Keynote Speaker

Birte Østergaard, RN, MSc, PhD

Birte Østergaard, is an associate professor at the Department of Clinical Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark. Her research and clinical interests include intervention studies focusing on the implementation of family care with chronic illness in adult family members. She is president of the Danish Family Nursing Association and currently serves as a member of the board of directors of the International Family Nursing Association.