Conference programme

Keynote lectures, oral sessions and a poster display will present new research in family focused nursing.

Photo: Elisabeth Tønnessen

International and Nordic keynote speakers

Cheryl Tatano Beck, Professor, University of Connecticut, USA, will present her research on traumatic childbirth and its ever-widening ripple effect on the entire family.

Jari Kylmä, Associate Professor, Tampere University and Adjunct Professor, University of Helsinki, Finland, will present his research on hope in relation to family focused nursing.

Inger Johanne Bergerød and Heidi Janne Dombestein, Ph.d candidates, University of Stavanger, Norway, are coordinators of the Network for Carer Research in Norway, and will present Norwegian research on next of kin in different nursing contexts.

We will also organize several pre-conference seminars for researchers and doctoral students on June 2nd.