CONSAH will host 2020 Sigma Theta conference

Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and School of Allied Health will host the 2020 Biennial Sigma Theta Tau International Beta-Chi Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice Conference. The conference will take place Friday, March 13, 2020. Sigma Theta Tau is the International Honor Society of Nursing.

The conference targets professional nurses, graduate nursing students and nursing faculty who are internal and/or external (local, regional or state) to Northwestern State University. The conference will take place from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the NSU’s Shreveport Nursing Education Center, 1800 Line Avenue. Nursing contact hours will be awarded. The event is jointly provided with NSU Nursing Continuing Education.

Conference topics will center around the title of this year’s conference which is “Minding Nursing Through Service, Research and Best Practices.” Nursing scholars are invited to present on topics related to service, transformation or leadership. The deadline to submit abstracts is Nov. 22.

For more information, contact Heather Hayter, lead nurse planner and continuing education coordinator, at hayterh@nsula.edu.