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Barbara  Stringer

Barbara Stringer (1973) is currently working as a researcher at the department of psychiatry of VU medical center and GGZ inGeest as head of the research group Recovery and Rehabilitation. Concurrently, she is working as a registered nurse at a closed acute ward  / High & Intensive Care for adult psychiatry at GGZ inGeest.

She is a registered nurse and finished her study nursing science at the University of Utrecht in 2007. She finished her Ph.D. in October 2013.

In 2009 she won the Johannes van Duuren award; in 2014 she won the Anna Reynvaan Nursing practice development award; the High & Intensive Care ward where she works, won the HIC award 2015. In collaboraton wit Leiden University of Applied Sciences, Jaap van der Stel,Juul Koene & Barbara Stringer won the Phrenos Award 2015 for the best idea of achieving a third more recovery in 2025.