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Home : Publications : STTIconnect : STTIConnect November 2012
STTI Connect 

November 2012
Experience membership locally, regionally and globally


Suzanne PrevostSuzanne S. Prevost, PhD, RN, COI

Thanksgiving is one of the most significant holidays for U.S. and Canadian nurses and their families. The holiday occurs in October for Canadians and in November in the U.S. This time of year was selected to show gratitude for a bountiful agricultural harvest. Similar holidays or festivals also occur in Germany, Japan, Liberia, The Netherlands, and some parts of Australia. In other countries, a variety of traditions exist to express gratitude for the harvest. Continue reading more from Suzanne.


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Check out new posts in the Global Member Forum
Members are looking for mentors, commenting on health care, celebrating the 90th anniversary and more in the Global Member Forum on The Circle. 


Are you on Facebook? STTI is!
STTI has a new page on Facebook. Visit, like and share with your friends!


Know someone who would make a great leader?
STTI is accepting nominations for 2013-15 president-elect, vice president, secretary, treasurer and more. Help define STTI's future. Nominate a future leader.

Interested in the International Awards for Nursing Excellence?

Applications for international awards will be accepted 1 November 2012 to 1 March 2013. Learn more about these awards.

Upcoming deadlines

14 November 2012​


Submit your abstract for Creating Healthy Work Environments
Abstracts are encouraged from clinical and academic settings for parallel tracks focused on the six categories. Submit your abstract today.

1 December 2012​


Apply for small grants
Looking for a research grant? STTI awards 10-15 small grants (up to US $5,000) each year. Apply for these and other grants today.

​5 December 2012


Share your knowledge at Congress
STTI is accepting abstracts for its 24th International Nursing Research Congress in Prague, Czech Republic.

Time is running out. Nominate a nurse researcher.
Don't miss your chance to nominate a nurse researcher for the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame.

​30 January 2013


Present at STTI's convention
STTI is accepting abstracts for its 42nd Biennial Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., USA.

​13 February 2013


Register now for Creating Healthy Work Environments
Early registration for Creating Healthy Work Environments is open from now until 13 February.


STTI is turning 90!
On 5 October 1922, six nurses founded STTI. Find a variety of ways to celebrate STTI's
90th anniversary
by visiting!


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