• Sigma Nursing
18 episodes
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) produces this scholarly podcast that tackles popular topics throughout all areas of nursing. Sigma members can also earn free nursing continuing professional development (CPD) from each episode.

Episodes

Episode 18 | Using Social Media for Scholarship
2021 Mar 2431m 12s
In this episode we discuss how Kimberly Acquaviva, PhD, MSW, CWE, uses social media to bring together a large interdisciplinary research team to answer a compelling research question.
Episode 17 | Research from Around the World: Improving Healthcare in Partnership with Children and Families
2021 Jan 1321m
In this episode, we discuss the body of nursing research with Linda S. Franck, PhD, RN, FRCPCH, FAAN, a Sigma International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductee (July 2020), Jack and Elaine Koehn Endowed Chair in pediatric nursing, and professor in...
Episode 16 | Research from Around the World: Substance Use Disorder in the US
2020 Dec 1719m 12s
In this episode we discuss the body of nursing research with Peggy Compton, PhD, RN, FAAN, a Sigma International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductee (July 2020) and  associate professor and van Ameringen Endowed Chair at the University of...
Episode 15 | Research from Around the World: HIV/AIDS in Africa and the US
2020 Dec 1420m 32s
In this episode we discuss the body of nursing research from Jason E. Farley, PhD, MPH, ANP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, AACRN, a Sigma International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame Inductee (July 2020) and a professor at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing.
Episode 14 | Research from Around the World: Immigrant Health between Africa and Canada
2020 Nov 2322m 21s
In this episode we discuss the research of Dr. Bukola (Oladunni) Salami,  Sigma International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductee (July 2020) and associate professor at the University of Alberta.
Episode 13 | Research from Around the World: Nursing Informatics and Digital Health Transforming Healthcare
2020 Nov 1824m 40s
In this episode we discuss the body of nursing research with  Connie White Delaney, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, FNAP, a Sigma International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductee (July 2020) and professor and dean at the University of Minnesota School of...
Episode 12 | Managing in a Stressful Profession
2020 Aug 0512m 45s
In this episode of SigmaCast we discuss research related to the Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing article “Evaluating the outcomes of a Web‐Based Stress Management Program for Nurses and Nursing Assistants.”
Episode 11 | Nurse Suicide & Prevention
2020 Jul 2937m 38s
This episode discusses research related to the Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing articles “A Longitudinal Analysis of Nurse Suicide in the United States (2005–2016) With Recommendations for Action” and “Sustainability and Outcomes of a Suicide...
Episode 10 | Nursing: Calling for a Shared Vision
2020 Jul 0849m 29s
In this episode we discuss the need for professional identity and brand recognition in nursing when working with the public and other healthcare professionals.
Episode 9 | Clinician Burnout
2020 Jul 011h 4m 33s
This episode we will be discussing clinician burnout, how it has impacted the profession, and what leaders and front-line staff can do to mitigate it. The authors will accomplish this by examining the National Academy of Medicine’s Action Collaborative...