Danish Comprehensive Cancer Center DAnish OncoGEriatric network (AGE)

Hermed invitation til et seminar, som måske kan interessere nogen af jer: DCCC Ageinviterer herved til det første internat møde om onko-geriatriske forskningsprojekter i Danmark. Internatet vil finde sted d.25.-26. februar på Hotel Park, Middelfart. Baggrund 10. december 2014 blev det første møde i Onkogeriatrisk Interessegruppe afholdt. Siden har vi mødtes et par gange om […]

Person-Centred Care in The US and In Denmark: Why Is It Important to Ensure Kind, Enabling and Personalised Care and How Do We Move Forward?

Open research seminar Location: Auditorium 35.01.05, Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Building 35, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1353 København K (access through Gammeltoftsgade 13).Date: January 22 2019, from 3-7 PM. Providing person-centered healthcare that is respectful of and responsive to citizens’preferences, needs, and values remains a key challenge for healthcare systems worldwide. In this research […]

December Dissertation Defenses in Sweden at in Psychology of Religion, and the IMPACT research program at Uppsala University

Existential meaning-making in the midst of meaninglessness and suffering Date: 13 december, kl. 13.00 Place: Universitetshuset, sal IV Doctoral candidate: Yukako Nahlbom Organiser: Teologiska institutionen Advisors: Professor Valerie DeMarinis; Associate Professor Önver Cetrez, Uppsala University; Professor Fumie Inatani, Kagoshima University, Japan Opponent: Professor Lars Danbolt, Norwegian School of Theology, Religion and Society, Norway The overall aim of this qualitative […]

Effects of existential interventions on spiritual, psychological, and physical well-being in adult patients with cancer: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Dear All, Here is a new article that will interest many of you: Bauereiss, N., et al. (2018). “Effects of existential interventions on spiritual, psychological, and physical well-being in adult patients with cancer: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.” Psychooncology 27(11): 2531-2545.             OBJECTIVES: To synthesize the evidence of existential interventions in adult […]

Professionel patientkommunikation – Nationalt symposium på Nyborg Strand 6. juni 2019

Early announcement: Professionel patientkommunikation – Hvad er det? Og hvad skal der til for at sikre høj kvalitet og implementering? Tiden sammen med patienten er kort. Skærmopgaver stjæler opmærksomhed. Der kommer flere kroniske patienter og personalet forventes i stigende grad at kunne magte den kommunikation, der skal til for at hjælpe den enkelte patient og […]

Do We Have a Case? International Conference on Case Studies Research in Chaplaincy Care February 25-26, 2019

Do We Have a Case? International Conference on Case Studies Research in Chaplaincy Care Amsterdam, The Netherlands – February 25-26, 2019  Please be aware of this very interesting conference of the new Academic Centre for Spiritual Care in Holland in February 2019 – see more here: https://ucgv.nl/conference/  

Centre for Religion, Health and Well-Being

A new Centre for Religion, Health and Well-Being has been established in Holland – see more at this link https://www.rug.nl/research/centre-for-religious-studies/research-institutes/centre-religion-health-well-being/

Conference on Meaningful Relations in Aging and Dying Call for papers

Dear All, This conference may be of interest to you – see attached Call_for_papers_MeRela. Conference on Meaningful Relations in Aging and Dying Call for papers 28-30 August 2019 Helsinki, Finland University of Helsinki and University of Eastern Finland  The Conference on Meaningful Relations in Aging and Dying covers various aspects of aging and dying, specifically focusing […]

PhD-defence by Christian Balslev van Randwijk on Physician Values

Dear Friends in Nordic Network for Research in Faith and Health, Christian Balslev van Randwijk will defend his PhD-thesis “Beliefs and Values of Danish Physicians – And implications for Clinical practice” on 12 December 14:00-16:00 in the Auditorium of Winsløwsparken 25, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense (please note the date: not 22 but 12 December) […]

Book: Meaning-making Methods for Coping with Serious Illness

In their new book, the Fereshteh Ahmadi and Nader Ahmadi explore the influence of culture on choice of coping methods, be they purely religious, spiritual or existential. The term “existential meaning-making coping” is used to describe coping methods that are related to existential questions; these methods include religious, spiritual and existential coping methods. Meaning-making Methods for […]