Convention 2019
Convention 2019
Convention 2019


Why attend convention?

The 45th 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 collaborate with researchers and nurses from around the world.

Plenary Sessions

Attend influential plenary sessions about relevant issues in nursing research.


By attending the full event, attendees can earn up to 13.50 continuing nursing education hours.

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.

Events of Interest

Speed Connect

Register for this fun, fast-paced networking event!
Lunch included.
Saturday, 16 November 2019

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Steps for Research

Are you ready to step up to the challenge?
Put your steps to good use while competing for prizes!
Sunday and Monday, 17‑18 November 2019

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Escape Rooms

Sigma Escape Room

Clinical Escape Room
Presented by Old Dominion and Epsilon Chi Chapter

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Presented by Sigma and Wambi
Free to the first 150 attendees who sign up!
Sunday, 17 November 2019

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Volunteer Information

Want to volunteer? We'll soon be posting many volunteer positions for convention on The Circle!

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Travel Grant Information

Grants are available through the Sigma Foundation for Nursing to assist in offsetting the cost of attending convention.

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Are you interested in hosting a reception during convention?

Hosted receptions will be held on Saturday, 16 November 2019 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. (1730-1930) at the Gaylord National, near Washington, DC, USA and are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Please download the Hosted Reception Form for more information or contact