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How much does society value one year living in full health?
In this blog PhD'er Jannis talks about economic evaluations of healthcare interventions & how much society values improving population health in monetary...
Monday 10 May 2021
Routinely collected hospital data for prognosing surgical outcomes and costs: a diamond in the rough?
In this blog, PhD candidate Nèwel talks about how healthcare data can help to identify prognostic factors for surgical outcomes and costs.
Monday 26 Apr 2021
Fulfilling one’s potential (healthy) self, from intention to behaviour
In this blog, PhD candidate Lili talks about digitization in healthcare, including her research into how we can increase physical activity with the i2be app.
Thursday 15 Apr 2021
Healthier babies in the Netherlands: who benefits the most?
In this blog PhD'er Lizbeth will talk about the decline of stillbirths in the Netherlands and whether these improvements are present in all groups of society.
Tuesday 30 Mar 2021
“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
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
'Even the Netherlands has important differences between the health of the poor and rich. We would like to decrease these differences.’
Sam Harper is epidemiologist and associate professor at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. For the next four years he will be working in part at Erasmus…
Monday 26 Nov 2018
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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