Today’s Sigma 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, Sigma is the place for you to advance and elevate your nursing career.



Sigma 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? Sigma'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 Sigma starting with your grant application and continuing with your research abstract submission to the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository! Learn more »


Home (Care) is Where the Heart is for Sigma Member

Laura Price's career path reinforced by Sigma, thanks to the Edith Anderson Membership Subsidy.
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Edith Anderson Membership Subsidy Recipient Channels Love of Service

McKenzie Mills has been enriched by Sigma thanks to the Edith Anderson Membership Subsidy.
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Abby Heydman

Distinguished Nurse Retires But Doesn't Slow Down

Abby Heydman's long career acknowledged
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A Natural Fit for Nursing

Edith Anderson Membership subsidy recipient proves to be a natural fit for nursing
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Sigma Nursing Events

Sigma'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 Melbourne, Australia, 19-23 July 2017.  Now accepting abstracts for the 29th International Nursing Research Congress!  Learn more »


Nursing Conferences

Nursing Conferences

Sigma'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 »