SAVE THE DATE! 19‑21 February 2021

Creating Healthy Work Environments

Join us in Austin, Texas, USA, from 19-21 February 2021 for the event designed specifically to help leaders in both academic and clinical settings develop, implement, and maintain strategies to improve their organization's work environment.

Meet and collaborate with more than 500 nursing leaders and Sigma members, uniting with the common goal to build a healthier workplace.

Co-Creating Healthy Work Environments: Solutions for Academia and Practice

Program outcomes:

  • Engage professionals, at all levels, to advocate for the creation and sustainment of healthy work environments
  • Disseminate evidence on evidence-based solutions for creating healthy work environments

Austin at Night


Registration is open!

Presenter Registration Deadline: 18 November 2020

Register today »

ANCC 2020 Pathway to Excellence Practice Standards and Elements of Performance

Every registered attendee of Creating Healthy Work Environments will get a free copy of the ANCC 2020 Pathway to Excellence® Practice Standards and Elements of Performance manual!

Healthy Work Environment Awards

The nomination deadline has passed, but you can still learn about these two awards below.

Clinical Healthy Work Environment Award

Academic Healthy Work Environment Award

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Bullock Museum


What you hear is true.

With vibrant entertainment and culture, inspiring cuisine, and stunning outdoor settings, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own. We're home to more than 250 music venues and a vibrant arts scene. So take a look around, and put the Live Music Capital of the World® on your playlist.

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Exhibitors, Sponsors, and Advertisers

More than 600 leaders in nursing and the healthcare profession will attend this conference in Austin.

Learn how you and your organization can be involved as an exhibitor, sponsor, or advertiser.

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Check back soon for more information, and be sure to take a look back at our sold-out 2019 event by reading articles from conference presenters on Nursing Centered, viewing the many attendee photos taken by Gigsy Photography, or reliving the conversation on Twitter using #SigmaCHWE19!

Rapid Discussions
Therapy Dogs
Cake and Canvas
Plenary Sessions