'Healthy Puberty' is the third meeting (in Dutch) of 4 about the Healthy Generation of South Limburg organised by the Living Lab of Public Health Limburg. The meeting gives insight in the transition... more
Het aantal inwonersinitiatieven in Nederland groeit sterk. Nieuwe initiatieven ontstaan naast ‘oude’ sociale verbanden, zoals verenigingen. Bewoners realiseren een Zorghuus voor dementerende ouderen... more
30 August 201912.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Mohamed A. Jafer Research line: Promoting Health and Personalised Care Supervisors: Prof.dr. R. Crutzen, Prof.dr. B. van den BorneTitle: Early detection of oral... more
11 September 201912.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Emilia PajorResearch line: Promoting Health and Personalised Care  Supervisor: Prof.dr. H. de VriesCo-supervisors: Dr. A. Oenema, Dr. S.M. EggersTitle:... more
Kei Long will work on his research project on tailoring in dHealth interventions and the application of recommender systems. Tailored digital health interventions base their algorithms on (... more
The Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER) announces the Andrija Stampar Summer School. An exclusive inspirational experience, innovative teaching styles, profound... more
In the Netherlands there has been an ongoing shift from indoor sex work settings such as licensed brothels and clubs to home-based sex work. Consequently, female sex workers (FSW) are harder to reach... more
2 July 201916.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Lloyd Akrong Research line: Inequity, Participation and GlobalisationSupervisor: Prof.dr. D. Townend, Prof.dr. G. de WertCo-supervisors: Dr. A. MeershoekTitle:... more
On 28 juni 2019 at 16.30 hrs. Jochen Cals, prof. Effective Diagnostics in General Practice (RL Optimising Patient Care) will give his inaugural lecture "Komt een test bij de huisarts".
Location: Aula... more
The two-day postgraduate crash course Health Technology Assessment (HTA) provides an in-depth theoretical and practical foundation on HTA and focusses on trial-based economic evaluation (cost-... more
About the course
Health Communication and Health Promotion are important fields for researchers, practitioners and policy makers. The goal of the course is to provide an overview of important... more
Onno van Schayck, professor of preventive medicine at CAPHRI, Maastricht University (UM), is one of the six nominees for the 2019 Huibregtsen Prize, which is awarded to recent research that is both... more
During the NHG (The Dutch College of General Practitioners) Science Day, Eefje de Bont (research line Optimising Patient Care) won the NHG Science Prize for her article on the study of the effect of... more
The mouse virus, a tapeworm or a tick virus; rare diseases that make the media and often cause a stir. Climate change, increasing imports and improving diagnostics are likely to lead to more... more
In top sport, performance and physical functions are measured in various ways. Applications used in (top) sport can sometimes also be used in healthcare with minor adjustments. It is not always... more
6 June 201916.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Wilma Savelberg-PasmansResearch line: Promoting Health and Personalised Care Supervisor: Prof.dr. T. van der Weijden, Prof.dr. L.J. BoersmaCo-supervisors: Dr. M.L... more
A follow-up study has been started to put an asthma breath test for toddlers into practice. The new breath test, developed by Edward Dompeling (research line Optimising Patient Care) and colleagues... more
On 23 May 2019 The G.C.E.Burgerpenning 2019, a prize for the best publication in the field of occupational and industrial medicine, was awarded to Carin de Brouwer for her dissertation, entitled: “... more
On 20, 21 and 22 May 2019, the 5th edition of the high-rated course 'Klinische predictiemodellen - theorie en praktijk’ will take place in Van der Valk Hotel, Maastricht. The course, which will be in... more
Save the Date: De Academische Werkplaats Revalidatie, een samenwerking tussen Adelante Zorggroep en Universiteit Maastricht/CAPHRI organiseert het symposium 'Thuisinterventies in de kinderrevalidatie... more
On 8 and 9 May 2019 the Annual CaRe days organised by the Netherlands School of Public Health and Care Research will take place at the Inntel Hotels Art in Eindhoven. This year's theme is Science for... more
This year’s annual CaRe Days took place on 8 and 9 May in Eindhoven. Approximately 150 PhD students and senior researchers of the four research institutes, APH, CAPHRI, Nivel and RIHS joined to... more
10 May 201914.00 hrs.

PhD ceremony Lotte KnapenResearch line: Optimising Patient Care Supervisor: prof.dr. V.C.G. Tjan-HeijnenCo-supervisors: Dr. S. Croes; dr. F. de Vries; dr. N.P. van Erp,... more
The first results of the project "The Healthy Primary School of the Future" are summarized in a public-friendly booklet. The effects are more than encouraging: children have started to behave more... more