Rosalynn Austin

Postdoktor i helsevitenskap

Det helsevitenskapelige fakultet
Avdeling for folkehelse


A Canadian trained nurse who finished her PhD in Oct 2022. Research interests are focused on heart failure. In particular, she is focused on understanding and improving people healthcare interactions through better understanding treatment burden, healthcare pathways and digital health innovations. Her role as post-doctoral researcher on the eHealth @ hospital-2-home project is focused on analysis and dissemination of data within this project. Her time is split between Norway and the UK. She is building her career as a nurse researcher and is working on building several collaborative research projects in the UK and in Norway.

Publications: The full up to date list of her publications is freely accessabile on Google Scholar: ‪Rosalynn C Austin‬ - ‪Google Scholar‬

Publications related to heart failure and burden of treatment are listed below:

Burden of treatment in chronic heart failure: does symptom burden play a role? | British Journal of Cardiac Nursing (

Do chronic heart failure symptoms interact with burden of treatment? Qualitative literature systematic review | BMJ Open

How do SYMPtoms and management tasks in chronic heart failure imPACT a person's life (SYMPACT)? Protocol for a mixed‐methods study - Austin - 2020 - ESC Heart Failure - Wiley Online Library

SYMptoms in chronic heart failure imPACT on burden of treatment (SYMPACT): a cross‐sectional survey - Austin - 2022 - ESC Heart Failure - Wiley Online Library

Qualitative interviews results from heart failure survey respondents on the interaction between symptoms and burden of self‐care work - Austin - Journal of Clinical Nursing - Wiley Online Library