Nicoline has a bachelor and master degree in Public Health Science from University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Her degree is a combination of various health sciences, both quantitative and qualitative. Her maters thesis from 2017 was on health in prisons, with a particular focus on solitary confinement in Danish prisons. She has previously worked with health in prisons at Dignity - Danish Institute Against Torture.
Inequity in health and health among socially marginalized groups are core themes of interest in Nicolines work. In this perspecitve the prison is an interesting field, because the prison population often carries a heavy burden of various health issues and are socially marginalized group.