Thank you for visiting the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)! Perhaps you’re just starting your nursing career or are thinking about pursuing an advanced degree. Or, maybe you’ve found your life’s work and are looking for ways to take your performance to the next level. No matter what stage of your nursing career, STTI provides you with resources and opportunities to engage with other nursing leaders and develop your professional and leadership skills. Take a look around!



Membership in STTI provides valuable resources throughout your nursing career, connection with peers, and opportunities for mentoring and making a difference in the future of healthcare. Learn more »



STTI's communities of interest and its professional social network, The Circle, provide opportunities for members to connect with one another. Take part in the global nursing conversation! Learn more »


STTI Foundation of Nursing

STTI's Foundation for Nursing is tireless in its efforts to advance nursing science throughout the globe, offering collaborative research and leadership grants to members.  Learn more »

Jackie Cassagnol

When disaster strikes

Empowering people to serve as first responders in their communities.
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Eileen W. Richardson

Celebrate nursing history!

“I taught at the Salisbury School of Nursing for many years, a school which was started in 1896 by one of Florence Nightingale’s ladies."
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Robert Fraser

Nurse member now author for STTI

Passion for nursing research and using technology fueled his decision to author a book about disseminating knowledge via social media.
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Debra Jackson

Intercontinental nursing connections

STTI provides an avenue to engage with nurses of all stages of career, in all sectors, and in all parts of the world.
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STTI Events

STTI's nursing conferences 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 education nursing credits. 

Biennial Convention


We look forward to seeing you at the 44th Biennial Convention in 2017! Until then, take a look back at 2015's convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.  See photos »

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 »