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A 'Minuscule' Sacrafice to Help Fight Cancer

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St. Baldrick’s Day has made an impact worldwide, raising more than $154 million and reaching 88 countries in the fight against pediatric cancers. At Rush St. Baldrick’s Day is more than a fundraiser. It provides the opportunity for doctors and nurses to show patients that they are present in their treatment and healing on the inside and out. 
Tanya Friese, DNP, RN, CNL, participated in the annual shaving of heads this past St. Baldrick’s Day. In her Rush InPerson blog post she explains how shaving her head is “minuscule and priceless” if the funds raised contribute to the eventual defeat of pediatric cancer.Friese is an instructor in the Rush University College of Nursing's Department of Community, Systems and Mental Health Nursing. She is also the educational coordinator for the Road Home Program: The Center for Veternas and Thier Families.

Chapter News

  • STTI Gamma Phi Board Positions OPEN

    If interested in running for one of the open positions please contact:
    Sonal_M_Patel@rush.edu
    Lynette_Richter@rush.edu
    or
    Kelsey_B_Casey@rush.edu

  • Why I am a Virginia Henderson Fellow -Benson Wright

    Please read this article written by our very own Benson Wright. He discusses what membership with STTI means to him and his journey with STTI serving locally, transforming regionally, and leading globally!

  • St . Baldrick's Foundation

    Our very own Dr. Tanya Friese is shaving her head to Cure Childhood Cancers!

    Every 3 minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer. Help her fund the research that will save their lives!

  • Jennifer Hayden Research Grant

    The intent of this grant in Jen's name is to provide funding opportunities for other researchers who like Jen, enjoy pursuing their passion.

  • Future of Nursing Campaign for Action

    National Coalition Launches Effort to Place 10,000 Nurses on Governing Boards by 2020

  • Gamma Phi's Cathy Catrambone has been elected as the 31st president of STTI!


    At the 42nd Biennial Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana on November 19, 2013, the delegate assembly elected Cathy Catrambone as president-elect of Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing.

    Dr. Catrambone begins serving as president-elect immediately. After this two year term, Dr. Catrambone will serve as the 31st president of this global organization with over 134,000-members in 489 chapters across 91 countries.

    Congratulations Cathy Catrambone!

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