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

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

Programme Director

Occupational Therapy and
Occupational Sciences

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Heike Fink, MHPE

Teaching & Research
Occupational Therapy

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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

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Oliver Kapferer, BScN

Lehre & Forschung
Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

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Prof.in (FH) Martina König-Bachmann, BSc, MHPE

Programme Director

Midwifery and
Advanced Practice Midwifery

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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

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Nertila Podgorica, MSc

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege

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Martina Prokopetz, BSc, MA

Teaching & Research
Radiological Technologies

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Mag.a Christine Rungg

Teaching & Research
Health Care and Nursing

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Armin Stegmayr, MHPE

Teaching & Research
Radiological Technology

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Simone Vitzthum, MA, MSc

Studien-Service-Center
Masterprogramme

Lehre & Forschung
Qualitäts- und Prozessmanagement
(derzeit in Karenz)

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Mag.a Claudia Wiederin

Programme Director

Physiotherapy
Osteopathy

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Mag.a Dr.in Claudia Zelle-Rieser

Lehre & Forschung
Qualitäts- und Prozessmanagement

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Publications more

 

Articles

Traditionelle und moderne Ernährungsmuster in Westösterreich

Egg Sabrina, Erler Judith, Anna Elisabeth Purtscher (2020): Traditionelle und moderne Ernährungsmuster in Westösterreich: Zusammenhänge mit Nährstoffprofil, Körperzusammensetzung und ernährungsbedingten Gesundheitsrisiken. Abstract. Aktuelle Ernährungsmedizin, 45 (03): 217-252. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1710230488

Relationship between nutrition knowledge, education and other determinants

Egg Sabrina, Wakolbinger Maria, Reisser Anna, Schätzer Manuel, Wild Birgit, Rust Petra (2020): Relationship between nutrition knowledge, education and other determinants of food intake and lifestyle habits among adolescents from urban and rural secondary schools in Tyrol, Western Austria. Public Health Nutr, 1-12. doi:10.1017/S1368980020000488

Radiopharmaka in Diagnostik und Therapie

Stegmayr A. (2020). Radiopraxis; 13: 71–82, DOI 10.1055/a-1013-9609

 

 

Electrolyte intake and major food sources of sodium, potassium, calcium and magnesium in a population in Western Austria.

Schiefermeier-Mach N, Egg S, Erler J, Hasenegger V, Rust P, König J, Purtscher AE (2020). Nutrients, 12(7), 1956; DOI: 10.3390/nu12071956 - 30 Jun 2020

 

Book Contributions

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.

Dynamik des Kinderwunsches - unerfüllter Kinderwunsch bis hin zum Abschied Kinderwunsch.

König-Bachmann M, Werth M. (2018). In: Strack H, Ensel A. (Hg.). Medizin und Spiritualität. Submitted.

Kleine Schritte führen zum Ziel. LEBENSFREUDE - im Alltag tun, was gut tut. Auch im Alter.

Costa UM, Pasqualoni PP. (2017). In: Reimmichl Volkskalender 2018. Innsbruck. Wien. Tyrolia.100-104.

 

Talks

Mamma-CA: der mögliche Mehrwert der Nuklearmedizin.

Stegmayr A. (2019). Österreichkongress für Radiologietechnologie. Graz. Österreich.

(Demenz)abklärung in der Nuklearmedizin.

Stegmayr A. (2019). 3ter Tiroler MTD-Tag. MTD in der Geriatrie. Innsbruck, Österreich.

Die verschiedenen Myokardszintigraphien in der Nuklearmedizin.

Stegmayr A. (2019). 3te Fortbildung für RadiologietechnologInnen, Herz/Infarkt. Innsbruck, Österreich.

Dosisreduktion in der Osteodensitometrie (MTD-Innovationspreis)

Stegmayr A. (2019). MTD-Forum 2019. MTD in der Primärversorgung. Wien, Österreich.

 

Poster

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.

Risk of cesarean after induction of labor: Impact of definition of expectant management comparator group.

Zenzmaier C, Pfeifer B, Leitner H, König-Bachmann M. (2019). 4th European Congress on Intrapartum Care. Turin, Italy.

Occupational Science - an emerging discipline in Europe: Current developments in an Austrian context.

Costa U. (2018). WFOT Congress. Kapstadt, Südafrika.

Generation and evaluation of stable Lifeact-expressing A549 cell lines for investigation of A.fumigatus interaction with pulmonary epithelial cells.

Schiefermeier-Mach N, Zenzmaier C, Angerer S, Zulmin C, Geley S, Perkhofer S. (2018). 20th Congress of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology. Amsterdam, Niederlande. Medical Mycology. 56/2:120. (Conference paper).

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.