Epsilon Rho Chapter of International Honor Society of Nursing

Welcome to the website for the Epsilon Rho Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, located in the Henry P.Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

About the Chapter

Epsilon Rho was chartered on February, 1982 to foster the purposes of the Society which are to:

  • Strengthen the commitment to the ideals and purposes of the profession
  • Recognize leadership qualities
  • Recognize superior achievement
  • Foster high professional standards
  • Encourage creative work

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Coming Event -- June 3, 2018 -- Region 14 Biennial Conference

Advancing Sigma’s Vision & Mission:

through creative strategies to Connect, Collaborate & Catalyze for the Betterment of World Health & Global Nursing Excellence

Call for Podium and Poster Presentations

Date:               Sunday, June 3, 2018

Time:              8:15 AM – 3:00 PM

Title:               Advancing Sigma’s Vision & Mission

through Creative Strategies to Connect, Collaborate & Catalyze through Creative Strategies to Connect, Collaborate & Catalyze for the Betterment of World Health & Global Nursing Excellence

Location:        Jumping Brook Country Club

                        Venetian Room

210 Jumping Brook Road

Neptune City, NJ 07753


ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Thursday, April 13th, 2018

Members of Sigma Theta Tau International and Region 14 Chapters are invited to submit abstracts for oral and/or poster presentations related to activities conducted by chapters or individuals that address the conference theme, which is founded upon both the mission of Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing and the 2017 – 2019 Presidential Call to Action: Connect. Collaborate. Catalyze.

Submit an abstract related to

  • Activities that foster creative Connections
  • Strategies on Collaborative Innovation 
  • Being a Catalyst for advancing Sigma’s mission & vision
  • Research related to Conference Theme


  • Abstracts have a 250 word limit
  • Should include:
    • Statement/Purpose of the presentation – list the primary objectives
    • Significance – how is it related to the conference theme
    • Methodology – clearly state the approaches used
    • Results – describe your findings

Findings - mention any limitations

  • Conclusion- describe the implications of the results
  • Poster presenters must be present for the entire event
  • Podium presentations will be limited to 30 minutes

Complete and submit the presentation form and abstract to:

 Dr. Denise Tate, Region 14 Coordinator