Akré Christina

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Christina Akre holds a PhD in Life Sciences from the University of Lausanne (Switzerland) and a Master’s degree in Anthropology and Sociology from the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland). She also trained during 12 months as a SNF research fellow at the Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (MA, USA).

She leads studies on adolescent health at the Lausanne University Hospital and at the Center for Primary Care and Public Health (Unisante), University of Lausanne. Her main fields of expertise are in transition from pediatric to adult care, adolescents with chronic conditions and their families, sexuality, and substance use among adolescents and young adults.

She is also head of the Platform of qualitative research at Unisante, where she supervises research and teaches qualitative research in the field of public health and clinical research.    

Prix et distinctions scientifiques: 

Career development Award 2017 of the  Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (USA)

PhD (Sciences de la vie)
Titre académique: 
Privat-docent (PD)
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Projets de recherche en cours (collaborateur)

Last Publications

Journal Article

Year of Publication: 2008

Chariatte V, Berchtold A, Akré C, Michaud P-A, Surís J-C. J Adolesc Health 43 (2008) 38-45.

Year of Publication: 2007

Chariatte V, Michaud P-A, Berchtold A, Akré C, Surís J-C. Swiss Med Wkly 137 (2007) 677-81.

Surís J-C, Akré C, Berchtold A, Jeannin A, Michaud P-A. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161 (2007) 1042-7.


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