Christophe Debout, RN, MScN, MPhil, PhD. Christophe Debout is a nurse anaesthetist. He successively held positions in clinical practice, management and education in France and abroad. From 2009 to 2014, he was professor in the Department of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences (DSIP) in the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique (EHESP) and was head of this department from 2012 to 2014. He is currently head of the High Institute for Nursing and is a nurse scientist in Health Chair of Sciences-Po Paris / IDS URM Inserm 1145. His research interests include advanced nursing practice and effective strategies to teaching evidence based practice to nursing students. He is also Director of the collection “Advanced nursing practice” (Springer) and associate editor of the Revue Francophone Internationale de Recherche infirmière (Elsevier). He is general secretary of Fine Europe and is a member of the European Academy of Nursing (EANS). He was President of the French National Nurse Association (ANFIIDE) from 2002 to 2009.