Telenursing webinar - 2020 Retrospective: Year of the Nurse & Midwife

Another great nursing news that we're happy to share with you on this International Nurses Day: the ISfTeH Telenuring Working Group is presenting a webinar on May 26th, in which they will reflect on the recent publication "2020 Retrospective: Year of the Nurse & Midwife" and on some of the lessons learned related to digital health and the future outlook.

The "2020 Retrospecitve" was published in collaboration with International SOS and also with the ISfTeH WoW (Working Group on Women), to pay tribute to nurses and midwives for their outstanding contributions to health and care, as well as look at initiatives and experiences in digital health that can support them.

The webinar on May 26th (15h00 CET) is freely accessible, but registration is required. Submit your registration at


Agenda for the webinar:


Welcome and Introduction

Claudia C. Bartz, PhD, RN
ISfTeH Board Member
ISfTeH Telenursing Working Group, Co-Chair
Telehealth Advocate

Introducing the ISfTeH Telenursing Working Group

Konstantinos Antypas, PhD
ISfTeH Telenursing Working Group, Chair
SINTEF & Norwegian Centre for E-health Research, Researcher

Importance of recognizing nurses & midwives during COVID and in future

Pirkko Kouri, PhD, MNSci, PHN, RN
ISfTeH Vice-President
Savonia University of Applied Sciences

WoW and the WeObservatory: supporting women and telehealth/digital health

Veronique Thouvenot
ISfTeH Working Group on Women, Chair
Millennia2025 Foundation & WeObservatory

Supporting nursing and telehealth

Kerryn McGowran
International SOS, Director of Nursing – Assistance – Europe, Middle East and Africa
Royal College of Nursing – Chair of Critical Care and Flight Nursing Forum

Discussion with contributors to the "2020 Retrospective: Year of the Nurse & Midwife" on lessons learned related to digital health.

Q&A with audience


We look forward to welcoming you to this webinar on May 26th and to hear about your digital health initiatives and experiences in nursing & midwifery.

Register here to participate.

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