Research Interest Group

Theory Development


To facilitate a dialogue on the role of nursing theory in contemporary nursing practice and education and exchange communication about current projects and initiatives.

Who Should Join?

Individuals interested in exploring nursing theory's impact on practice, research, administration and education as well as the development of individual theories within the discipline of nursing.

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Announcement from the Theory Research RIG Chair:

As Chair of the Theory Research Interest Group (RIG) of the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) I would like to alert you to a conference celebrating 50 years of nursing theory that is planned for March 21-22, 2019.  Call for abstracts deadline is September 1, 2018. Please see the link for more information.

Patricia Donohue-Porter, PhD, RN
Associate Professor & Director of the PhD Program
College of Nursing & Public Health /
516.877.4532 / f 516.877.4558

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Theory Development RIG members at a conference

Contact Information

Chair: Patricia Donohue-Porter, PhD, RN