Carolien Sino PhD | Researcher | Research group Chronic Diseases

Carolien Sino

Researcher

In 2007, Carolien Sino PhD (1968) joined the Research group Proactive care for elderly people living at home as a doctoral candidate, obtaining a PhD in 2013 for her thesis ‘Medication Management in Homecare patients’. Her PhD supervisors were Prof. M.J. Schuurmans and Prof. A.C.G. Egberts, Utrecht University.

During her doctoral research, Carolien developed and validated a ‘red flags list’ that can be used by home care professionals to identify signs of possible medication-related issues. After obtaining her PhD, Carolien has continued to research the ‘Early detection of medication-related issues in the elderly’ within the Research group Proactive care for elderly people living at home. Carolien Sino also serves as second supervisor for Nienke Dijkstra’s PhD research and as Director of the Institute for Nursing Studies.

Other positions and activities

  • Chair of the V&VN Onderwijs executive committee
  • Expert in Outpatient Pharmacy and the Elderly for the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM)
  • Member of the Zorgpact Midden Nederland steering committee
  • Member of the Nursing & Pharmaceutical Care NuPhaC steering committee
  • Member of the executive consultation body of Gezond Utrecht
  • Member of the Sectoral Advisory Board for Higher Healthcare Education (HGZO), Netherlands Association of Universities of Applied Sciences

Fields of expertise

  • Nursing
  • Medication management

Publications

  • Developing a competence framework for nurses in pharmaceutical care: A Delphi study
    • Nienke Dijkstra, Elyne De Baetselier, Tinne Dilles, Bart Van Rompaey, Luis M da Cunha Batalha, Izabela Filov, Vigdis Abrahamsen Grøndahl, Jana Heczkova, Ann Karin Helgesen, Sue Jordan, Zuzana Kafková, Igor Karnjus, Petros Kolovos, Gero Langer, Manuel Lillo-Crespo, Alba Malara, Hana Padyšáková, Mirko Prosen, Dorina Pusztai, Francesco Talarico, Styliani Tziaferi, Carolien Sino
    • Research group: Proactive care for elderly people living at home
    • Article
    • 2021
  • Home Care Patients' Experiences with Home Care Nurses' Support in Medication Adherence
    • Nienke E Dijkstra, Marcia Vervloet, Carolien GM Sino, Eibert R Heerdink, Marjorie Nelissen-Vrancken, Nienke Bleijenberg, Marijn de Bruin, Lisette Schoonhoven
    • Research group: Proactive care for elderly people living at home
    • Article
    • 2021
  • Perspectives of nurses' role in interprofessional pharmaceutical care across 14 European countries A qualitative study in pharmacists, physicians and nurses
    • Elyne De Baetselier, Tinne Dilles, Luis M Batalha, Maria I Fernandes, Nienke E Dijkstra, Izabela Filov, Juliane Friedrichs, Vigdis A Grøndahl, Jana Heczkova, Ann Karin Helgesen, Sue Jordan, Sarah Keeley, Thomas Klatt, Petros Kolovos, Veronika Kolirova, Sabina Ličen, Manuel Lillo-Crespo, Alba Malara, Hana Padysakova, Mirko Prosen, Dorina Pusztai, Jorge Riquelme-Galindo, Jana Rottkova, Carolien G Sino, Francesco Talarico, Styliani Tziaferi, Bart Van Rompaey
    • Research group: Proactive care for elderly people living at home
    • Article
    • 2021

Projects

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Carolien Sino PhD | Researcher | Research group Chronic Diseases

Carolien Sino

  • Researcher
  • Research group: Proactive care for elderly people living at home