Swedish Transition Effects Project Supporting Teenagers with chrONic mEdical conditionS
Dr. Ewa-Lena Bratt and Dr. Carina Sparud-Lundin presented STEPSTONES in Uppsala’s Networking meeting for doctorate pediatric nurses on November 10th.
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.
The abstract entitle “Empowerment in congenital heart disease: psychometric properties of the Gothenburg Young Persons Empowerment Scale (GYPES)” has been accepted in the EuroHeart Care Conference (May 18-20 2017) in Jönköping, Sweden. Oral abstract presentation.
Philip Moons and Ewa-Lena Bratt were invited speakers during “Barn vecka” in Västerås, 23-27 April.
The principal investigator for Stepstones-CHD, Philip Moons, gave on the 26th of September a presentation as an invited speaker, with the title: ”Research in transitional care: Many miles to go. Event Milestone project”. The presentation was held in Kortenberg, Belgium. More information about the project: www.milestone-transitionstudy.eu
Åsa Burström defended her thesis “Transition from child health care to adult health care for adolescents with congenital heart disease” on 9 march. CONGRATULATIONS ÅSA! You can access her thesis in the following link: https://openarchive.ki.se/xmlui/handle/10616/46190