Forum Series 2021:  COVID19 and Mental Health


Nina Hedegaard Nielsen

Senior Policy Adviser, Occupational Health and Safety
Danish Trade Union Confederation


Nina Hedegaard Nielsen is senior policy advisor on occupational health and safety at FH – Danish Trade Union Confederation. She is also currently spokesperson for the workers in the EU-Commission’s advisory committee on safety and health at work. Nina is trained as an occupational psychologist and have worked for more than 18 years with stress prevention, mental health and psychosocial risks at the workplace. First as a labour inspector, then in the head office of the Danish labour inspectorate. For the past 10 years, Nina has worked for Danish trade unions.