Prof. Dr. Elders is a senior Academic GP and works two days a week in the family practice she founded in the vicinity of the VUmc. She leads the research group together with Joline Beulens since 2014. After…read more Click to send mail
Joline Beulens is Professor of Epidemiology at the department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics of VU Medical Center, where she leads the group on 'Lifestyle and Chronic Disease Epidemiology'.
Joline obtained her Master in Human Nutrition (2001; cum laude) and PhD in Human Nutrition…read more
Mirthe Muilwijk is postdoctoral researcher at the department of Epidemiology & Data Science of Amsterdam UMC, Location VUmc. She is registered epidemiologist and her main interest lies in the effect of environmental exposures, including dietary intake, on type 2 diabetes.…read more Click to send mail
Leen ‘t Hart was born on June 26, 1967 in ‘s-Gravenzande, the Netherlands. After finishing his study in biotechnology (1991), he started his academic career at Leiden University working on a project regarding plant genetics. In 1993 he…read more Click to send mail
Joreintje Mackenbach is an assistant professor at the department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics of the Amsterdam UMC – Vumc. She is a registered epidemiologist and her research focuses on the prevention of obesity and lifestyle-related chronic diseases by changing the…read more
Jeroen leads a small but ambitious centre of expertise on environmental determinants of physical activity, dietary behaviours and chronic disease risk in adults: 'the Upstream Team'.
In various European and National projects his focus of research is on the individual and environmental determinants of lifestyle behaviours and…read more