Caroline Møller Arnfeldt

M.Sc. in anthropology

Palliative Care Research Unit
Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine GP
Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital, University of Copenhagen
Bispebjerg bakke 23B
DK-2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
Phone: +45 3863 5065
E-mail: /

PhD-student at Section of Health Services Research at University of Copenhagen and Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital.
M.Sc. in anthropology from Brunel University in 2011 and from University of Copenhagen in 2013.

Primary fields of research

  • Advance care planning / advance directives
  • Complex interventions
  • Cultural adaptation, pilot-testing
  • Decision-making
  • Specialised palliative care
  • Questionnaire development
  • Qualitative methods

Current research

DIAdiC: Evaluation of Dyadic Psychosocial and Educational Interventions for People with Advanced Cancer and their Informal Caregivers (DIAdIC): An International Randomized Controlled Trial

ACTION: A phase III multicentre cluster randomised clinical trial to assess whether the Respecting Choices Program improves quality of life and symptoms of patients with advanced cancer. My main research interest within the ACTION trial is the adaptation process and pilot testing of the American Respecting Choices advance care planning intervention and the development of a joint European advance directive. Key words: feasibility and acceptability. Website:


Questionnaire development
Qualitative methods