The project is registered2016-02-21
The intervention study is registered in clinicaltrials.gov.
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.
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.
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.
On November 16th, our principal investigator, Professor Philip Moons, presented the project for the German Society on Transition Medicine. See link below:
Philip Moons and Ewa-Lena Bratt were invited speakers during “Barn vecka” in Västerås, 23-27 April.