Mission – Vision


To promote and support excellence in Thoracic Oncology Nursing.


Lead the International Thoracic Oncology Nursing community in evidence-based thoracic cancer care in an effort to improve outcomes for thoracic oncology patients and reduce the burden of thoracic cancers globally.

Core Values

  • Excellence
  • Global Awareness
  • Respect
  • Commitment

Strategic Goals

To achieve its strategic direction ITONF undertakes the following strategic goals:

  • Foster and promote expertise in thoracic oncology nursing care;
  • Build effective stakeholder relationships;
  • Continue to grow and foster an inclusive global membership; and
  • Encourage and promote collaborative international thoracic oncology research initiatives.