Today’s STTI members are leaders at all levels in the healthcare industry and are active in improving global health. Membership in our organization stands for excellence, and whether you’re thinking about making a career move, pursuing a new degree, seeking grant opportunities, or looking to publish open-access research on the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository, STTI is the place for you to advance and elevate your nursing career.



STTI doesn't let your nursing achievements go unrewarded. Get recognition for your nursing efforts or nominate someone whose contributions to nursing are exemplary. Learn more »



Are you looking for more challenge? STTI's Job Board and career advisors are available to help you explore your next move or help you find the right candidates for your job openings! Learn more »



Opportunities for nurse researchers abound at STTI starting with your grant application and continuing with your research abstract submission to the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository! Learn more »

Brendan McCormack

International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame Recipient

“I am a proud nurse and always will be."
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Azza Ahmed-2

Improving Child Welfare

“Receiving this award strengthens my passion and enthusiasm to continue working in my research to improve children’s health through promoting breastfeeding and helping mothers overcome barriers to successful breastfeeding.”
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Wendy Chaboyer-2

Developing International Connections

"STTI has provided me with the opportunities to develop networks with other like-minded nurses, both internationally and closer to home.”
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Eric Hartley

Passionate Student Leader

“I have been very lucky with senior members of my chapters who love to engage younger members, and encourage us to take leadership roles.”
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STTI's events are world-renowned. Join us for our biennial convention, International Nursing Research Congress, or collaborative events with other nursing organizations. Connect with peers, make a presentation, and earn continuing nursing education credits.

Biennial Convention


Save the date for the 44th Biennial Convention, taking place 28 October - 1 November 2017 in Indianapolis, Ind., USA.
Until then, view the Board of Directors election results or look back at the great photos from the 43rd Biennial Convention in Las Vegas, Nev., USA.


Research Congress


Join nurse researchers from around the world in Capetown, South Africa, 21-25 July 2016.  Now accepting abstracts for the 27th International Nursing Research Congress!  Learn more »


Nursing Conferences

Nursing Conferences

STTI's comprehensive list of nursing conferences lets you know where in the world nurses are meeting with details and links to more information.  Learn more »