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Susanna Geidne

Title: Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Health Sciences

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Phone: +46 19 302176

Room: G2126

Susanna Geidne

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About Susanna Geidne

Susanna Geidne has been an associate professor in Public Health Science since 2017 and a senior lecturer in Sport Science since March 2017. She has a Bachelor of Education in Physical Education from Örebro University and a PhD in Public Health Science from 2012. Susanna has been employed at Örebro University since 2006 and previously worked in the subject Public Health Science.

 

Research

Susanna’s research focuses on practice-based health promotion research with sports as an arena. This includes research on health promoting sports clubs based on different starting points, levels and target groups. The research is often conducted in cooperation with public health and sports practitioners.

Susanna is part of the research team ReShape.

She is responsible for the research project Health-promoting sports clubs (HPSC) and participates in the European ERASMUS + project “Creating mechanisms for continuous implementation of the sports club for health (SCFORH) guidelines in the European Union” as part of this project.

Susanna partakes of the project Education for sustainable sport management, through which a competence-oriented sport management program will be developed.

 

Previous research

During 2016-2019 Susanna was responsible for the project Voluntary work within project's funded by the Swedish Inheritance Fund. The project aimed to investigate how volunteering was organized within projects with funding from the Swedish Inheritance Fund.

During 2003-2016 she was a member of the research team Power and commitment–alcohol and drug prevention by non-governmental organizations in Sweden financed by the Swedish Public Health Agency (earlier the National Board of Health and Welfare, followed by the National Institute of Public Health). Publications are reported below. 

Susanna Geidne was responsible for the studies:

  • Leisure-time as a setting for ANDT-prevention - a study about adolescent's health and leisure-time activities. The study, which was running from 2011-2016, aimed to increase knowledge about youth leisure activities and the importance of youth leisure time activities as health promotion. There are several publications reported below.
  • Doped via supplements? A pilot study on doping and supplements in sports clubs in Sweden ran during 2016. The project was a collaboration between ORU, RF SISU Örebro County and the Swedish Sports Confederation. The project is currently dormant.

She also participated in the study:

  • The School as a setting for ANDT prevention - a longitudinal intervention study of kontraktsmetoden and Triaden, which ran between 2011 – 2016. There are some publications listed below.

 

Teaching

Susanna teaching mainly consists of supervision of theses at the undergraduate and advanced level within in the PE-teacher education and the Sport Management programme. She also teaches subjects related to her research topics and research methods; preferably focusing on mixed methods.

She is currently supervising two PhD students:

  • Helena Ericsson since 2018 (main supervisor)
  • Jan Mustell since 2018 (co-supervisor)

 

Networks and collaborations

  • Director of Studies, Doctoral Programme in Sport Science since 2018
  • HEPA Europe Working Group SCforH/HPSC. Working group leader
  • Guest editor IJERPH

