Hilde Wøien

Associate Professor - Departement of Nursing Science
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Phone +47 22850572
Mobile phone +47 91380768
Visiting address Forskningsveien 2b 0373 Oslo
Postal address Pb 1089 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Intensive care pain treatment, sedation and delirium
  • Implementation Research

Courses taught

  • Preparing and responsible for course GERSYK4102 – Advanced Clinical Geriatric Nursing – unstable patients, autumn 2016


  • Postdoc 2013-dd
  • PhD 2013 ‘The significance of a systematic approach in intensive care pain treatment and sedation’
  • MNSc (2003) Master thesis ‘Nutrition of the critically ill patient and effects of implementing a nutritional support algorithm in ICU.
  • Intensive care nurse from 1990
  • Positions: From 2013 postdoc 50% at the Division of Emergencies and Intensive. PhD student 50% at the same place between 2008-2012, together with working as an ICU nurse and research nurse from 1994 at the same department.


  • ICU nurse of the year 2008 in Norway

Positions held

  • Member of the Regional Committees for Medical and Health Research Ethics, Committee B since 2013


  • Centre for Research in Intensive Care (CRIC) Copenhagen, Denmark

Main supervisor

  • PhD student Helene Berntzen:  Pain and wakefulness during a strategy of analgo-sedation:  nurses` assessments and interventions and patients` experiences – a  field study
  • PhD student Antonija Petosic:  The effect of ICU quality indicators as A&F by using social media to approach intensive care practice according to international recommendations
  • PhD student Kari Sørensen:  “Just a little needle stick” Pain and fear in children (5-12 y) with rheumatic diseases that requires medical treatment with repeated needle-injections
  • Master student Ruth Kristine Vik: Juvenile Idiopatic  Arthritis”  and quality of life in children
Published July 11, 2016 4:18 PM - Last modified Mar. 24, 2020 9:13 AM