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Sandra A. Haider
Mag. Sandra A. Haider, PhD

Center for Public Health (Department of Social and Preventive Medicine)
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0002-3612-7332
T +43 1 40160-034892


Nutritional Status; Physical Therapists; Public Health; Sports Nutritional Sciences

Selected publications

  1. Haider, S. et al., 2017. Impact of a Home-Based Physical and Nutritional Intervention Program Conducted by Lay-Volunteers on Handgrip Strength in Prefrail and Frail Older Adults: A Randomized Control Trial Y. Fukumoto, ed. PLOS ONE, 12(1), p.e0169613. Available at:
  2. Grabovac, I. et al., 2018. Healthcare Providers Advice on Lifestyle Modification in the US Population: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2011-2016. The American Journal of Medicine. Available at:
  3. Haider, S. et al., 2016. Associations between daily physical activity, handgrip strength, muscle mass, physical performance and quality of life in prefrail and frail community-dwelling older adults. Quality of Life Research, 25(12), pp.3129-3138. Available at:
  4. Luger, E. et al., 2016. Effects of a Home-Based and Volunteer-Administered Physical Training, Nutritional, and Social Support Program on Malnutrition and Frailty in Older Persons: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 17(7), pp.671.e9-671.e16. Available at: