Federica Canzan PhD, MS, RN. She is a Associate Professor from 2020. Federica earned a PhD in Educational Research from the University of Verona, the Master's Program in Nursing Sciences at the University of Verona in November 2009 obtaining a full positive evaluation. She worked as a Registered Nurse from January 1999 until December 2002 in the Surgical Unit at Verona Hospital, and from December 2002 to May 2009 in the Intensive Unit of Cardiac Surgery. She is associate editor of BMC nursing. Federica's primary research interests are in nursing education; caring; learning environment, caring, and evidence based nursing. She is focused both on qualitative and quantitative research methods.