2022 CBCN Item Writing Workshop

Would you like to write questions for the Certified Breast Care Nurse (CBCN®) exam or Individual Learning Needs Assessment (ILNA)? Volunteer to participate in an upcoming CBCN Item Writing Workshop.

Participate in one of two item writing workshops at the ONCC office in Pittsburgh in 2022. Seven to eight different participants will be selected for each of these opportunities.

  • March 4 – 6, 2022: CBCN Exam Item Writing Workshop
  • April 1-3, 2022: CBCN ILNA Item Writing Workshop 

ONCC will try to select a panel of writers that reflect the diversity of the specialty. Nurses with different levels of education and experience, from various practice settings, geographic locations, genders, and ethnicities will be selected. All CBCNs are encouraged to apply.


Effective November 1, 2021 all person 16 years of age or older entering space occupied by Oncology Nursing Society, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation, and/or Oncology Nursing Foundation (hereafter collectively ONS Enterprise or ONSE) for 15 minutes or longer must sign a COVID-19 Visitor Disclosure and Attestation prior to entry. Failure to complete the attestation will result in denial of entry into ONSE space. Proof of vaccination or exemption is NOT required for visitors.
Fully vaccinated employees and visitors are not required to wear a face mask. Even though face masks are not required, you may wear one if that is your choice. Unvaccinated employees and visitors with medical or religious exemptions must wear a mask at all times except to eat or drink at which times you should maintain six feet physical distancing.