Interdisciplinary Conference: Knowledge Translation and Self-Management in Chronic Diseases

Interdisciplinary Conference: Knowledge Translation and Self-Management in Chronic Diseases

Knowledge Translation and Self-Management in Chronic Diseases: Contexts, Tools and Practices

This interdisciplinary conference aims at crossing concepts and empirical research on the processes through which knowledge translation takes place in the self-management of chronic diseases, with a specific scrutiny of the expected and actual functions of the tools and the context in which translation occurs, on the one hand, and of the difficulties and negotiations that people living with a chronic disease face in gaining autonomy, on the other hand.

Organisers: Professor Michèle Grossen, Professor Bernard Burnand, Professor Francesco Panese, Dr Giada Danesi, Dr Vincent Pidoux, Mélody Pralong

Date: 18-19 May 2017

Venue: IDHEAP, Room AULA, University of Lausanne, M1 UNIL Mouline

Further information is available here.

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