International consortium awarded grant for D-ACT-Wheel project

Professor Thomas Janssen awarded grant as part of international consortium

Professor Thomas Janssen (VU and CASA Reade) and Professor Alberto Cliquet JR (UNICAMP Brazil) both PIs, have together with several collaborators (a.o. co-applicants prof. Wessel Kraaij (Leiden University) and dr. Marije Baart de la Faille – Deutekom (Inholland University and University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam) been given a grant for the project From Data to Action: Promoting Active Lifestyle in Wheelchair Users with Spinal Cord Injury or Amputation (D-ACT-Wheel). The 800K-grant is co-financed project by NWO, SiA and FAPESP (Brazil) and caters for 2 PhD students, 2 postdocs positions and scientific staff at HvA/InHolland.