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“You have to think carefully about social embedding of artificial intelligence to ensure it has added value in healthcare”
Are big data and technological innovations in healthcare exclusively convenient, or complicated too? Prof.dr. Antoinette de Bont does research into the…
Thursday 20 Feb 2020
Around Erasmus MC are signs bearing the message: "This hospital is working towards a smoke-free generation". Since 1 September 2019 , the hospital and its surroundings are completely smoke-free.
Thursday 19 Dec 2019
“We have enough food, but still people are hungry. Perhaps something goes wrong on markets on which foods are traded”
Marta Szymanowska is Associate Professor of Finance. Her research sheds light on how finance can contribute to a solution of SDG2 ‘Zero hunger’.
Tuesday 17 Dec 2019
"Subtle factors in the choice environment shape our likelihood to eat healthy and make sustainable food choices"
Anne-Kathrin Klesse, Associate Professor at RSM, studies how consumers can be nudged to make both healthier and more sustainable consumption choices.
Monday 16 Dec 2019
Endowed professor of chronobiology & health Bert van der Horst: "Your biological clock is of vital importance"
Our biological clock has far more of an impact on our health than we expect it to, says Bert van der Horst, endowed professor of chronobiology & health.
Friday 25 Oct 2019
Alumna Cathy van Horik: 'As doctor you are always educating younger colleagues'
For the alumni platform EUR Connect photographer Marie Cecile Thijs portrayed thirty special alumni. Doctor Cathy van Horik is one of them.
Saturday 22 Jun 2019
Do we really understand the numbers we receive?
Governments, organisations and the media are all heavily invested in bringing numbers across to ordinary people.
Tuesday 16 Apr 2019
February 28th is Rare Disease Day
The objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the general public, researchers, health professionals and policy makers about these rare…
Monday 25 Feb 2019
Cornell Professor John Cawley: ‘One nice thing about risky behaviours is that they are universal.’
Professor John Cawley of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, will be a part-time Visiting Professor at Erasmus University Rotterdam for the next four years…
Tuesday 23 Oct 2018
Associate Professor Esther de Bekker-Grob: 'We need collaboration to be truly useful for society, not just enjoying ourselves doing research for the sake of research.’
Associate Professor Esther de Bekker-Grob believes that through multidisciplinary collaboration, Erasmus University Rotterdam can contribute to true innovation…
Thursday 18 Oct 2018
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