Nanna Wurr Stjernqvist

​MSc. Health Promotion & Social Sciences

Research area

Health Promotion and social health among children and adolescents in the school setting

  • Effect evaluation of school based health promotion interventions and qualitative case studies
  • Social capital in the school setting with a focus on children as active participants in creation and utilization of social capital

Current research

Research project ‘We Act – Together for health’

  • To explore children’s experiences of participation in everyday school situations and to contribute to the conceptualization of the mechanisms for children’s development of social capital in the school setting.
  •  To evaluate the effect of ‘We Act’ on child perceived cognitive social capital in the school setting.
  • To explore how participatory health educational methods exemplified in ‘We Act’ relates to social capital creation in the school setting.

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