Families – the missing dimension in health promotion

New journal article in the American Journal of Public Health, co-authored by a US, Finnish, Scottish team highlights the importance of recognising the family as a critical nexus between individually and community focused health promotion efforts. The paper draws on empirical experiences in the area of cancer from the US and Finland on working with families as a system of co-survivors.

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Video of SDHI seminar presentation ‘Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive interventions’ now available

Research Professor Catherine Marshall, Northern Arizona University presented on the topic ‘Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive interventions’ on July 10th.

Gozde Ozakinci wrote a personal report about the event on her blog. Check it out HERE

The video stream of the presentation is now available for viewing.