Swedish Transition Effects Project Supporting Teenagers with chrONic mEdical conditionS
On March 3rd 2016 we met with an International Panel of Experts to discuss different experiences and aspects of healthcare in the transition of young people with long-term illnesses. The meeting was held in Copenhagen.
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.
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.
The abstract entitled “Hybrid experimental design: a suitable design to tackle contamination of control groups” has been accepted for the Nordic Conference in Nursing Research: Methods and Networks for the Future (June 15-17, 2016) in Stockholm, Sweden. Poster presentation.
The abstract entitle “Using intervention mapping in developing complex nursing interventions-the STEPSTONES transition program for adolescents with chronic conditions” has been accepted in the European Conference in Nursing and Nursing Research (July 4-5, 2017) in Malmö, Sweden. Poster presentation.