prof.dr. (Anna Petra) A.P. Nieboer

prof.dr. (Anna Petra) A.P. Nieboer

Endowed Professor Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management Socio-Medical Sciences (SMS)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
J 8-71
+31 10 4082804

Latest academic publication

L. Vestjens, J.M. Cramm & A.P. Nieboer (2018). An integrated primary care approach forfrail community-dwelling older persons: astep forward in improving the quality ofcare. Bmc Health Services Research. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2827-6

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Nieboer is a professor of Socio-Medical Sciences at the Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University.
In the past decade, her work has focused on quality of care; innovation in health and social care; and the selfmanagement abilities and wellbeing of community-dwelling, (frail) older people. The author of more than 130 peer-reviewed articles, Nieboer has extensive experience with the evaluation of large-scale, complex, and multidisciplinary interventions.
Nieboer holds a master’s degree in sociology from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, and a doctorate from the same institution upon completing the doctoral program in sociology at the Interuniversity Center for Social Science, Theory, and Methodology.

Fields of interest
- Healthy Ageing 
- Innovations in health and social care

Qualify of care

Research projects

  • 2012 – 2013 Extension Evaluating disease-management programmes in chronic care (for ZonMW, principal investigator)
  • 2011 – 2013 Evaluatie Zichtbare Schakels Rotterdam (for OSER (koepel voor geïntegreerde eerstelijnszorg), principal investigator)
  • 2011 – 2015 Ontwikkeling en testen van een uitkomstmaat ouderenzorg (for iBMG, co-investigator)
  • 2011 – 2014 Evaluatieonderzoek Disease management Noord-Kennemerland (financed by Pfizer, principal investigator)
  • 2010 – 2013 Welzijn en zorg voor ouderen in Rotterdam volgens Integrale Wijk Aanpak (for ZonMw Nationaal Programma Ouderenzorg, principal investigator evaluation)
  • 2010 – 2014 Evaluation of systematic patient participation in quality improvement projects (for iBMG, co-investigator)
  • 2009 – 2010 Zorgen voor blijvend beter (for ZonMW, co-investigator)
  • 2009 – 2011 Evaluating the Care for Better collaborative, yearplan 2009-2011 (for ZonMW, co-investigator)
  • 2009 – 2012 Evaluating disease-management programmes in chronic care (for ZonMW, principal investigator)
  • 2009 – 2011 Zorgprogramma voor Preventie en Herstel: een persoonsgerichte, integrale interventie ter preventie van functieverlies na ziekenhuisopname (for ZonMw Nationaal Programma Ouderenzorg, co-investigator)
  • 2008 – 2011 Evaluatie ‘Op eigen benen vooruit’ (for ZonMW, principal investigator)
  • 2008 – 2011 Evaluating the Care for Better collaborative (extension for ZonMW, co-investigator)
  • 2008 – 2011 Evaluatieonderzoek Disease management (financed by Pfizer and iBMG principal investigator)
  • 2008 – 2011 Evaluation study on the Extension of the care for better Innovation programme (for ZonMW principal investigator)
  • 2007 – 2008 Top talent subsidy to develop a proposal on Disease Management (principal investigator)
  • 2007 – 2010 Evaluating the trajectories of Care for Better for long-term mental health care and care for the handicapped (for ZonMW, principal investigator)
  • 2007 – 2010 Evaluating integrated development and implementation of innovations in the care sector (for ZonMW, co-investigator)
  • 2007 – 2008 The effectiveness of decision-support on decision-making processes of intellectually disabled clients and their caretakers (for ZonMW, principal investigator)
  • 2006 – 2009 Evaluating the Care for Better collaborative (for ZonMW, co-investigator)
  • 2006 – 2008 TB Stigma and Quality of Life in the Eastern Cape (Sanpad, co-investigator)
  • 2005 – 2006 Toekomstvisie langdurige zorg en ondersteuning vanuit burgerperspectief. For the Federation of Patients and Consumer Organizations in the Netherlands (NPCF), (principal investigator)
  • 2003 – 2005 Haalbaarheidsstudie landelijke benchmark CVA-ketenzorg (for ZonMW, principal investigator)



Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam