Personal information

I am a midwife, senior researcher and assistant professor at the Department of Midwifery Science, AVAG/Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, VU university medical center, Amsterdam.

I work as a clinical midwife in Maxima Medical Centre, Veldhoven

Projectleader of The Childbirth Network (granted)

Fellowship (granted) "Optimal management of term labor"  

Research Topics

Optimal management of term labor

Intrapartum care


The INCAS-2 study (INtegrated CAre System) Onderzoek naar integrale geboortezorg

The COOL study (COntinuous suppOrt during Labor) Onderzoek naar continue begeleiding tijdens de baring (granted)