Daniela Husárová Brindová


Daniela Husárová Brindová, MSc. (1987) received her Master degree in psychology (Faculty of Arts, P.J. Šafárik University in Košice). In 2017 she received her PhD degree in medical sciences at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. During her university studies and after graduation she worked in the psychological centre in work position of psychologist where she worked especially with school-aged children. As a researcher at the Department of Health Psychology, she participates in several projects (Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children study, Care4Youth study). Her research focuses on psychosocial development and determinants of health in social context of school-aged children with health disadvantage. She is also focused on research in health psychology and public health with particular attention to family culture in the context of psychosocial determinants in healthy adolescents. She participates in projects of national research and scientific agencies (APVV, VEGA). In addition, she is a member of national team within Health Behaviour in School-aged children study (HBSC). At present time, she is working at the Department of Health Psychology, Institute of Public Health, Medical Faculty, PJ Safarik University in Kosice as a senior researcher.


Selected scientific activities and projects:

2017 – 2020 Health literacy in a school-aged children as a part of education process in schools and the outcome of school based health education, VEGA 1/0427/17
2016 – 2020 Psychosocial development of children with emotional and behavioural disorders in the system of care – longitudinal study. APVV-15-0012
2013 – 2015 Health and health-related behaviour within social context in adolescence APVV-0032-11
2014 – present Psychosocial development of health disadvantaged school-aged children VEGA 1/0895/14



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