Little Nobel Day

Date: 2017-12-08
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Location: Vårdvetarhuset, Sal B301 och B302
The event is for: students - anyone - employees

Welcome to a half day conference under the theme Equity in Health, showcasing current research at the departments of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation and Nursing and the Epidemiology and Global Health unit. Free event, open to all.


08.30 - 08.35 WELCOME
Moderator: Britt-Inger Saveman

08.35 - 09.25 PRESENTATIONS
Ultrasound-based shear wave elastography for staging liver fibrosis --Marie Byenfeldt

A feasibility study of Safe Step – An application to support exercise for older people to prevent falls -- Linda Månsson

Climate change and Dengue/Zika mosquitos – Risk of invasion of Ae. aegypti in Europe -- Jing Helmersson

Do structural and cognitive social capital represent equal resource for different population sub-groups in Ukraine? -- Kateryna Karhina

09.30 - 10.25 PRESENTATIONS
Gait, physical activity and cognition among very old people – Association and prediction of dementia -- Jerry Öhlin

Quality of life, thriving and self-rated health of residents living in sheltered housing -- Laura Balash

Exploring resident thriving in nursing homes -- Rebecca Baxter

Health care priority setting for the elderly in a decentralized governance system in rural Tanzania. A case of Nzega and Igunga Districts -- Malale Tungu

Health care utilisation by the elderly in Tanzania: Does insurance status matter? A cross sectional study of Igunga and Nzega Districts -- Paul J. Amani

Screening Aviators – Can we include movement control tests? -- Matthias Tegern

A clinical database without systematic assessment fails to identify postoperative delirium in older patients undergoing cardiac surgery -- Nina Smulter

Recurrent pain and success in school – A systematic literature review -- Susanne Ragnarsson

Participating in multimodal rehabilitation in primary care: a study of patient experiences -- Elisabeth Pietilä Holmner

Exploring the impact of leadership in aged care on job strain and social support -- Annica Backman

(Umeå Center of Health Care Science) -- Birgitta Olofsson

11.30 - 12.30 PRESENTATIONS
Increasing physical activity in office workers – results from an RCT on treadmill workstations -- Frida Bergman

Does workplace design and intervention activities influence sedentary behaviour in the office? – A longitudinal study of office workers -- Viktoria Wahlström

Improving initial post-crash care in Dar es Salaam. Development and evaluation of an educational intervention program for traffic police officers -- Menti Ndile

Recurrent pain in school-aged children – A longitudinal study about the potential negative effect on school achievement -- Susanne Ragnarsson

Time Together in psychiatric inpatient care. Feasibility and effects -- Jenny Molin

12.30 - 12.45 CLOSING REMARKS
Britt-Inger Saveman

Organizer: Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Epidemiology and Global Health, and Nursing
Contact person: Agneta Westergren
Event type: Conference
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