CHILD 10 years at JU

The Research Unit CHILD celebrates 10 years at Jönköping University. We celebrate this by giving a day conference on research trends. Join us for this anniversary on November 10, 2016!

PROGRAM for November 10, 2016:

09:30-09:55 Registration and coffee in Vistasalen Hb 116 at HLK, JU.

10:00-10:30 From monodisciplinary to interdisciplinary research – a focus on everyday functioning (Professor Mats Granlund, JU)

10:30-11:00 Children with long term health conditions – where are we and where are we going (Professor Karin Enskär, JU)

11:00-11:30 Preschool and school as a context for intervention (Professor Eva Björck-Åkesson, JU)

11:30-12:00 Children with disabilities – participation as a means and an end (Professor Mats Granlund)

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

13:30-14:15 Childhood intervention in an international perspective (Professor Rune Simeonsson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)

14:15-15:00 Children’s rights and childhood intervention (Professor Juan Bornman, University of Pretoria, South Africa)

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

15.30-16:00 Trends in intervention research that can advance study of children with long term health conditions and their families
(Associate Professor Sheila Santacroce, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)

16:00-16:30 Discussion and closing

18:30 Dinner for CHILD-members and speakers

Sign up with Research Coordinator Cecilia Allegrind

Full program