cancer care refers to the individualized care provided to cancer patients, families, and caregivers to ease multiple barriers and facilitate timely access to qualified medical and [ Read More ]

Breast Cancer, Original Research

Stress Therapy Empowering Prevention (STEP): A Healthy Lifestyle Program for Breast Cancer Patients

Amy M. Burke, RN, BSN 

Purpose: Develop and implement a comprehensive program for lifestyle change, empowering breast cancer patients to manage stress effectively and improve their mental and physical health. Method: Women with breast disease [ Read More ]

In the News

Lillie Shockney Receives “Amazing Nurses” Award from Johnson & Johnson

People within the Johns Hopkins community have long known that Lillie Shockney is an amazing nurse. Now she’s got the moniker to prove it. Shockney, administrative director of the Johns [ Read More ]

Letters from Lillie

Navigating Our Way to the Future

Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, ONN-CG 

Dear Colleague, It is with great excitement that I introduce the first issue for 2012 of the Journal of Oncology Navigation & Survivorship. I’m proud of what we accomplished in [ Read More ]