Members

The Health Council of the Netherlands consists of 111 members, all from scientific or healthcare circles. A good balance between the various disciplines is required at the composition of the Council. The members are appointed by Royal Decree.

  • Prof. B.J. Kullberg, Infectious diseases, President of the Health Council of the Netherlands
  • Prof. J.M. Geleijnse, Epidemiology, Vice President of the Health Council of the Netherlands

Honorary members

  • Prof. I.D. de Beaufort
  • Prof. B. Brunekreef
  • Prof. W.A. van Gool
  • Prof. J.G.A.J. Hautvast
  • Prof. J.A. Knottnerus
  • Prof. D. Kromhout
  • Prof. G.J. Mulder
  • Prof. E.J. Ruitenberg
  • Prof. J.J. Sixma
  • Prof. H.K.A. Visser

Members

A

  • Prof. T. van Achterberg, Quality Issues in Patient Care
  • Dr. E.E.M. Adang, Health Economy
  • Dr. L.A. Afman, Molecular nutrition
  • Prof. A. Aleman, Neuropsychology

B

  • Prof. S.J.L. Bakker, Internal Medicine, Nephrology
  • M.W.H. van Beek, Clinical geriatrics
  • Dr. E. Beers, Clinical pharmacology
  • Prof. J. Berkhof, Epidemiology and biostatistics
  • Prof. J.W.J. Beulens, Epidemiology of lifestyle and cardiometabolic diseases
  • Prof. E.E. Blaak, Human Physiology
  • Prof. T.A. Boer, Ethics
  • Prof. H. Boersma, Clinical epidemiology of cardiovascular disease
  • Dr. H. Bouwmeester, Toxicologist
  • Prof. A. Burdorf, Environmental Hygiene

C

  • Prof. S le Cessie, Statistics, especially Statistical Methodos of Observational Epidemiological Research
  • Prof. M.C. Cornel, Medicine, Epidemiology

D

  • Prof. H.H.J. Das, Communication and influencing
  • Prof. O.M. Dekkers, Epiodemilogy, Endocrinology
  • A.C. de Die, Law
  • Prof. F.J.H. van Dijk, Work and Health
  • Prof. W.J. Dondorp, Medical Ethics
  • Dr. G.A. Donker, Medicine, Epidemiology
  • Dr. Y. Drewes, Health Law

E

  • Dr. P.J.M. Elders, Family medicine and elderly care
  • Prof. J.W. Erisman, Biology

G

  • Prof. H.F.L. Garretsen, Public Health, Health Care Policy
  • Prof. S.A. Geerlings, Internal medicine
  • Prof. J.B. van Goudoever, Neonatology
  • Dr. J. Groeneweg, Safety, Risk Management
  • Dr. R. Groenwold, Clinical epidemiology

H

  • Dr. N.G. Hartwig, Paediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Dr. P.J van den Hazel, Environmental Medicine, Epidemiology, Risk Assessment
  • Prof. R.C.M. Hennekam, Paediatrics
  • Prof. C.J.P.A. Hoebe, Infectious Diseases Control
  • Dr. J.A.R. van den Hoek, Infectious Diseases Control, Epidemiology
  • Prof. dr. J.B.L. Hoekstra, Internal Medicine
  • Prof. M. Hopman, Physiology
  • Dr. A. Huss, Environmental Epidemiology

I

  • Prof. S.M. Imhof, Ophtalmology

K

  • Prof. E. Kampman, Nutrition, Epidemiology
  • Prof. E. Kingma, Philosopher
  • Prof. M.P.G. Koopmans, Viroscience
  • Prof. I.A. Kreis, Epidemiologist
  • Prof. dr. S. Kremers, Health Promotion
  • Dr. E.D. Kroese, Toxicologist
  • A. Krom, PhD, Ethics

