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Oncology Nursing Society to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, May 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of ONS and the 30th Anniversary of the NYC Chapter.

In honor of the occasion, Amanda Hughes RN MSc OCN , President will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:
Friday, May 29, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

Oncology Nursing Society Media Contact:
Donna Marie Curran RN BSN OCN
currand@mskcc.org

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Christine Barna
(646) 441-5310
Christine.Barna@nasdaq.com

Feed Information:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
FEC 3/4
SR 13.235
DR 18.295411
MOD 4:2:0
DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:
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Photos:
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About Oncology Nursing Society:

The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care.

Since 1975, ONS has provided a professional community for oncology nurses, developed evidence-based education programs and treatment information, and advocated for patient care, all in an effort to improve quality of life and outcomes for patients with cancer and their families. Together, ONS and the cancer community seek to reduce the risks, incidence, and burden of cancer by encouraging healthy lifestyles, promoting early detection, and improving the management of cancer symptoms and side effects throughout the disease trajectory.

The New York City Chapter was established in 1985 and is one of the largest in the country with close to 1000 members. New York City members are involved in all aspects of cancer care as well as community outreach, education, and mentorship. Our Board members are involved in projects to help new Chapter development here in the USA and overseas. The Chapter is a supportive community of nurses helping each other stay at the cutting edge of cancer care.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,500 listed companies with a market value of approximately $9.5 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.

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