Practice Committee


Identify and disseminate the best practice knowledge and family nursing models used internationally; move family nursing forward by building capacity in nurses for their practice with families.


Co-Chair: Kathryn Anderson
Co-Chair: Maria do Céu Barbieri Figueiredo
Board Liaison: Carole Robinson

Current Members: Kathryn Anderson, USA; Maria do Céu Barbieri Figueiredo, Portugal; Janice M. Bell, Canada; Li-Chi Chiang, Taiwan; Francine deMontigny, Canada; Cristina Garcia-Vivar, Spain, Romy Mahrer-Imhof, Switzerland; Junko Honda, Japan; Norma Krumwiede, USA; Christina Nyirati, USA; Barbara Voltelen, Denmark; Lisa Whitehead, Australia

 2016 Terms of Reference_Practice

Click here for resources for family nursing practice IFNA.FAMILY NURSING PRACTICE report

IFNA Position Statement on Generalist Competencies for Family Nursing Practice  – document created by IFNA Practice Committee

Caring for Refugee Families – document created by IFNA Practice Committee

NEW IFNA Position Statement on Advanced Practice Competencies for Family Nursing – document created by the IFNA Practice Committee