This month's spotlights

Currently seeking an ACT Representative on the ANZ-LCNF Steering Committee

Do you live in the ACT and want to represent your region on the Steering Committee? If so, we would love you to join us! We currently have a vacancy on our Steering Committee for the position of ACT Representative. Are you passionate about patient care in lung cancer and want to bring your experience to a national level? Do you want to support and develop the lung cancer nursing profession? Please contact anzlcnf@lungfoundation.com.au for more information on this position.

Congratulations to Mary Duffy AM

It is with great pleasure that we congratulate Mary Duffy on being appointed Member of the Order of Australia for her significant service to medicine in the field of lung cancer. Mary was a founding member of ANZ-LCNF and the inaugural Chair from 2010 to 2020. Congratulations, Mary, on this fine achievement. You are an inspiration to us all.

Journal club: Crucial, Complex, Caring

This document, Crucial, Complex, Caring: A Professional Development Framework for Lung Cancer Nurse Specialists, has been developed by Lung Cancer Nursing UK to guide aspiring lung cancer nurses, those already in practice, managers and policy makers. It recognises the specialist skills and patient centred care lung cancer nurses provide. Check in with it to enhance your professional development and achieve better outcomes for people living with lung cancer.

What our members say!

"The ANZ-LCNF is a platform where we network and learn from each other. I have found the education seminars very resourceful, and they have helped me provide more targeted support to my patients."
- Sarah McGrath
Lung Cancer Nurse Coordinator, Eastern Health

If you’re a nurse who is passionate about thoracic oncology, we’d love for you to join us as an ANZ-LCNF member. It’s free and open to nurses across Australia and New Zealand.

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Acknowledgment of Country

ANZ-LCNF acknowledges and respects traditional owners and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past and present, on whose land we work to support the provision of safe and quality thoracic oncology nursing care.

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