Preconference of Effectiveness Research 30.9.2019

The Preconference of Effectiveness Research is for all such master’s level students and PhD-researchers, who are interested in effectiveness research. The preconference together with the National Conference of Effectiveness Research offers you a possibility to broaden your understanding about effectiveness research and gives you a way to network with other young effectiveness researchers. The preconference is held in English.

The Preconference of Effectiveness Research 2019 will be held in the Kuopio campus of the University of Eastern Finland at 30th September, 2019.

Program

Venue places: SN300, SN202, SN203, Snellmania, Kuopio campus, University of Eastern Finland

Monday 30.9.2019

Opening and plenary lectures (Venue place: SN300)

9:15-9:30 The opening of the preconference: Janissa Miettinen, University teacher, University of Eastern Finland

9:30-10:15 PLENARY 1: "How do you evaluate effectiveness?", Professor Timo Toikko, University of Eastern Finland

10:15- 10:30 Discussion

10:30-11:15 PLENARY 2: "Comparative quantitative data and effectiveness research", Senior Researcher Antti-Jussi Kouvo, University of Eastern Finland

11:15-11:30 Discussion

11:30-12:30 Lunch (self-financed)

12:30-14:00 Abstract session (Venue place: SN203, In English, for students)

Abstract session 1: The Many Scopes of Effectiveness Research. Moderators Ulla-Mari Kinnunen & Antti Kouvo.

  • 12:30-13:00: Effectiveness of a gamification strategy to prevent childhood obesity in schools: a cluster-randomized controlled trial, Sebastián Peña
  • 13:00-13:30: Comparative analysis on the Effects of Inclusive Interventions on Social Quality and Capabilities across Four Disadvantaged Groups -Tentative plan, Tiina Ahonen
  • 13:30-14:00: General discussion of effectiveness research

14:00-14:30 Coffee break

14:30-15:30 Abstract session (Venue place: SN203 In English, for students)

Abstract session 2: Effectiveness research for promotion of well-being among older people. Moderators Ulla-Mari Kinnunen & Antti Kouvo.

  • 14:30-15:00: Process evaluation of ´Participatory group-based care management', Hanna Ristolainen
  • 15:00-15:30: Effectiveness of Reablement in Home Care for Older Adults, Satu Niskanen

15:30- Cocktail party, including summating words and closing discussion (Snellmania hall, second floor, for those who have registered for the cocktail party beforehand)

NOTICE: In parallel with the afternoon program is offered also a workshop (see below) targeted specifically for regional companies:

14:30–17:00 Työpaja: Grindery feat. Vaikuttavuuden tutkimus (In Finnish, SN202, 15.30 alkaen SN202/SN203-salit)

Itä-Suomen yliopisto ja Kuopio Living Lab järjestävät yhdessä "Grindery feat. Vaikuttavuuden tutkimus" -tilaisuuden alueen yrityksille ja muille aiheesta kiinnostuneille. Maksuttoman tilaisuuden tarkoituksena on tuoda yrityksille esiin yliopiston Vaikuttavuuden taloa ja sen tuomia mahdollisuuksia tutkimusyhteistyön osalta sekä keskittää yritysten tarvitsemia konsultaatioita tähän tapahtumaan.

Yrityksen edustajilla on mahdollisuus varata 45 minuutin one-to-one sparraus-/keskusteluaika Itä-Suomen yliopiston edustajien ja Kuopio Living Lab-koordinaattoreiden kanssa. Keskustelut käydään luottamuksellisesti. Yrityksen edustaja voi saada siis yhteensä kaksi aikaa Itä-Suomen yliopiston edustajien ja Living Lab koordinaattoreiden sparrauksiin (á 45min).  Asiantuntijoiden kanssa voit keskustella vaikuttavuustutkimuksen toteuttamisen mahdollisuuksista ja sen tuottamista hyödyistä.

Yritysten edustajat voivat ilmoittautua tapahtumaan linkistä: https://my.surveypal.com/Grindery-feat-Vaikuttavuuden-tutkimus. Lomakkeelle annetut vastaukset pidetään luottamuksellisina tapahtuman järjestäjien ja asiantuntijoiden kesken. Ilmoittautumisen tiedoista muodostuu henkilötietorekisteri, linkki tietosuojaselosteeseen.

Alustava ohjelma:

  • 14:30–14:40 Alkusanat ja iltapäivän ohjelma, Jouko Miettinen, projektipäällikkö
  • 14:40–15:10 Vaikuttavuuden talo ja tutkimus, Tomi Mäki-Opas, tutkimusjohtaja
  • 15:10–15:15 Alkuinfo sparraukseen, Merita Kaunisto, projektikoordinaattori
  • 15:15–17:00 Sparraukset (á 45 min)

Call for abstracts

We invite you to submit an abstract for 10 minutes oral presentation for the The Preconference of Effectiveness Research. The preconference of the effectiveness research will be organized for master’s degree and doctoral students to provide opportunity to present their ongoing work. We welcome qualitative, quantitative and theoretical as well as methodological approaches of effectiveness. In addition, presentations on experimental and intervention studies are welcome.

Please submit your abstract max 300 words by 1.9.2019 using the form link: https://elomake.uef.fi/lomakkeet/22269/lomake.html. In form, please select "Preconference of the Effectiveness Research" as thematic session for the abstract.

Acceptance of the abstracts will be announced in the beginning of September.

Registration for the Preconference of Effectiveness Research

The preconference of Effectiveness Research will be organized for master’s degree and doctoral students on September 30, 2019. Please, use this form for the registration:
https://registration.contio.fi/uef/Registration/Login?id=1168-T_1168-1244

Last cancellation date for the participation of the preconference is September 6, 2019. Cancellation can be done in a website portal.

There is no participation fee for the preconference.

NB! If you want to participate the National Conference of Effectiveness Research 1.-2.10.2019, in addition to the Preconference of Effectiveness Research, please fill also the registration form here:
https://registration.contio.fi/uef/Registration/Login?id=1148-T_1148-1214.

You can access the registration form for the National Conference of Effectiveness Research also from the section Ilmoittautuminen.

Important dates

Deadline for abstract submission: 1.9.2019

Acceptance of the presentations: in the beginning of September 2019

Registration starts: 1.5.2019

Registration ends: 1.9.2019

Further information about the program, registration and guidelines for the presentations will be added to these pages.

 

Contact information:

Janissa Miettinen, janissa.miettinen (at) uef.fi