Student Leadership Internships Available

Leadership interns serve a yearlong term during which time they learn about the functions of the chapter and gain leadership skills for personal and professional growth. The interns learn about the opportunities to become actively involved in chapter committees or offices. They attend chapter meetings and work on a specific project with a chapter officer or committee. Qualifications include: current active member (dues paid), a strong interest in active participation at the chapter level and an interest in regional or national level opportunities.

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Applications must be received no later than September 7, 2015

USO Fall 2015 Community Event

Sigma Theta Tau Zeta Mu at Large Chapter invites you to participate in our Fall 2015 Community Event. We are honored and excited to GIVE BACK to our military service members by sponsoring a Tuesday night dinner at USO San Diego. Come and help us serve dinner to 200 enlisted service members and their families.

Click here for complete details and how you can help

Zeta Mu Member Spotlight

Our board members are not only active Zeta Mu members but they are also active in their community.

Dr. Ann Mayo has most recently been active in our chapter as Counselor for USD. Each year the counselors invite qualified candidates to join STTI, and put on our induction ceremonies. Currently, Dr. Mayo is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, is a full professor in the Hahn School of Nursing & Health Science at University of San Diego. She teaches research methods in the PhD program and systems/organizational practice in the adult/gerontology MSN clinical nurse specialist (CNS) program. Her area of research includes studies on older adult cognition and decision-making as well as socialization. Click here to learn more about Dr. Mayo.

Dr. Mary Ellen Dellefield, Zeta Mu Research Chair. When you submit an abstract for a poster or podium presentation, Dr. Dellefield and her committee review the work. She has an active program of research and professional service. Click here to learn more about Dr. Dellefield .

Judy Scott has most recently been active in our chapter as the President-Elect. In the past years Judy has chaired the program committee and served as Secretary for Zeta Mu at-Large Chapter. She works closely with the president to engage our membership and renew relationship with our practicing RNs who may not be fully aware of their benefits as STTI members. Click here to learn more about Judy Scott

Dr. Keppleis our new treasurer in 2015, and has had a very busy year! Congratulations on her recent graduation from the USD !
Dr. Kepple recently completed a podium presentation at the Native American Wellness conference in March of 2014, on her study, American Indian Women's Health Perceptions and Health Promotion Behaviors. In addition she presented a poster at the WIN conference in April 2014.
Click here to learn more about Dr. Kepple .

Dr. Madani has been an active member of Zeta Mu at-Large chapter since 2010. She has served as the Programs Chair, Vice President and Secretary. She recently earned her PhD in Nursing from USD with a focus on palliative care, and is the co-chair of UCSD’s Palliative Care committee. She has a deep passion for improving health care via increased utilization of palliative care, as well as developing mechanism to support earlier Goals of Care discussions for patients will serious illness. Click here to learn more about Dr. Madani



20th Joint Southern California Chapters*

Population Health and Nursing’s Role:
Ethics, Leadership, and Global Action

October 15-16, 2015