Rydland Olsen, Nina

Rydland Olsen, Nina
Country
Norway
Bio
Dr. Olsen is Program Director of MSc in Clinical Physiotherapy and associate professor at the Department of Health and Functioning, Faculty of Health and Social Science at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences. Dr. Olsen is also head of a newly established research group at her faculty; Education Research in Health- and Social Care professions. Dr. Olsen received her PhD in 2015, and the title was “Evidence-based practice in physiotherapy education, challenges for integration in clinical education”. She holds a master’s degree in physiotherapy from the University of Bergen, Norway, and a bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy from Coventry University, UK. Dr. Olsen is author and coauthor of 8 publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Olsen is supervising master students and a PhD student on projects related to evidence-based practice and educational research.