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Esther van der Meer was born in 1987 in Oud Ade. She studied Health Science at the VU University in Amsterdam. In 2009 she received her master degree (Prevention and Public Health).

After she graduated she worked at the GGD Leiden as junior researcher at the epidemiology department. In September 2010 she started her PhD at the Department of Public and Occupational Health of the EMGO institute at the VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam. The project is called: "A multifaceted strategy to implement the NVAB-guideline for prevention of work related skin problems among health care workers. A randomised controlled trial and cost effectiveness evaluation."