SPOTLIGHT DISCUSSION 3: Health care professionals in the EU
Maria Teresa Parisotto has been the executive director of the European Special Nurses Organization since May 2020. Before this, she spent over 30 years at Fresenius Medical Care, where she focused on nurses’ education and held the roles of chief nurse advisor for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America from 2016 to 2019, director of nursing care for southern Europe from 2005 to 2007, and marketing director for peritoneal dialysis from 1997 to 1999, among others. Previously, she was nurse manager in a dialysis unit in the San Paolo hospital in Milan, Italy, from 1976 to 1989. Parisotto holds a nursing diploma and nursing management diploma, both obtained at the Nursing School Hospital San Carlo in Milan, Italy, where she finished her studies in 1976.