Boston Area Oncology Navigators

Local Navigator Networks

Mission: Our mission is to unite, facilitate and foster learning and collaboration with local nurse and patient navigators in the Boston area.

Vision: To build an integrated network of navigators in Boston area to promote advocacy, education, best practices and evidence-based oncology care across the cancer care continuum.


  • Increase collaboration between local oncology navigation professionals across institutions by holding 4 meetings a year virtually or in person
  • Identify 2 barriers that local navigators experience and work collaboratively to address in the Boston area
  • Create a directory of Navigators within MA to aid in information sharing and resources
  • Grow the AONN+ network and membership by highlighting the many benefits of membership and the importance of obtaining certification
  • To provide opportunities in both mentoring and sharing best practices to all navigators