Our PhD fellow Åsa Burström will defend her thesis “Transition from child health care to adult health care for adolescents with congenital heart disease” on march 9th at 09:00 at Skandiasalen, Astrid Lindgrens Children’s Hospital.
The abstract entitle “Responsibility, knowledge and trust-Important aspects in the preparation to the transfer to adult care” has been accepted for the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (June 1-4, 2016) in Rome, Italy. Poster presentation.
STEPSTONES presented their research during the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicines’ Internationell conference in Washington DC, March 6-9th. The research group held a workshop called “Person-centered and Empowering Care for Adolescents with Chronic Conditions during Transition to Adulthood”. In addition, Åsa Burström and Anna Lena Brorsson presented posters about their research.