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Healthcare

Keeping healthcare affordable but sustainable and just at the same time. This crucial dilemma is the focus of many of our researchers from the viewpoint of economics, governance, sociology, psychology, law and ethics. Many of them cooperate closely with healthcare professionals.


New in Healthcare

  • How to tackle labour exploitation in caretaking? 14 Jun 2018News How to tackle labour exploitation in caretaking?
    The editors of the Dutch journal De Groene Amsterdammer investigated abuses in healthcare. Bulgarian companies provide residential home care for the elderly in the Netherlands and Belgium. Despite serious defects in the business operations and structural underpayment of the - often unqualified - employees, they still get away with it because there is hardly any control.

  • Large NWO grant for datadriven cancer research by Krahmer, Pauws (TSHD) and Vermunt (TSB) 12 Jun 2018News Large NWO grant for datadriven cancer research by Krahmer, Pauws (TSHD) and Vermunt (TSB)
    Prof. Emiel Krahmer, Prof. Steffen Pauws (TSHD) and Prof. Jeroen Vermunt (TSB) received a large subsidy of € 457,000 from NWO for research into data-driven, joint decision-making for individual cancer patients.

  • Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety after Colorectal Cancer 19 Apr 2018News Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety after Colorectal Cancer
    The prevalence of depression and anxiety are increased among survivors of colorectal cancer (CRC), according to a study by Floortje Mols c.s. published in the scientific journal Cancer.

  • International research: How active are you really? 17 Apr 2018News International research: How active are you really?
    A new international study questions how well you actually evaluate your level of physical activity. The study suggests that your self-evaluation might be more wishful thinking than objective assessment.

  • Brabant universities and GGZ Eindhoven together in scientific research 10 Apr 2018News Brabant universities and GGZ Eindhoven together in scientific research
    The universities of Tilburg and Eindhoven and GGzE (Mental Health Care Eindhoven and Kempen) will jointly conduct research in a so-called Academic Workplace. The three organizations focus on three fields: transition of mental healthcare, healing environment and personalized mental health.


  • Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic disorders
    Theme: Medical and clinical psychology
  • Scientific Centre for Care and Welfare
    Theme: Transformation in care and welfare

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Polder, J.J.
Name prof. dr. J.J. (Johan) Polder
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Tranzo, Scientific center for care and welfare
Position
Room RP 228
Phone +31 13 466 4430
E-mail j.j.polder@tilburguniversity.edu
Vingerhoets, A.J.J.M.
Name prof. dr. A.J.J.M. (Ad) Vingerhoets
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Medical and Clinical Psychology
Position Full Professor
Room T 522
Phone +31 13 466 2087
E-mail vingerhoets@tilburguniversity.edu
Roeg, D.P.K.
Name dr. D.P.K. Roeg
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Tranzo, Scientific center for care and welfare
Position Senior researcher
Room RP 202
Phone +31 13 466 8328
E-mail d.p.k.roeg@tilburguniversity.edu
Jans, J.M.N.E.
Name dr. J.M.N.E. (Jan) Jans
Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Research Center
Position Associate Professor of Ethics
Room D 216
Phone +31 13 466 2595
E-mail jan.jans@tilburguniversity.edu

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