STTI and NLN announce the 2018 Nursing Education Research Conference

Call for abstracts open until June 15, 2017

(INDIANAPOLIS) — The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) and the National League for Nursing (NLN) offer the opportunity to learn, collaborate, and network at the Nursing Education Research Conference (NERC), being held April 19-21, 2018, at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, USA. Nursing administrators, faculty, students, researchers, and leaders in the nursing profession are encouraged to submit an abstract by June 15, 2017 for this premier educational event.

Guided by the conference theme, Generating and Translating Evidence for Teaching Practice, abstracts are encouraged regarding nursing education research or evidence-based practice in nursing education. Suggested topics include multi-site/multi method studies; instrument development and testing; meta-analysis studies; technology to improve nursing education and practice; and innovations in collaborative practice. Learn more and submit an abstract at



About the National League for Nursing (NLN)
Dedicated to excellence in nursing, the National League for Nursing is the premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education. The NLN offers professional development, networking opportunities, testing services, nursing research grants, and public policy initiatives to its 40,000 individual and 1,200 institutional members. NLN members represent nursing education programs across the spectrum of higher education, and health care organizations and agencies. 

About the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Founded in 1922, STTI has more than 135,000 active members in over 90 countries and territories. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and others. STTI’s 520 chapters are located at more than 700 institutions of higher education throughout Armenia, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, England, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, the United States, and Wales. Learn more at