The Sigma* Education Department develops online continuing nurse education (CNE) to help nurses grow and excel in their profession. Along with online courses, the education department offers CNE through events and now webinars.

Webinars (and accompanying materials) will be freely and openly available in the Sigma Repository. Repository login is not necessary.

Sigma CNE course evaluation and course completion certificates are contained in a separate online platform and may require Sigma membership or a fee. Instructions for accessing the CNE will be listed in each item record.

This collection contains a series of webinars hosted and published by Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) on topics surrounding the topic of COVID-19.

If you are interested in viewing all of the webinar series in this community, please go back to the community homepage to see the complete listing of series-based collections.

Sigma is an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation. ​

*Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, today known as Sigma.

Recent Submissions

  • Nursing leadership through the time of COVID-19 

    Catton, Howard; Dai, Hung-Da (David); Gitembagara, Andre; Iro, Elizabeth; Jakab-Hall, Charlotte; James, Iris; Kenna, Rachel; Kumar, T. Dileep; Leme, Ana Julia; Madigan, Elizabeth A.; Moore, Martie; Nandili, Mary; Stilwell, Barbara; Waterman, C. Joannah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-09-24)
    Just five months following the State of the World’s Nursing Report release, nurses and nursing organizations are dealing with the global game changer that is COVID-19. The pandemic has impacted nurses, nursing organizations, ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Building a culture of ownership during COVID-19 

    Dent, Bob; Tye, Joe (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-08-12)
    Does your organization engage employees, providers, volunteers, and all others within the organization? Is there a strong sense of pride and a spirit of fellowship? Do your employees have a commitment to the values and ...
  • Nurses drawdown: A new nursing community for climate solutions 

    Huffling, Katie; Cook, Cara (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-06-29)
    Join us for an inspiring webinar describing the newly launched Nurses Drawdown. Nurses have always known that the best way to prevent needless suffering and disease is through strong and effective public and population ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Tips and tricks: Students in virtual clinicals 

    Durham, Carol F.; Owens, Angela; Wechter, Susan M.; Wells-Beede, Elizabeth (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-06-25)
    Virtual Clinical Simulation is increasingly being implemented to support nursing students in meeting the learning outcomes for courses at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels. This presentation provides helpful ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Transitioning into practice: Myths vs. reality 

    Marshall, Lois S.; Maykut, Colleen (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-06-22)
    As a new nursing graduate and/ or nurse in your first year of practice, you may be bombarded by a lot of information re: licensure exams (NCLEX), getting your first job from resumes to interviews, and so much more. Friends, ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Replenish at work: Micro-restorative practices to promote well-being 

    Alvarez, Cathy; Mulligan, Pam (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-06-11)
    Identify how an integrative approach to well-being improves awareness of self-care and self-care practices for nurses. Components of mindful awareness, emotional intelligence, and self-compassion will be discussed, followed ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Tips and tricks: Keeping students engaged in an online environment 

    Dino, Michael Joseph S.; Stec, Missi (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-06-11)
    Online learning environments provide the unique benefit of extending educational access to students at any time and place. However, there are numerous challenges related to thoughtful engagement of students, assessment ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Pearls and Pitfalls of Virtual Programming 

    Liske, Carol; Luiking, Marie-Louise (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-05-14)
    Are you going virtual with your nursing programming? Innovative and creative ways to develop engaging virtual programs. Learn best practices for working with virtual planning teams, setting an agenda, choosing a platform, ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Staying positive when surrounded by negativity 

    Thompson, Renee; Tharp-Barrie, Kim; Clancy, Cheri (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-05-05)
    Webinar Description: As nurses we often hear and see the worst. This has been intensified in the time of COVID-19. How do you keep positive when your colleagues are negative saying "I can't take it anymore," or "I'm so ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Nurturing the emotional well-being of our caregivers during the COVID-19 response 

    Kunkle, Charles (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-04-29)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Expecting the unexpected: Transition to practice in the time of COVID-19 

    Slater, Larry; Coughlin, Vincenza; Ho, Mary Rose; Young, Michele (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-04-21)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: What Are Our Professional and Ethical Obligations to Patients and Ourselves? ​ 

    Ulrich, Connie M.; Grady, Christine (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Public health ethical guidance for nurses 

    Haddad, Amy; Ortmann, Leonard (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Nursing school during a pandemic: Navigating the unknown 

    Lippe, Megan P.; Kaylor, Sara K. (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Graduating during a pandemic: Navigating the unknown 

    Lippe, Megan P.; Kaylor, Sara K. (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Building bridges of hope over roaring waters: Education during a crisis 

    Lippe, Megan P.; Kaylor, Sara K. (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Communication tips for nurses supporting seriously ill patients, families, and communities during the Coronavirus 

    Mazanec, Polly (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    This item is part of a Sigma CNE course available to Sigma members only. The material is freely available in the Sigma Repository and anyone may access the files attached to this record and the audio streams linked below. ...
  • COVID-19 Resource: Ethical dilemmas facing nurses during the Coronavirus Crisis: Addressing moral distress 

    Mazanec, Polly (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020)
    Nurses across the country are struggling with fears surrounding the impact of COVID-19 on patients, families and the health care system. Concerns about healthcare professionals’ safety, availability of proper protective ...

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