Dr. Diann Martin has been an RN since 1974 when she completed her BSN at Loyola University in Chicago. During her distinguished career as a leader in home health and hospice, she earned her MS and PhD in Nursing at Rush University. She has served as a Dean of Nursing at four universities and then launched her own company, The Successful Nurse, in 2015. She is a best-selling author and regularly conducts workshops and seminars on nursing leadership, professional career development and living your best life.
Denise is accomplishing doctoral studies at Vaasa University within the field of Business. She holds a Masterâ€™s in Social Services, Business Administration, and an undergraduate degree in nursing. She has 30+ year experience as an Advanced Nurse Clinician specializing in
Neurosurgical Trauma. Currently she is a senior lecturer at Arcada University of Applied
Sciences within the department of Healthcare. Denise participates as a keynote speaker
regularly at conferences throughout Europe focusing on digital pedagogy, diversity and
sustainability issues within higher education where she strives toward increased cooperation
within the business and healthcare sectors.
Bente Nordtug works as an Associate University Professor at Nord University, at Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences. Her research topics are social support, caring burden and mental health of informal caregivers of people with chronic illnesses. As a Nurse, she is specialized in dementia caring.
Guo Mingxian has completed her MD at the age of 43 years from Xiâ€™an JiaoTong University School of Medicine. She is the director of Nursing Research Institute in Xiâ€™an PeiHua University. She has published more than 80 papers in journals. She worked at Clinical Nursing field for more than 7 years, and Nursing Education field for more than 25 years.