Care and Public Health Research Institute

CAPHRI is one of Maastricht University’s Schools, with a focus on Healthcare Innovation and Public Health Research. We aim to improve people’s health by performing the highest quality, multidisciplinary research across the complete Healthcare Chain, ranging from Prevention and Primary Care to Rehabilitation and Elderly Care. CAPHRI attracts top scientists from around the world to contribute to this mission and offers a comprehensive PhD training programme for young scientists. Please find out more about our Organisation, our Research or join us as a PhD candidate.

Jochen Cals coordinates nationwide GP reporting system for untested COVID-19 deaths

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Good prediction models for COVID-19 are urgently needed

‘Most prediction models are currently not scientifically reliable enough to serve as a basis for medical decisions.’

Report from the front lines by professor-general practitioner Jochen Cals

"The best cure for the coronavirus? Physical distancing and a minimum dose of social media"

"Dit is de grootse gezondheidscrisis sinds de Spaanse Griep van 1919"

Een interview met prof. Christian Hoebe, Hoogleraar Infectieziektenbestrijding (De Limburger, 21 maart 2020)