Category Archives: Non classé

Symposium Journée Adolescence 2019

Voici le programme de la journée Adolescence du 6 juin 2019 que nous organisons conjointement avec l’Institut des Sciences Sociales & LIVES, ainsi que l’Institut de Psychologie de l’UNIL. Cette année, cette journée a pour thématique Générations numériques: défis et opportunités. La conférence d’ouverture sera donnée par Madame la Conseillère d’Etat Cesla Amarelle.

Les inscriptions sont ouvertes jusqu’au 27 mai 2019 à l’adresse suivante:


Programme 2019

2nd European Transition Symposium: 12-13 September 2019 – CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

We are delighted to announce the second edition of the European Transition Symposium that will be held in Lausanne. The aim of this symposium is to gather experts in transition in order to share experiences and think together on where to go from now. We are looking forward to welcoming you in Switzerland in September!

This symposium is ideal for: Professionals working with children and/or adolescents with chronic illness (educators, nurses, psychologists, physicians, researchers, social workers, teachers, etc.); wishing to develop or implement a transition program in their clinic, or to share their experience in transition; Students undertaking a masters or PhD on the subject of chronic conditions/transition.

More information:


All abstracts will be peer-reviewed by the Scientific Committee as part of the selection process. Notification of acceptance or rejection will be made via e-mail by June 30th 2019. Accepted abstracts will be assigned to Oral or Poster walk presentations according to the decision of the Scientific Committee, which is final. An award will be given for the best oral presentation and one for the best poster presentation.

Abstract deadline: June 1st 2019
Please send your abstracts by email according to the template to

Registration for the symposium will be open soon!

Best Poster Prize for our Research Group!

Yara Barrense-Dias, research manager and PhD candidate at the Research Group on Adolescent Health, won the Best Poster-Short Oral Presentation Prize at the International Multidisciplinariy Symposium on Gambling held in Fribourg (Switzerland). Her poster was entitled: Is at-risk gambling related to the financial situation ?. Data were taken from the GenerationFRee study, an ongoing longitudinal study on gambling among students and apprentices in the canton of Fribourg.