Birna has a MSc degree in Nutritional Medicine form the University of Surrey.  Birna has studied Evidence-Based Health Care at the University of Oxford, rx specialising in preparation of Cochrane Intervention reviews (including Cochrane Overviews of reviews).

Birna works for Jörth as a nutritionist and lecturer.  Birna lives in Sólheimar, an Eco Village in the South of Iceland, with her husband and 2 children.

Birna´s interests are above all nutrition and health.  Birna is fascinated how to use food and nutrition as medicine.  Birna has sought number of quality education and continues to do so (details here).