Sigma's Global Initiatives department works on key strategies to enhance Sigma's global reach, impact, and participation within the global healthcare community.

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  • Women as Subjects, Consumers, and Thought Leaders of Media 

    Vlasich, Cynthia; Adams, Julie; Colborne, Marnie L.; Hamza, Aden; Mason, Diana (2018-05-09)
    Parallel event presentation from the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women that took place at the United Nations headquarters in New York, NY, United States from 12 to 23 March 2018. This presentation references Sigma's ...
  • Crafting a Personal Legacy 

    Huston, Carol J. (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Case Study - Pigs for Peace 

    Glass, Nancy E. (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Influence and Implementation 

    Sherwood, Gwen D. (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Case Study - Perspectives from Africa 

    Ousman, Kevin B. (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Global Leadership: What are the Unique Challenges 

    Huston, Carol J. (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Global Ethics and Ethical Considerations 

    Harrison, Andrea (2017-11-29)
    Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Global Health Networks 

    Shiffman, Jeremy (2017-11-28)
    Presentation from Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute This presentation speaks to the four challenges that global health networks face: Governance, Problem Definition, ...
  • What is Global Health, Why is it Important, How do we Measure It? 

    Martin, Keith (2017-11-28)
    This presentation was given at the 2017 Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute Hosted by Sigma Theta Tau International's Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership. Dr. Martin is the executive director of the Consortium ...
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • The United Nations and the Sustainable Development Goals 

    Vlasich, Cynthia (2017-07-26)
    The purpose of this presentation is to inform participants of the progress made in developing Sigma Theta Tau International's relationship with the United Nations to enhance the organization’s global reach, impact and ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Value Proposition 

    Vlasich, Cynthia (2016-10-13)
    Presentation from Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights, and Ethics: The Medical Mission 

    Harrison, Andrea (2016-10-13)
    Presentation from Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Leader Institute
  • The Global Economy and Health 

    Makinen, Marty (2016-10-12)
    Presentation from Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leader Institute
  • Zika Virus: A Global Perspective 

    Couig, Mary Pat (2016-10-12)
    Presentation from Institute for Global Healthcare Leadership; Emerging Global Health Leaders Institute
  • Crafting a Personal Legacy as a Global Healthcare Leader 

    Huston, Carol J. (2016-10-12)
    Presentation from Institute of Global Healthcare Leadership, Emerging Global Health Leader Institute

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