Recipients of the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame and Emerging Nurse Researcher Award

International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

Created in 2010, the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame recognizes nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained national or international recognition and whose research has improved the profession and the people it serves. Hall of Fame honorees are inducted annually at Sigma’s International Nursing Research Congress where nearly 1,000 nurse researchers, students, clinicians, and leaders learn from evidence-based research presentations. Following the 2018 induction, Sigma will have recognized 176 nurse researchers. These esteemed individuals represent 14 countries: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Finland, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Mexico, Republic of Korea, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, and USA. Award presentation sponsored by Wiley.

Emerging Nurse Researchers

Created in 2015, the Emerging Nurse Researcher award recognizes one nurse researcher from each of the Sigma global regions who has received his/her PhD within the last five years and whose research has impacted the profession and the people it serves. Following the 2018 award presentation, Sigma will have recognized nine nurse researchers. These early career nurse researchers represent five of Sigma’s global regions: Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and Oceania.

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