Prof.Dr.

Ruud (G.I.J.M.) Kempen

PhD
Phone: +31 43 388 2292
Birthdate: 23-01-1957
Room: DUB30, 0.071

Experience

Personal statement:

Succesful Ageing: More a Matter of Personal Control than Chance

Education:

- PhD degree in Behavioral and Social Sciences (1990), University of Groningen, The Netherlands. - Master-degree Medical Sociology (1985; cum laude) at the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences. University of Groningen, The Netherlands. - Bachelor-degree Sociology (1981; cum laude) at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Tilburg University, The Netherlands - Bachelor-degree Human Resource Management (1979), Vocational High School 'D'n Elzent', Eindhoven, The Netherlands

 

Keywords:
- Ageing, Psychosocial Aspects, Self-Management, Quality of Life, Long-Term Care
Expertise:

- Gerontology -Ageing -Psychosocial aspects of functioning

Position

Organisations:
Health Services Research (Full professor)
CAPHRI Care and Public Health Research Institute (Full professor)
Research:
Chair:
Professor of Social Gerontology
Work for third parties:
President of the Dutch Society of Gerontology (2016 - ), Chairman of Stichting Vrienden van Horizon (2001 - ), Member of the Committe 'Selfmanagement in old age' of the Health Council of the Netherlands (2016-2018), Member of the Supervisory Board of Sevagram