Ella Thiblin presents at congress on childhood cancer


Ella Thiblin, PhD student at U-CARE will give a poster presentation on the ENGAGE trial at the 54th Congress for the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) in Barcelona, ​​September 28th to October 1st 2022.

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PhD student Ella Thiblin. Photo: Mikael Wallerstedt

The aim of the ENGAGE trial is to explore how parents of children treated for cancer experience an internet-based, guided, CBT self-help program. The program is adapted for parents who experience psychological difficulties in relation to their child's illness and treatment period.

The study has investigated how feasible the program is, and how parents experienced different study procedures. At the poster presentation, Ella will share resuLogo of International Society of Paediatric Oncologylts from the study.

Ella Thiblin is supervised by Louise von Essen (U-CARE), Joanne Woodford (U-CARE), Anne H Berman and Päivi Lähteenmäki. 

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