About the course
Health Communication & Health Promotion are important fields for researchers, practitioners and policy makers. The goal of this intensive course is to provide an overview of... more
2 July 201814.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Ingeborg van der PuttenSupervisor:prof.dr.mr. S.M.A.A. EversCo-supervisors: dr. M. Hilligsmann, dr. R.C.W.Hutubessy (WHO), dr. A.T.G. PaulusTitle: Using... more
De Academische Werkplaats Publieke Gezondheid Limburg organiseert een regionale conferentie over het belang en versterking van preventie van (tiener)zwangerschappen. Deze refereerbijeenkomst is voor... more
Congratulations to Kei Long Cheung, now postdoc at CAPHRI, who defended his thesis titled 'The Use of an Economic Decision Support Tool in the Context of Tobacco Control - Prerequisites for the... more
Het ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport (VWS) heeft besloten om de zes Samenwerkende Academische Netwerken Ouderenzorg (SANO) structurele financiering te verlenen. De zes netwerken... more
1 June 201814.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Jan A.P. GeurtsSupervisor:prof.dr. L.W. van RhijnCo-supervisor: dr. J.J. ArtsTitle: Biomaterials in infection treatmentInformation: j.geurts@mumc.nl

7 June 2018 ... more
On 30, 31 May & 1 June 2018, the 4th edition of the course 'Klinische predictiemodellen - theorie en praktijk’ will take place in Van der Valk Hotel, Maastricht. The course, which will be in... more
Van de circa achtduizend kinderen die jaarlijks in Limburg worden geboren hebben er ongeveer 300 een aangeboren afwijking. Dat is 3,84 procent of 38 op de 1000 kinderen. Het Nederlands gemiddelde... more
DissertationHealth technology assessment (HTA) is a multidisciplinary field in which, among others, costs, (cost-)effectiveness and preferences play an important role. Given the rising health care... more
Dr. Mickael Hiligsmann holds a PhD in Health, Medicine and Life Sciences from Maastricht University (2015), a PhD in Medical Sciences (2010), a master in Public Health (2006) and a master in... more
7 May 201814.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Huub HoofsSupervisor:prof.dr. IJ. Kant, prof.dr.ir. M.W.J. JansenCo-supervisor: dr. N.W.H. JansenTitle: Assessment, measurement and evaluation within public mental... more
On 20 April, Melanie Kleynen will defend her PhD-thesis titled “Perspectives  on Theory and Application of Implicit and Explicit Motor Learning in Neurological Rehabilitation“ at 2 p.m. at... more
Marieke van Engelenburg- van Lonkhuyzen (Supervisory team Rob de Bie, Marc Benninga, Esther van Soerland-Bols) was awarded the KNGF (Koninklijk Nederlands Genootschap voor Fysiotherapie) thesis prize... more
On April 11 during the ‘Week van de Longen’ Onno van Schayck and Annerika Slok received the NRS science award for their research about the Assessment of Burden of COPD tool (in Dutch: Ziektelastmeter... more
Dr. Katarzyna (Kasia) Czabanowski (Research Line Creating Value-Based Health Care) was awarded a Fellowship through Distinction of the Faculty of Public Health (FPH) of the Royal Colleges of... more
The ‘E-manager Chronic Diseases’ project, a collaboration between CAPHRI, TNO, NIVEL and the University of Twente was awarded a prestigious grant within the Innovative Medical Devices Initiative (... more
Onno van Schayck, Professor of Preventative Medicine at CAPHRI  has given a lecture on the effects of air pollution on our health: in the Netherlands our exposure is equivalent to two packs of... more
5 April 201816.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Maartje van der AaSupervisor:prof. dr. J.A.M. Maarse, prof. dr. mr. S.M.A.A. Evers, Prof. mr. S. KLosse Co-supervisors: Dr. A.T.G. PaulusTitle:Financial risks of... more
Congratulations to Robert Willemsen who defended his PhD thesis on assessing chest pain in primary care on 23 March 2018 and was awarded the distinction cum laude. He has studied the diagnostic... more
The Lancet publishes three papers on low back pain, by an international group of authors led by Prof Rachelle Buchbinder, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, which address the issues around the... more
On 16 March, prof. dr. Angelique de Rijk will have her inaugural lecture (in Dutch) titled “Arbeidsre-integratie blijft mensenwerk” at 4.30 p.m. at Minderbroedersberg 4-6. Angelique de Rijk holds a... more
9 March 201814.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Johannes NielenSupervisor: Prof.dr. A. Boonen, Prof.dr.ir. P.C. DagnelieCo-supervisors: Dr. F. de Vries, Dr. B. van den BemtTitle: Osteoarthritis: association... more
We cordially invite you to the Annual CAPHRI Research Day which will be held on Thursday 9 November 2017 at Château St. Gerlach (Joseph Corneli Allee 1, Valkenburg aan de Geul). Theme of the day will... more
5 October 201716.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Ellen OostingSupervisor: Prof. N.L.U van MeeterenCo-supervisors: Dr. J.J. Dronkers, Utrecht, Dr. T.J. Hoogeboom, RUNTitle: Optimization of physical functioning... more

4 July 201714.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Antje van der Zee-NeuenSupervisors: Prof. A.E.R.C.H. Boonen, Prof. J.M.J.P. van der Linden, Prof. R.A. de BieTitle: Work outcome in musculoskeletal diseases: the... more