Publications

Articles in journals |  Books |  Chapters in books |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Van Hoye, A. , Johnson, S. , Geidne, S. & Vuillemin, A. (2020). Relationship between coaches' health promotion activities, sports experience and health among adults. Health Education Journal.
Van Hoye, A. , Johnson, S. , Geidne, S. , Donaldson, A. , Rostan, F. , Lemonnier, F. & Vuillemin, A. (2020). The health promoting sports club model: an intervention planning framework. Health Promotion International.
Kokko, S. , Martin, L. , Geidne, S. , Van Hoye, A. , Lane, A. , Meganck, J. , Scheerder, J. , Seghers, J. & et al. (2019). Does sports club participation contribute to physical activity among children and adolescents? A comparison across six European countries. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 47 (8), 851-858.
Geidne, S. , Kokko, S. , Lane, A. , Ooms, L. , Vuillemin, A. , Seghers, J. , Koski, P. , Kudlacek, M. & et al. (2019). Health Promotion Interventions in  Sports Clubs: Can We Talk About  a Setting-Based Approach?: A  Systematic Mapping Review. Health Education & Behavior, 46 (4), 592-601.
Johnson, S. , Vuillemin, A. , Geidne, S. , Kokko, S. , Epstein, J. & Van Hoye, A. (2019). Measuring health promotion in a sports club setting: a modified Delphi study. European Journal of Public Health, 29 (Suppl. 4), 559-560.
Johnson, S. , Vuillemin, A. , Geidne, S. , Kokko, S. , Epstein, J. & Van Hoye, A. (2019). Measuring Health Promotion in Sports Club Settings: A Modified Delphi Study. Health Education & Behavior, 47 (1), 78-90.
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2018). Leisure-time youth centres as health-promoting settings: Experiences from multicultural neighbourhoods in Sweden. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 46 (Suppl. 20), 72-79.
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2016). Fritiden som arena för hälsofrämjande arbete: exempel från två ungdomsverksamheter. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, 93 (2), 138-153.
Geidne, S. , Fröding, K. & Larsson, M. (2016). Gambling among adolescents with and without hearing loss. Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health, 6.
Kokko, S. , Donaldson, A. , Geidne, S. , Seghers, J. , Scheerder, J. , Meganck, J. , Lane, A. , Kelly, B. & et al. (2016). Piecing the puzzle together: case studies of international research in health-promoting sports clubs. Global Health Promotion, 23 (1 (Suppl)), 75-84.
Geidne, S. , Beckman, L. , Edvardsson, I. & Hulldin, J. (2016). Prevalence and risk factors of electronic cigarette use among adolescents: Data from four Swedish municipalities. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and drugs, 33 (3), 225-240.
Geidne, S. , Fredriksson, I. & Eriksson, C. (2016). What motives are important for participation in leisure-time activities at Swedish youth centres?. Health Education Journal, 75 (8), 972-985.
Bortes, C. , Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2015). A longitudinal effect study of contract signing for preventing alcohol use among Swedish school children. European Journal of Public Health, 25 (Suppl. 3).
Fredriksson, I. , Eriksson, C. , Geidne, S. , Green, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2015). Alcohol, drug, tobacco and doping prevention by non-governmental organizations in Sweden 2003–2012. European Journal of Public Health, 25 (Suppl. 3).
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2015). Important Strategies for Youth Centers to be Health-Promoting Settings. Health Science Journal, 10 (1).
Geidne, S. , Fredriksson, I. & Eriksson, C. (2015). Leisure-time as a health-promoting setting: experiences from youth-centers in Sweden. European Journal of Public Health, 25 (Suppl. 3).
Fröding, K. , Geidne, S. & Larsson, M. (2015). Problematic gambling in deaf and hearing-impaired young people in Sweden. European Journal of Public Health, 25 (Suppl. 3).
Eriksson, C. C. , Fredriksson, I. , Fröding, K. , Geidne, S. & Pettersson, C. (2014). Academic practice-policy partnerships for health promotion research: experiences from three research programs. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 42 (15 Suppl), 88-95.
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. , Green, S. , Pettersson, C. , Larsson, M. & Eriksson, C. (2014). Jordmån för ett framgångsrikt ANDT-förebyggande arbete inom den idéburna sektorn. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, 91 (1), 30-44.
Green, S. , Pettersson, C. , Geidne, S. , Fredriksson, I. , Larsson, M. & Eriksson, C. (2014). Mervärden och hinder med idéburna organisationers ANDT-förebyggande arbete. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, 91 (1), 18-29.
Geidne, S. , Fredriksson, I. , Green, S. , Pettersson, C. , Larsson, M. & Eriksson, C. (2014). Projektledare inom den idéburna sektorns ANDT-förebyggande arbete.. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, 91 (1), 5-17.
Geidne, S. , Quennerstedt, M. & Eriksson, C. (2013). The implementation process of alcohol policies in eight Swedish football clubs. Health Education, 113 (3), 196-215.
Geidne, S. , Quennerstedt, M. & Eriksson, C. (2013). The youth sports club as a health-promoting setting: an integrative review of research. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 41 (3), 269-283.
Eriksson, C. , Geidne, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2011). A research strategy case study of alcohol and drug prevention by non-governmental organizations. European Journal of Public Health, 21 (suppl 1), 242-242.
Eriksson, C. , Geidne, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2011). A research strategy case study of alcohol and drug prevention by non-governmental organizations in Sweden 2003-2009. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 6.
Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2008). How do minors succeed in buying beer in Sweden?. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 25 (2), 115-127.

Books

Koski, P. , Matarma, T. , Pedisic, Z. , Kokko, S. , Lane, A. , Hartmann, H. , Geidne, S. , Hämäläinen, T. & et al. (2017). Sports Club for Health (SCforH): updated guidelines for health-enhancing sports activities in a club setting. Helsinki: Finnish Olympic Committee.
Koski, P. , Matarma, T. , Pedisic, Z. , Kokko, S. , Lane, A. , Hartmann, H. , Geidne, S. , Hämäläinen, T. & et al. (2017). Sports Club for Health (SCforH): uppdaterade riktlinjer för hälsofrämjande idrottsaktiviteter i föreningsmiljö. Helsinki: Finnish Olympic Committee.

