Research

The goal of the research at the Health University of Applied Sciences is high-quality applied research for promoting and maintaining public health. The aspiration for a research-led culture according to the Health University of Applied Science's mission statement "we educate the future” is thus put into practice.

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Scientific Integrity

In order to maintain scientific integrity at the Health University of Applied Sciences, we expect our research assistants and our students to comply with the agreed scientific practices and display honesty, sincerity, transparency, and a general regard for existing mandatory practices. This is also the foundation upon which the public trust in the research and development work carried out at the Health University of Applied Sciences is built. Each research associate at of the Health University of Applied Science is independently responsible for following the mission statement regarding good scientific practices.

The Health University of Applied Sciences is represented in the "Research Committee for Scientific and Ethical Questions (RCSEQ) ". The RCSEQ is an authorised collegial body of our partner university UMIT in Hall in Tirol and the Health University of Applied Sciences, and was installed to review and assess future studies regarding scientific and ethical criteria.

Researchers A to Z

Kai-Philipp Biermann

Forscher für die Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

Prof.in (FH) Mag.a Dr.in Ursula Costa

Programme Director

Occupational Therapy and
Occupational Sciences

+43 512 5322-76741 Send E-Mail
Heike Fink, MHPE

Teaching & Research
Occupational Therapy

+43 512 5322-76745 Send E-Mail
Lea Heinrich

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Projekt Resselzentrum

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Eva Maria Jabinger, MSc MSc BSc

Programme Director

Quality and Process Management in the Health Care Sector
MBA in the Health Care Sector

Head TiQG

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Oliver Kapferer, BScN

Lehre & Forschung
Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

+43 512 5322-75764 Send E-Mail
Prof.in (FH) Martina König-Bachmann, BSc, MHPE

Programme Director

Midwifery and
Advanced Practice Midwifery

+43 512 5322-76751 Send E-Mail
Mag.a Daliborka Milicevic-Avramovic

Lehre & Forschung
Qualitäts- und Prozessmanagement

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MMag.a Bianca Pircher, BEd MSc

Teaching & Research
Quality- and Process Management in the Health Care Sector

+43 512 5322-76780 Send E-Mail
Mag. Dr. Thomas Pixner, LL. M.

Lehre & Forschung
Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

Dr.in Phil. Nertila Podgorica, MScN

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

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Martina Prokopetz, BSc, MA

Teaching & Research
Radiological Technologies

+43 512 5322-76769 Send E-Mail
Dr.in Christine Rungg

Teaching & Research
Health Care and Nursing

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Barbara Scheiber, BSc, MSc

Lehre & Forschung
Physiotherapie

design. Lehrgangsleiterin
Rehabilitation von Multisystemerkrankungen: Schwerpunkt LongCOVID

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Armin Stegmayr, MHPE

Teaching & Research
Radiological Technology

+43 512 5322-76772 Send E-Mail
Simone Vitzthum, MA, MSc

Tirol Institut für Qualität im Gesundheitswesen

Lehre & Forschung
Qualitäts- und Prozessmanagement

+43 512 5322-76801 Send E-Mail
Mag.a Claudia Wiederin

Programme Director

Physiotherapy
Osteopathy

+43 512 5322-76759 Send E-Mail
Mag.a Dr.in Claudia Zelle-Rieser

Lehre & Forschung
Qualitäts- und Prozessmanagement

+43 512 5322-76778 Send E-Mail

Publications more

 

Articles

Nurses point of view on professional challenges and long term care in Albania.

Podgorica N, Müller AW. 
Journal of Transcultural Nursing. Submitted 2021

 

Post-COVID-19 Rehabilitation: Perception and Experience of Austrian Physiotherapists and Physiotherapy Students

Scheiber B, Spiegl C, Wiederin C, Schifferegger E, Schiefermeier-Mach N. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18, no. 16: 8730. 

Hier online

 

Response of salivary biomarkers to an empathy triggering film sequence - a pilot study

Zenzmaier C, Janssen J, Zulmin C, Österreicher P, Heinrich L, Tucek G, Perkhofer S. (2021). Sci Rep. 11(1):15794.

Hier online

Pandemiebekämpfung: Testen als Patentlösung?

Pixner, T (2021). CuRe 2021/8. 
Hier online

 

Book Contributions

Berichte und Gutachten in der Logopädie.

Newesely G. (2021). In: Steiner J. (Hrsg.), Innovative Beratung in der Logopädie – Handreichungen für die Praxis. Schultz-Kirchner: Idstein. 181-193.

Nudge - Die Kunst, Essen geschickt zu platzieren.

Trenkwalder-Prantl B. in Winkler G, Purtscher AE, Streber A. (2020). Verlag Neuer Merkur GmbH. Planegg.

1. Tiroler Ernährungsbericht.

Egg S, Erler J, Purtscher AE. (2019). fhg – Zentrum für Gesundheitsberufe Tirol GmbH. Innsbruck, Österreich.

Atem und Bewegung. Theorie und 111. Übungen. Extras Online.

Faller N. (2019). 3. erw. u. akt. Auflage. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Deutschland.

 

Talks

Organisationale und individuelle Resilienz in Zeiten der Pandemie am Beispiel von Führungskräften in Pflegeheimen.

Raich, M., Keim, H., Crepaz, M. (2021). Qualmet Symposium. Umit Hall
Link zum Programm

Experiences of Nurses Caring for COVID-19 Patients

Kongressprogramm

Effektivitätsmessungen durch Evaluationen.

Pircher, B., Jabinger, E. (2021). evasys Online-Tagung. Lüneburg
Link zum Programm

 

Die neugeborene Familie, eine vulnerable Zeit zwischen Anforderungen, Erwartungen und Bedürfnissen - Kann Stillen ein stabilisierender Faktor sein?

König-Bachmann M. (2020).  1. VSLÖ-Webinar „Stillen - Interdisziplinäre Fortbildung“.

 

Poster

Steigerung des subjektiv wahrgenommenen Sicherheitsgefühls bei geburtshilflichen Notfällen durch Simulationstrainings

Pircher B, Zenzmaier C, Kleinhans B, König-Bachmann M, Jabinger E. (2021). 14. Forschungsforum der österreichischen Fachhochschulen (FFH 2021)

Connecting Midwives and Violence Prevention Institutions - One Step in Fighting Violence Against Women.

Siller H, Pittl M, Zenzmaier C, Perkhofer S, Hochleitner M, König-Bachmann M. (2019). 9th Congress of the International Society of Gender Medicine. Vienna, Austria.

StaphMap Tirol - Prävalenzstudie zum Vorkommen Methicillin-resistenter Staphylokokken in Tirol.

Oberhauser H, Lutz-Nicoladoni C (2019), 5th Citizen Science Conference, Obergurgl, Österreich – best poster prize 

 

Adaptierung des Mustercurriculums Patientensicherheit der WHO für die Ausbildung in Biomedizinischer Analytik im DACH-Raum.

Kaap-Fröhlich S, Oberhauser H, Kachler M (2019), Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für medizinische Ausbildung, Frankfurt, Deutschland

Fields of Research

The various fields of research treated by the Health University of Applied Sciences cover numerous recent and socially relevant topics that need to be addressed on a regional, national, and international level as they are considered essential by the WHO policy Health 2020.