Regional Committee Information

                    Dates of Regional, chapter and Sigma International event   

HOT OFF THE PRESS Sigma Omega Xi chapters Spring newsletter 2022, certainly a STELLAR read.

Congratulations to our 4 Sigma European committees who were able to present at #INRC22, Edinburgh in Special Sessions for the first time, a region has had this opportunity at a Sigma Congress.

Bid information for the Sigma European Regional Conference 2024 here
For 2024 closed. Opening for 2026 in September  2022.

3 Scholarships for attending the 6th ERC at Dublin Ireland in June 2022 here
Scholaarships for the 6th ERC have been awarded to Camila Biazus Dalcin, Paulo Costa and Rafael Bernardes.

Sigma European Region Strategic Plan evaluation 2020 here

New Sigma European Region Strategic Plan 2021-2026 here

New 2021-2023 Sigma President Kenneth Dions Call to action

Congratulations to our 3 Sigma European Chapters , Sigma Capitulo Phi Xi, Portugal, Phi Mu chapter, England and Omega Epsilon at Large, Ireland for being awarded the Showcase of Regional Excellence (SRE) 2019-2021. Stellar work has been undertake during the biennium from these chapter to achieve this recognition. Under the guidance of Presidents Lurdes Lomba, Portugal, Liz Westcott, England & Gerardina Harnett, Ireland and their respective board members & chapter members
The Purpose of the Showcase of Regional Excellence (SRE) is designed to recognize the good work of chapters in relation to the Presidential Call to Action.

The Chapter Key Award, established in 1991, honors Sigma chapters that excel in chapter-related activities such as:  

  • Membership recruitment and retention
  • Publicity and programming
  • Professional and leadership development
  • Local, national, and international collaboration Congratulations to Phi Mu chapter, England and RhoChi at Large Chapter, the Netherlands for recieving the Chapter Key Award for the Biennium 2019-2021.
During the Sigma Biennial Convention in November 2021 the Sigma European Regional committee hosted  and presented on the topic of  Honor the Past, Remember the Present, Create the Future: Celebrating sustainability and cultural literacy across European Nurses and Midwives. The video can be found on the Sigma e- repository.

Members of the European Regional committee.

Lurdes Lomba, Varduhi Avetisyan,Alina Kushkyan,  Liz Westcott, Harshida Patel, Margreet van der Cingel, Gerardina Harnett, Snježana Čukljek,  Milko Zanini, Nicola Cornally, Chaya Raz, Kristina Mountain & Marie-Louise Luiking.


Terms of reference

  • Sigma European Regional Committee
  1.       House keeping
  2.      To follow and ammend when necessary the agreed Strategic Planning for Sigma Europe
  3.      To organise and sustain the  European Regional Development Fund
  4.       Networking with other chapters, members and organisations internationally
  5.      Creating a Sigma European Identity within Europe
  6.      Organise and host  Biennial Regional Conferences