August 2016
Experience membership locally, regionally, and globally


Are you attending the October 2016 Magnet Conference in Orlando, Florida, USA?
With support from Elsevier Clinical Solutions, STTI is hosting a special champagne and strawberries reception on 6 October in honor of STTI President Cathy Catrambone. This will be a great opportunity to network with other members and meet some of our most distinguished book authors. Space is limited. To receive a reception invitation, email

Not attending Magnet? Please visit our booth at these other 2016 nursing conferences:
     •    Emergency Nurses Association
          14-17 September, Los Angeles, California, USA
     •    National League for Nursing
          21-23 September, Orlando, Florida, USA
     •    Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses
          29 September - 2 October, Washington, D.C., USA
     •    National Gerontological Nursing Association
          23-25 October, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
     •    Professional Nurse Educators Group
          21-23 October, Columbus, Ohio, USA
     •    American Association of Colleges of Nursing
          30 October, Washington, D.C., USA
     •    Indiana Center for Nursing
          7 November, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA 

Join STTI President Cathy Catrambone's Philanthropy Circle!
Answer President Catrambone’s call to influence global health and nursing through philanthropy. Make two or more donations this biennium to be recognized in her Philanthropy Circle.

On 20 September, Wiley Research will host “Publishing Secrets for Early Career Researchers in Nursing,” a webinar focused on the needs of early career researchers. Join STTI journal editors Bernadette Melnyk (Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing) and Susan Gennaro (Journal of Nursing Scholarship), along with Roger Watson and Charon Pierson, for a free webinar on getting published. Register for this practical webinar.

The August issue of Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing (Worldviews) is now available for all members.
Worldviews, along with Journal of Nursing Scholarship (JNS), are important benefits of your STTI membership. All issues, current and past, are available on the STTI website and our new Android and iPhone apps.

Download the Worldviews app today!


Emerging Global Leader Institute
7-10 September 2016, Washington, D.C., USA

Leadership Connection
17-20 September 2016, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Onsite registration is still available.

2017 EVENTS!

We value your research — submit an abstract today! Being accepted for presentation is an opportunity to be published in STTI’s Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository, which allows you to track important quantitative data on the dissemination of your research.

Creating Healthy Work Environments
17-19 March 2017, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Deadline to submit extended to 7 September 2016.

28th International Nursing Research Congress
27-31 July 2017, Dublin, Ireland
Deadline to submit is 26 October 2016.

44th Biennial Convention
28 October - 1 November 2017, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Deadline to submit is 9 November 2016.

Important Event Sites Update
In an effort to achieve consistency and improve usability, we are transitioning the web addresses for our premier events in 2017 to a format we believe will be easier to remember and navigate. Currently, the event website format is “” (e.g.,, Beginning with Creating Healthy Work Environments in 2017, the event website format will be “” (e.g.,, Please note that for Leadership Connection, the website link is still because this is an event that’s happening in 2016.

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Congratulations, Delta Xi Chapter!
Delta Xi Chapter was August's Chapter Website of the Month. See how this group utilizes its website!

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