L

  • Prof. I.M. van Langen, Clinical Genetics
  • Prof. E. Lebret, Integrated riskassessment
  • Dr. M. Leeflang, PhD, Clinical epidemiology
  • Prof. C. Leget, Medical Ethics, Health Care Ethics
  • Prof. H. van Lente, Science and Technology Studies
  • K.D. Lichtenbelt, PhD, Clinical genetics
  • C.R. Lincke, PhD, Pediatrician

M

  • Prof. R.C. van der Mast, Medicine
  • Dr. F.J. Meijman, Family Medicine, Public Health Communication
  • Prof. R.P. Mensink, Molecular Nutrition
  • Dr. R.M.C. Mestrom, University professor Technical University
  • Prof. K.G.M. Moons, Clinical Epidemiology
  • Prof. M.E.T.C. van den Muijsenbergh, Practitioner

N

  • Prof. J. van der Naalt, Neurologist
  • Prof. G.J. Navis, Nephrology
  • Prof. J.G. Nijhuis, Medicine

O

  • Prof. J. Oosterlaan, Paediatrics

P

  • Dr. M.C. Ploem, Health Law
  • Prof. K. Postema, Prosthesis and Orthesis Use

R

  • J.J. Rijken, Health law
  • Prof. S. Roeser, Ethics
  • N.M. de Roos, PhD, Nutrition and disease
  • Dr. M. Rooseboom, Toxicologist
  • Dr. G.B.G.J. van Rooy, Occupational Medicine
  • Prof. F.G.M. Russel, Pharmacy
  • Prof. D. Ruwaard, Society and Health, Epidemiology

S

  • Prof. H.F.J. Savelkoul, Biology
  • Prof. M.J. Schalij, Cardiology
  • Prof. M.H.N. Schermer, Medicine, Philosophy
  • Prof. I. Schipper, Trauma Surgery
  • S. Schoenmakers, PhD, Gynecologist
  • Prof. J.M.G.A. Schols, Geriatrics
  • Prof. C. Schultsz, Doctor-Microbiologist
  • Prof. J.G. Sijmons, Health Law, Administrative and Civil Law
  • Dr. A. Simon, Internist-Infectiologist
  • Dr. J.P. van der Sluijs, Environmental and Natural Sciences
  • Dr. L.A. Smit, Environmental epidemiology
  • Prof. C.D.A. Stehouwer, Internal medicine
  • Dr. R.T. van Strien, Environmental Epidemiology

T

  • Dr. G.J.M.W. van Thiel, Medical Ethics
  • Prof. B.C.A. Toebes, International law, health law, human rights
  • Dr. J.J. van Tol-Geerdink, Medical biology
  • Prof. J.W.R. Twisk, Applied biostatistics

U

  • Prof. C.A. Uyl-de Groot, Health Technology Assessment, Efficiency Research

 V

  • Dr. S. van de Vathorst, Medical Ethics
  • Dr. Y.M.R. Vendrig-de Punder, Doctor Society and Health
  • Prof. A.A.E. Verhagen, Paediatrics
  • Em. Prof. Th.J.M. Verheij, Practitioner 
  • Dr. R.C.H. Vermeulen, Environmental and Molecular Epidemiology and Exposure Science
  • Prof. E.W.M.L. de Vet, Consumption and healthy lifestyle
  • Prof. M. Visser, Nutrition and Health
  • E. Vlaanderen, Youth health care
  • E. van Vliet-Lachotzki, Patient’s Perspective: Ethics, Genetics and Perinatal Care
  • Prof. F. de Vocht, Epidemiologist
  • Prof. M.C. de Vries, Medical ethics

W

  • Prof. C. Wagner, Patient Safety
  • Prof. F.C.M. Wegman, Road Safety
  • Prof. A.P. van Wezel, Risk Assessment Chemical Water Quality and Health

Y

  • Prof. T. van Yperen, Quality (effectiveness) Youth Care System

Z

  • Prof. G. A. Zielhuis, Health Sciences