Chapters in books

Geidne, S. & Jerlinder, K. (2019). Jämlik idrott och funktionsnedsättningar. In: Johan R Norberg, Idrotten och (o)jämlikheten: I medlemmarnas eller samhällets intresse? (pp. 133-148). . Centrum för idrottsforskning.

Conference papers

Kokko, S. , Martin, L. , Villberg, J. , Geidne, S. , Koski, P. , Kudlacek, M. , Lane, A. , Meganck, J. & et al. (2017). Does sport club participation contribute to physical activity among children and adolescents in Finland: Sports Club for Health project. Paper presented at Children’s physical activity and sport (CIAPSE 2, Jyväskylä, Finland, 26-28 January 2017.
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. & Eriksson, C. (2016). Leisure-time as a health-promoting setting: experiences from youth-centers in Sweden. Paper presented at 8th Nordic Research Conference in Health Promotion (NHPRC), Jyväskylä, Finland, June 20-22, 2016.
Geidne, S. & Jerlinder, K. (2015). How can sport clubs for non-disabled youth include children and adolescents with disabilities?. Paper presented at Nordic Network on Disability Research, 13th Research conference, Bergen, 6-8 May, 2015..
Geidne, S. , Gianotta, F. , Pettersson, C. & Eriksson, C. (2014). “SMART - The contract concept”: a Swedish program preventing alcohol and tobacco use among youth. Paper presented at The 14th Biennial Conference of the European Association for Research on Adolescence, September 3-6 2014, Cesme, Turkey.
Geidne, S. (2013). The Sports club as a health promoting setting: an example from an alcohol policy intervention in Swedish football clubs. Paper presented at The 7th Nordic Research Conference in Health Promotion: Promoting Health in Everyday Settings: Opportunities and Challenges. 17-19 June 2013, Vestfold, Norway.
Geidne, S. , Quennerstedt, M. & Eriksson, C. (2012). Rekommendationer för implementering av alkoholpolicyer i idrottsföreningar: resultat från en studie med åtta svenska fotbollsföreningar. In: Folkhälsostämman 2012 folkhälsa för en hållbar framtid. Paper presented at Folkhälsostämman 2012 23-25 april, Stockholm (pp. 38-38). Östersund: Statens folkhälsoinstitut.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Reports

Eriksson, C. , Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. , Green, S. , Hulldin, J. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2014). Med kraft och vilja 2013. ANDT-förebyggande arbete inom Statens folkhälsoinstituts stöd till idéburna organisationer. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Arbetsrapport inom folkhälsovetenskap, Örebro universitet 2014:3).
Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. , Green, S. , Hulldin, J. , Larsson, M. , Pettersson, C. & Eriksson, C. (2014). Projektportföljen 2014 Med kraft och vilja: ANDT-förebyggande arbete inom Folkhälsomyndighetens stöd till idéburna organisationer. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Arbetsrapport inom folkhälsovetenskap Örebro universitet 2014:2).
Eriksson, C. , Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. , Green, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2013). Med kraft och vilja 2012: ANDT-förebyggande arbete inom Statens folkhälsoinstituts stöd till idéburna organisationer. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Arbetsrapport inom folkhälsovetenskap 2013:1).
Eriksson, C. , Börjesson, J. , Larsson, M. , Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. & Pettersson, C. (2012). Med kraft och vilja 2011: ANDT-förebyggande arbete inom Statens folkhälsoinstituts stöd till idéburna organisationer. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Arbetsrapport inom folkhälsovetenskap 2012:2).
Eriksson, C. , Börjesson, J. , Fredriksson, I. , Geidne, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2011). Med kraft och vilja 2010: alkohol- och drogförebyggande arbete inom Socialstyrelsens stöd till frivilligorganisationer. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Studier i folkhälsovetenskap, Örebro universitet 2011:1).
Eriksson, C. , Geidne, S. , Larsson, M. & Pettersson, C. (2010). Med kraft och vilja: alkohol- och drogförebyggande arbete inom Socialstyrelsens stöd till frivilligorganisationer 2003-2009 (300ed.). Örebro: Örebro universitet (Studier i folkhälsovetenskap, Örebro universitet 2010:1).