(Oemar) OS van der Woerd MSc

(Oemar) OS van der Woerd MSc
PhD Candidate Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management Health Care Governance (HCG)
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam

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PhD project about regional governance challenges in healthcare, mainly grounded in qualitative methodologies, and supervised by Prof. Roland Bal and Dr. Wilma van der Scheer.

Involved in the REGIOZ project, an action-oriented research project focusing on how elderly care is increasingly organized in geographical regions, urging for more collaborative care practices. We study, and act with, regional experiments in which alternative types of care are developed, reconfiguring traditional boundaries between healthcare organizations and practitioners.

Master courses Advance Research Methods, Governancy & Strategy, and Comparative Health Policy. For the bachelor Health Sciences (Gezondheidswetenschappen) involved in Philosophy of Science, Qualitative Research, and several serious games.

Study background
Master degrees in Health Care Management, and Public Administration (Policy and Politics), and a bachelor degree in Health Sciences. All obtained at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Ancillary activities
Editorial board Public Note, Jong GENERO, PhD clubs, and interested in the Surinamese healthcare sector.


Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam