RESEARCH &

DEVELOPMENT

The Filipino Nurses Association in the Nordic Region constantly participates in research and development that would improve patient safety, nursing education and the lives of Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs).


Since it's establishment in 2018, the non-profit organization has been active in collaborating and producing research works in those areas.

Interest and Background

An expert in the field of health sciences with a scientific background and experience in midwifery, clinical nursing, education, research, leadership and management. Research interests are in cancer research, genetics, genomics and epigenomics, health promotion and prevention, interventional studies, qPCR, Vitamin D study, health-related quality of life, nursing education, evidence-based practice and patients’ safety.


Status: Doctoral of Health Sciences Candidate, University Lecturer and Early Stage Researcher at the University of Eastern Finland


Research Consultant of the Filipino Nurses Association in the Nordic Region

RESEARCH WORK AND PARTICIPATION

The study aimed to analyze the directive and formative stage of the selected
Finnish and Philippines written nursing curriculum.

The aim of the study is to describe the challenges of the Filipino Nurses working in the Finnish Social and Health Care Services and the solutions.

To collate evidence about patient outcomes resulting from the phenomenon of incomplete nursing care described in the literature variously as missed, rationed, or unfinished nursing care.

To describe a randomized controlled trial protocol that will evaluate the effectiveness of two web‐based genomic nursing education interventions.

Improving evidence-based COPD self-management with a decision support system in Finland.

ONGOING DEVELOPMENT AND COLLABORATION

NURSING CURRICULUM IN GRENADA


The chairperson of the Filipino Nurses Association in the Nordic Region participated in an expert meeting to help create a nursing curriculum in Grenada that is standardized and comparable to the international labour market.

TUTOR ONLINE MASTER'S DEGREE IN PUBLIC HEALTH


The chairperson participates as an online tutor in an online master's degree programme in public health especially designed for students from low and middle income countries.

PATIENT SAFETY CULTURE FROM THE PERSPECTIVES OF NURSING STUDENTS


Ongoing research work collaboration together with researchers from Czech Republic and Slovakia approved by the Ethical Committee of the Palacky University, Faculty of Health Sciences in Oloumuc, Czech Republic.

NON-PHARMACOLOGICAL INTERVENTION GUIDELINES FOR PATIENTS UNDER PALLIATIVE CARE


Nursing group from different nursing expertise to produce guidelines for non-pharmacological interventions for patients under palliative care lead by the Finnish Nursing Research Foundation and The Finnish Centre for Evidence-Based Health Care.

EXPERIENCIES OF COVID19 NURSE SURVIVORS IN THE NORDIC REGION


Experiences of Filipino Nurses who survived from Covid19 in the Nordic Region- a research collaboration between the Filipino Nurses Association in the Nordic Region, The University of Eastern Finland and the University of the Philippines.