Thank you to our congress attendees!

Safe travels, and be sure to join us for the virtual event 3-5 August! All registered in-person attendees will have full access.

We're building our photo album—look for more event photos in the coming days, thanks to Cecilia Macchione of John Need Media!
Check out some congress presentation highlights on Nursing Centered, attendance stats, and highlights in the coming days!

Nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) information
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You can view the official 2022 in-person congress program book on your device.

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Edinburgh, Scotland

33rd International Nursing Research Congress, 21-25 July 2022

3-5 August 2022 | Virtual

More than 1,000 nurse researchers, students, clinicians, and leaders focused on evidence-based research gathered in Edinburgh, Scotland for Sigma's congress 2022. The virtual component of this event takes place from 3-5 August.

Congress Theme

Transforming Global Nursing Knowledge Through Research, Scholarship, and Innovation

Program Outcomes

  • Learners will report an increase in their nursing knowledge, skills, or overall practice by 75%.
  • Learners will report agreement that the conference provided the opportunity to engage with the global nursing community.
  • Learners will identify at least two opportunities to apply learning from the conference to their nursing practice.


Calvin R. Moorley, PhD, RN

Calvin R. Moorley, PhD, RN

Opening Plenary

Kate Curtis, PhD, RN

Kate Curtis, PhD, RN

Plenary 2

Howard Catton, MA, BScEcon (Hons), RN

Howard Catton, MA, BScEcon (Hons), RN

Closing Plenary

Edinburgh International Conference Centre

Visiting Edinburgh

Congress took place at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC).
Read the information on the Hotel and Travel page to help ensure a safe and pleasant trip, and to plan side trips if you are still in the "Athens of the North".

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Event Partners

Thank you to the many schools and organizations contributing to the success of congress 2022! See the complete list.
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2022 International Nurse Researcher Awards

Be sure to attend these award ceremonies and conversation with the honorees at congress.
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Edinburgh at night
Edinburgh Castle
Ross Fountain
Edinburgh Castle at Dusk