Amina Jama Mahmud, Doctoral student
Health & Technology / Applied Health Technology
B.Ed., RN, MPH
Blekinge Institute of Technology
School of Health Science
SE-371 79 Karlskrona
Phone: +46 455 38 54 27
title of Thesis work
A new setting for Community Health Promotion
Overall aim of the thesis
The main objective is to study the development of health communication in PHC using modern ICT for the purpose of enhancing health literacy using a Participatory Action Research approach.
Dissertation plan and preliminary time schedule
Name: Sara Eriksén
Affiliation: School of Computing, Blekinge Institute of Technology, SE-371 79 Karlskrona, Sweden
Name: Ewy Olander
Affiliation: School of Health Science, Blekinge Institute of Technology
Name: Bo JA Haglund
Affiliation: Dept. of Public Health Sciences Karolinska Institutet
Financing and Affiliations
NUTEK, Blekinge County Council, Knut Hahn Skolan, Ronneby.
Peer Reviewied Publications
Jama A, Olander E, Eriksén S, Haglund BJA. (2013) Health communication in primary health care - A case study of ICT development for health promotion. BMC Health Informatics and Decision making. 2013, 13:17
Jama, A, Olander, E, Wallenberg, L, Haglund, B. (2010) Health promoting settings in primary health care - "hälsotorg": an implementation analysis. BMC Public Health, Vol 10, Issue 707, 2010, ISSN 1471-2458.
Amina Jama Mahmud, Ewy Olander, Bo Haglund, Rune Gustavsson. Virtual Health Square: a new Health Promotion Setting? 8th IUHPE European Conference on Health Promotion and Education. Turin, 9-13 September 2008.
Title: Health Square: A new setting for health promotion in Sweden? ( Manuscript)
Title: Health Square: a new setting for health promoting communication. (In preparation)
Title: A PAR approach to the development of a Digital Interactive Health Square Channel as a tool for health promoting communication (Manuscript)
Title: Participatory evaluation of a collaboratively developed Health Square Channel.
ISECN: IUHPE Student and Early Career Network. http://www.isecn.org/
High school teacher, nurse, public health specialist