I am working in the fields of quality management, research and evaluation at the Psychiatric University Clinics Basel, Switzerland.
I am member and former speaker of the scientific-strategic board of the MetaForum 'Innovation for more health'.
I have been teaching health and social psychology at Furtwangen University.
Organizer: Verband der Privaten Krankenversicherung
Location: Berlin, Germany
Bührlen, B., McKernan, S., Harfst, E. & Laxdal, K. (2015). Entwicklung und methodenkritische Prüfung der Nationalen Messungen stationäre Psychiatrie für Erwachsene. Bern: Nationaler Verein für Qualitätsentwicklung in Spitälern und Kliniken der Schweiz (ANQ). Download here.
Bührlen, B., McKernan, S., & Harfst, E. (2014/09/11). Evidence for hospital comparisons and for internal quality management – a contradiction? Presentation at the Annual Conference of the Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Basel, Switzerland, 11 Sept. 2014.
Bührlen, B., McKernan, S., & Harfst, E. (2014/09/10). Analyses ANQ Psychiatry 2013: Approach and Results. Presentation at the Annual Conference of the Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Basel, Switzerland, 10 Sept. 2014.
Bührlen, B., & Meier, T. (2014/04/04). Discussion forum ANQ. Paper presented at the Q-Circle Tagung, Wil, Switzerland, 4. April 2014.
Rüesch, P., Altwicker-Hámori, S., & Bührlen, B. (2014). Treatment situation of persons with mental illness in invalidity insurance: Terra incognita? Soziale Sicherheit CHSS (2/2014), 86-90.
Bührlen, B. (2014, Jan.). Methods in Psychiatry Part I: Evidence, Research designs, Quality Management. Lecture within the curriculum for future psychiatrists of the Swiss Medical Association (FMH), Basel, Thursday, 9 January 2014.
Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?
Albus Dumbledore (J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows)
In Snöstorps kyrka, med Halmstads Vokalensemble - en vän sjunger i kören - , Orkester Rebaroque och jätte bra solister. Göran Persson som dirigent.
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. But, sad or merry, I must leave it now. Farewell.
Thorin II Oakenshield (The Hobbit, The Return Journey)
In 1878, Mark Twain travelled afoot through Europe; he describes the then life in Germany, fencing students in Heidelberg, mountain tours in Switzerland and much more in a funny and interesting way.Read more ...