RIIG Chair Resources

Thank you for volunteering to serve as a RIIG Chair, Chair-Elect, or Past-Chair.  We know how busy MNRS members are and appreciate the time and attention you give to serving MNRS.  We hope this page provides all the resources and necessary information RIIG Chairs will need including an overview of the role, the responsibilities that come with leading a RIIG, and communication strategies. However, if you have additional questions, concerns, or needs, please be sure to contact the Executive Office at 615-432-0098 or


RIIG Chair Resources:

Research & Implementation Interest Group Handbook
RIIG Annual Meeting Report Form
2021 RIIG Chair Orientation Video
RIIG Webinar Video
RIIG Leadership Transition Video
RIIG Leadership Succession Plan
RIIG Chair Orientation Resource Document Here
RIIG Symposia & Awards Timeline for 2021-2022
RIIG Website Navigation Guide


RIIG Guaranteed Symposia Schedule:


Adolescent Health
Decision Making
Health of Diverse Populations
Health Systems, Policy, & Informatics
Qualitative Methods


Acute & Critical Care
Translational Science
Family Health
Gerontological Nursing Science
Nursing Education
Symptom Science


Health Promoting Behaviors Across the Lifespan
Palliative and End-of-Life Care
Perinatal, Sexual, & Reproductive Health
Physiology Behavior Genomics & Society
Population Health
Research thru Academic-Clinical Partnerships