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Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International
Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International seeks abstracts, nominations
INDIANAPOLIS – The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) seeks nominations for the 2013 International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame and abstracts for the following events:
Creating Healthy Work Environments
Indianapolis, Ind., USA
12-14 April 2013
Call for abstracts deadline: 14 November 2012
Explore the essentials of healthy interdisciplinary workplaces and learn how you can use communication, technology, leadership and other strategies to nurture healthy relationships within your organization.
- Explore and define essential components of a healthy work environment.
- Identify strategies to create and nurture healthy, interdisciplinary work environments.
- Develop a plan to apply lessons learned upon return to the workplace.
For submission guidelines or to submit an abstract, please visit http://www.nursingsociety.org/STTIEvents/CHWE/
24th International Nursing Research Congress
Prague, Czech Republic
22-26 July 2013
Call for abstracts deadline: 5 December 2012
This international forum is the place for the exchange of evidence-based practices and solutions among nurse researchers, clinicians, educators, policy makers and administrators. Participants will have the opportunity to network while learning more about what nurse researchers from all around the globe are doing to advance the science of nursing using innovation and new technologies.
- Explore innovative strategies to promote excellence in global nursing practice.
- Advance the science of nursing using innovation and new technologies to influence research, practice, education, administration and health care policy.
- Explore opportunities for international collaboration in nursing.
- Create an international forum for the exchange of evidence-based practices and solutions among nurse researchers, clinicians, educators, policy makers and administrators.
For submission guidelines or to submit an abstract, please visit http://www.nursingsociety.org/STTIEvents/ResearchCongress/
42nd Biennial Convention
Indianapolis, Ind., USA
16-20 November 2013
Call for abstracts deadline: 30 January 2013
Join other STTI members from around the world for the honor society’s biennial convention. In addition to opportunities to network and gain knowledge that will improve nursing practice, participants will celebrate the achievements of members, chapters and nurse leaders.
- Describe ways to create a legacy of nursing practice, education, leadership or research through innovation and leadership.
- Identify strategies to engage in collaboration across specialties, chapters, generations and borders.
- Discuss successful approaches nurses use to respond to vulnerable populations.
- Appraise efforts of nurses who embrace technology.
For submission guidelines or to submit an abstract, please visit http://www.nursingsociety.org/STTIEvents/BiennialConvention/
2013 International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame
The International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame recognizes STTI members who are nurse researchers; who have achieved significant and sustained broad national and/or international recognition for their work; and whose research has impacted the profession and the people it serves.
The International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame award presentations are sponsored by Wiley-Blackwell. The induction ceremony and conversation with honorees will be conducted at STTI’s 24th International Nursing Research Congress in Prague, Czech Republic, 22-26 July 2013.
Call for nominations deadline: 5 December 2012
For more in-depth submission requirements or to submit an entry, please visit http://www.nursingsociety.org/Awards/NurseResearcher
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The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Founded in 1922, STTI has more than 130,000 active members in more than 85 countries. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and others. STTI’s roughly 500 chapters are located at approximately 695 institutions of higher education throughout Armenia, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, England, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, the United States, and Wales. More information about STTI can be found online at www.nursingsociety.org.