Department of Nursing Science

The Department is a versatile unit offering high-quality education and research.

Our task is to maintain academic learning, develop nursing science research and promote the implementation of research-based nursing care. The Department educates students in the health sciences at the Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral levels.

EVENTS

Advances in Health Care Sciences Conference 2020

Theme: Personalised Health Care

Dates: 11.-12. November 2020

Venue: University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, building Medisiina D, address Kiinanmyllynkatu, Turku, Finland

Call for abstract: Deadline 18.5.2020

More information available later on conference site

Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood: Bio-Cultural Perspectives 2020

Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood: Bio-Cultural Perspectives and SCENE Symposium

Dates: 9-12 June 2020

Venue: University of Turku, building Medisiina D, address Kiinanmyllynkatu, Turku, Finland

Conference website

Dissertation defences
  • 14.2.2020 MNSc Anu-Marja Kaihlanen
    "From a nursing student to a registered nurse – Final clinical practicum facilitating the transition"
    12:00 - 16:00 Auditorium, PharmaCity, Turku
    Esteemed opponent: docent Satu Elo, University of Oulu
    Custos: professor Leena Salminen, University of Turku
  • 21.2.2020 MNSc Outi Tuominen
    "Rescheduling sudden absences of nursing staff in hospital settings"
    12:00 - 16:00 Naistenklinikka lecture hall, U hospital, TYKS
    Esteemed opponent: professor Merja Miettinen, Kuopio University Hospital
    Custos: professor Sanna Salanterä, University of Turku