The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International


Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours (CNE)

Sigma Theta Tau International is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

To receive contact hours for the CNE sessions offered during the 44th Biennial Convention, participants are required to attend the entire session, complete the CNE event evaluation, and complete the evaluation for each session attended. Certificates for attendees, presenters, moderators, and continuing nursing education can be retrieved after the online evaluation is complete. The number of contact hours awarded to each participant will be based on the number of evaluations completed for each session attended or poster viewed.

Contact hours for education activity are available for 60 days following the end of the program. The deadline to receive CNE credit is 24 January 2018.

To obtain the continuing nursing education certificate, certificate of attendance, and/or certificate for moderating, please use this link. The login information is your last name and the registration ID that was included on your registration packet.

“I loved the spirit and energy of this event. I loved the organization, quality, and smoothness of presentations, and the staff support. The major point for me is the opportunity to network with colleagues all over the world and to be a part of something so special to nursing.”

– past convention attendee

Why attend the 44th Biennial Convention?

The 44th Biennial Convention is a platform for researchers, clinicians, students, and nurse leaders to collaborate, learn, and share information on topics affecting research and evidence-based practice in nursing.


Learn from evidence-based research in a variety of oral and poster presentations.


Meet and network with researchers and nurses from around the world.


Attend influential plenary sessions about relevant issues in nursing research.


By attending the full event, attendees can earn up to 26.25 continuing nursing education hours.

The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Volunteer Information

Thank you to the all of our members who volunteered at the 44th Biennial Convention!

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Events of interest

Patricia E. Thompson

Patricia E. Thompson
CEO Retirement Reception

Monday, 30 October 2017
5:30-7:00 p.m. (1730-1900)
White River Ballroom, JW Marriott Indianapolis

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Canal Walk

2017 Race for Research

The Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing is proud to announce the first ever Race for Research 5k walk/run!

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Center for Excellence in Nursing Education (CENE)

Mentorship: The Foundation for Leadership Development
Friday, 27 October 2017
Noon-6:00 p.m. (1200-1800)

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Speed Connect
Register for this fun, fast-paced networking event! Lunch included.
Saturday, 28 October 2017
11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (1100‑1215)

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STTI Headquarters Building Tour

STTI Headquarters
Open House

This open house and self-guided walking tour offers convention attendees the opportunity to see where all the behind-the-scenes magic of the society happens.

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