Dr. Papathanassoglou is a Professor, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Canada. She received her BSc in Nursing from the University of Athens, Greece, her Masters degree from the Erasmus European Inter-University Collaboration Program, her PhD from the University of Rochester, NY, USA, and post-doctoral training as a research fellow at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. She is exploring the effects of non-pharmacological, integrative interventions and stress responses in critical care. She is an Ambassador of the World Federation of Critical Care Nurses (WFCCN) 2015-2020 and co-Editor of CONNECT: The Official Journal of WFCCN. 


Position/Title: Professor / Scientific Director, Neurosciences, Rehabilitation & Vision Strategic Clinical Network

Institution: University of Alberta / Alberta Health Services

Department: Faculty of Nursing

Email: papathan@ualberta.ca

Areas of Expertise: Nursing, non-pharmacological interventions, stress in critical care, Inflammatory response, collaboration, ethics