Child Health & Care Research
Prof. J.M.M. Chin A Paw, chair
Investing in children is investing in the future. The section Child Health & Care Research focuses on scientific research that contributes to creating optimal opportunities for children and young people to grow up healthily and happily; from -9 months up to the age of 19.
Child Health & Care Research is characterized by excellent, multidisciplinary and socially relevant research aimed at epidemiology, development and evaluation of interventions, and implementations of innovations.
- Stimulating a healthy lifestyle and development
- Prevention of metabolic dysfunction and diabetes
- Psychosocial health and cognition
The research line also participates in the
, a fruitful collaboration between VU University Medical Center and five Municipal Health Services in North-Holland aiming to improve evidence-based Child Public Health.
More information about the researchers, projects and publications of the Child Health & Care Research team can be found on our website: