• 2020: Year of the Nurse 

      Vlasich, Cynthia
      The World Health Organization recently designated 2020 as the “Year of the Nurse and Year of the Midwife”, honoring the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale. Sigma’s President and CEO will discuss the ways Sigma ...
    • Advancing Global Health Through STTI's Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership 

      Huston, Carol L.; Vlasich, Cynthia; Cleveland, Adrians (2017-09-25)
      This presentation will describe the STTI Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership framework, initial data and results from the first two Emerging Global Leader Institutes that took place in September 2016 and 2017 in ...
    • Decision Maker vs. Action Taker: Nurses on Governance and Policy Boards 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; Harper, Kimberly
      This presentation will introduce NOBC’s Board Leadership Competencies Model and discuss avenues for nurses to advocate for global health through policy engagement in a variety of settings and levels. Additionally, this ...
    • Disaster Nursing: From Headline to Frontline 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; McGlown, K. Joanne (2012-11-29)
    • Disaster Response: Global Nursing Leadership in Difficult Times 

      Pehrson, Karen M; George Dalmida, Safiya; McGlown, K. Joanne; Vlasich, Cynthia (2013-12-19)
      Special Session presented on: Sunday, November 17, 2013: This special session provides a unique opportunity for attendees to engage in dialogue and networking with two well-respected global experts in Disaster Nursing, as ...
    • Expanding the Nurse's Role into Governance 

      Harper, Kimberly; Vlasich, Cynthia
      This practical session will discuss the nurse’s role in governance, how to identify those boards that will personally fit you best, and will provide tools and techniques to prepare you for successful board service.
    • GAPFON Report: Implementation Planning to Solidify the Framework of the Future 

      Hill, Martha N.; Tigges, Beth Baldwin; Catrambone, Cathy D.; Klopper, Hester C.; Vlasich, Cynthia; Darling, Christine M. (2017-10-09)
      This session highlights the global results of GAPFON as noted in the report and will detail the process for implementation planning along with a targeted framework to move the identified strategies into action plans with ...
    • GAPFON: Outcomes Report and Next Steps 

      Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2017-06-27)
      About GAPFON: The Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing (GAPFON) was convened by The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) to establish a voice and a vision for the future of nursing that ...
    • A Glimpse Into the United Nations 

      Vlasich, Cynthia (2017-10-23)
      This presentation discusses the structure, purpose, membership, and objectives of the United Nations and why STTI became a member. It also discusses how the United Nations can help STTI achieve its mission and goals.
    • Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing & Midwifery (GAPFON): Recommendations, Strategies, and Outcomes 

      Catrambone, Cathy D.; Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-09-20)
      In 2015 and 2016, the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) convened seven regional meetings of the Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing & Midwifery (GAPFON) in Southeast Asia/Pacific Rim ...
    • Global Health for the Young Professional: How to Align Your Work With Global Initiatives 

      Horrell, Lindsey N.; Darling, Christine M.; Vlasich, Cynthia (2017-07-10)
      This presentation outlines a variety of initiatives that provide young professionals of all disciplines the opportunity to become involved in nursing and midwifery’s global health agenda. Presenters will provide a thorough ...
    • The Global Nurse Executive 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; Curran, Connie R. (2013-12-19)
      Special Session presented on: Sunday, November 17, 2013: This presentation will discuss the current status regarding nurses in Executive Leadership roles in various healthcare settings, including statustics and demographics. ...
    • Influencing Health Through Policy: The Dynamic Role of Nurses in the Boardroom 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; Harper, Kimberly (2017-10-16)
      In this session, the speakers address the importance of nurses serving in leadership and governance roles in all sectors, including corporate, governmental and non-governmental organizations.
    • Influencing Health Through Policy: The Dynamic Role of Nurses in the Boardroom 

      Harper, Kimberly; Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-07-13)
      Session presented on Saturday, July 23, 2016: Purpose: Sigma Theta Tau International's Call to Action 2015-2017 is 'Influence to Advance Global Health and Nursing.' Nurses play an essential role within healthcare, as ...
    • Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership 

      Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-09-26)
      Global health is in transition, with ever-changing influences, directions, and expanding stakeholders. Healthcare leaders of tomorrow need access to the best ways to navigate this transition. They will need to build teams, ...
    • The Institutes for Global Healthcare Leadership 

      Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-07-13)
      Session presented on Sunday, July 24, 2016: Purpose: Global health is in transition, with ever-changing influences, directions, and expanding stakeholders. Healthcare leaders need access to the best ways to navigate this ...
    • Maternal-Child Health Nurse Leadership Academy 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; Minnie, Karin C.S.; Clevenger, Kay (2016-03-17)
      Session presented on Monday, July 27, 2015: Celebrating over 10 years of success, the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau international, has advanced the leadership skills of Maternal and child nurses and nurse ...
    • Sigma Theta Tau International and the United Nations 

      Vlasich, Cynthia; Catrambone, Cathy (2016-03-17)
      Session presented on Sunday, July 26, 2015: The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), was approved as an associated non-governmental organization (NGO) by the Department of Public Information of ...
    • Sigma Theta Tau International Global Initiatives 

      Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-03-17)
      Session presented on Sunday, July 26, 2015: The history of Sigma Theta Tau international (STTI) is varied and rich. It includes a deliberate decision to become international, including global expansion, which was formalized ...
    • Sigma Theta Tau International Global Initiatives 

      Vlasich, Cynthia (2017-07-26)
      The Global Initiatives department focuses on five key strategies: Global Expansion; the Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing; Relationship Building; Member Engagement and Member Growth. This session will include ...

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