Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Contact Hours

To receive continuing nursing education (CNE) contact hours for attending congress, you must evaluate the sessions you attended and posters you viewed, as well as complete the overall event evaluation. After completing the overall event evaluation, you will be able to access your CNE certificate. Contact hours for education activity are available for 60 days following the end of the program. The deadline to receive continuing nursing education contact hours is 30 September 2020.

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Please note: You must log in to access your CNE contact hours. On 21 July, congress attendees should have received an email about obtaining CNE contact hours throughout the event, which included your username and password. If you can’t log in to this site, email

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) 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 sessions offered during the program, participants are required to attend the entire session, complete the continuing nursing education 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.

Attendees have an opportunity to receive over 110 contact hours* for this event by participating live and with the extended on-demand offerings. All registered attendees will have full access to the virtual event site through 21 August 2020.


Conflicts of Interest

The planning committee members, content reviewers, and faculty/speakers/authors have disclosed no conflicts of interest unless otherwise noted prior to the beginning of the educational session.

Commercial Support and Sponsorships

Sigma will inform attendees if a commercial interest has provided financial or in-kind support for the educational activity, including how content integrity is maintained and bias is prevented. This will be done prior to the individual educational session.

Non-Endorsement of Products

Please note: Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider of the educational activity or by the American Nurses Credentialing Center of any commercial products discussed or displayed in conjunction with the educational activity.

*Available contact hours subject to change.