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Head of Center for Nutrition, Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment. 2013-present

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Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Wageningen University

1 Jun 19921 Jun 1997

Master, Wageningen University



  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • health promotion
  • policy
  • evaluation
  • epidemiology

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Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences
Netherlands Medicine & Life Sciences
Life Style Medicine & Life Sciences
Randomized Controlled Trials Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Literacy Medicine & Life Sciences
Body Composition Medicine & Life Sciences
Weight Loss Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1999 2019

Chronically ill patients’ preferences for a financial incentive in a lifestyle intervention. Results of a discrete choice experiment

Molema, C., Veldwijk, J., Wendel-Vos, W., De Wit, A., van de Goor, I. & Schuit, J., 25 Jul 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 7, p. 1-15 15 p., e0219112.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
economic incentives
Patient Preference
Medical problems
Life Style

Effect of diet with or without exercise on abdominal fat in postmenopausal women - A randomised trial

Van Gemert, W. A., Peeters, P. H., May, A. M., Doornbos, A. J. H., Elias, S. G., Van Der Palen, J., Veldhuis, W., Stapper, M., Schuit, J. A. & Monninkhof, E. M., 11 Feb 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, p. 1-9 9 p., 174.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Abdominal Fat
Intra-Abdominal Fat
Weight Loss

Correction to: Improving health promotion through central rating of interventions: The need for Responsive Guidance

Kok, M. O., Bal, R., Roelofs, C. D. & Schuit, A. J., 8 Mar 2018, In : Health Research Policy and Systems. 16, 1 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to JournalComment / Letter to the editorAcademic

Open Access
Health Promotion

Aanbevelingen voor de evaluatie van de integrale wijkgerichte aanpak van overgewicht

van Koperen, T. M., Wirix, A. J. G., Renders, C. M., Spierings, E. J. M., Hendriks, A. M., Westerman, M. J., Seidell, J. C. & Schuit, A. J., Dec 2017, In : Tijdschrift voor gezondheidswetenschappen. 95, 7-8, p. 326-334

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review


Citizen Science for Health in all Policies: Engaging communities in knowledge development

den Broeder, J. M., 2017, 307 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access