Prof. Philip Moons and Dr. Ewa-Lena Bratt were in a research expedition in South Africa working with our new collaborator, the University of Cape Town.
A warm welcome to Sandra Skogby and Markus Saarijärvi, our two new PhD fellows. They will start in January 2017. Sandra’s research will be focused in our related project Adole7C. Markus will be doing a process and economic evaluation of our transition program.
On Monday, November 6th 2017, Mariela Acuna Mora had her half-time seminar.
During 11-12th and 18-19th of April the transition coordinators were invited for training and education. Invited experts gave exciting lectures: Kerstin Ulin started the day with person-centered care Carina Thomet from Bern shared her vaste experience of meeting young people with heart defects in her role as a transition coordinator Joy Ellis, gynecologist talked about…
Recently, the principal investigator of the STEPSTONES-CHD project gave 2 presentations on transition. The first was given at the Congenital Heart Campus, in Ortigia, Sicily on May 24th, with the title “The Stepstones project: How to optimally transition adolescents to ACHD care?”. The second presentation was given at the 29th annual international symposium on congenital…
An abstract entitled “Adolescents with congenital heart disease own beliefs about their illness: illness perception and potential correlates” have been accepted in the European Society of Cardiology Congress (25-29 August 2018) Munich, Germany. Oral presentation