Amsterdam Movement Sciences accommodates research and reseachers from a wide variety of disciplines, including clinicians, scientists, PhD candidates and (R)MA students. The institute's management structure is set out in the tables below.

Management Team Position Affiliation
Prof.dr. Frans Nollet Director VU / Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Prof.dr. Mario Maas Director Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Prof.dr. Evert Verhagen Program director P1 Sports Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Prof.dr. Raymond Ostelo Program director P2 Musculoskeletal Health Faculty of Science, VU
Dr. Richard Jaspers Program director P3 Tissue Function and Regeneration Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, VU
Prof.dr. Mirjam Pijnappels (provisional) Program director P4 Ageing & Vitality Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, VU
Dr. Sicco Bus Program director P5 Rehabilitation and Development Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Dr. Eric Voorn Postdoc/ECR Representative Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Dr. Lynn Bar-On Postdoc/ECR Representative Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Wouter Schallig, MSc. PhD Representative Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Ms. Solveig Lund, MA Policy Officer Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, VU

Research Programs Names Affiliation
P1: SPORTS
Program Director Prof. dr. Evert Verhagen Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Program Deputy director Prof. dr. Geert Savelsbergh FBMS, VU
Program Board Prof.dr. Mario Maas Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Dr. Jos de Koning Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, VU
ECR & PhDs TBA
P2: MUSCULOSKELETAL HEALTH
Program Director Prof. dr. Raymond Ostelo FS, VU / Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Program Deputy director Dr. Idsart Kingma FBMS, VU
Program Board Dr. Marike van der Leeden Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc / READE
Dr. Wendy Scholten-Peeters FBMS, VU / MSG Science Network
Julia Ratter, MSc. Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
P3: TISSUE FUNCTION & REGENERATION
Program Director Dr. Richard Jaspers FBMS, VU
Progam Deputy director Dr. Nathalie Bravenboer Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Program Board Dr. Marco Helder Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Prof. dr. Jenneke Klein-Nulend ACTA
ECR & PhDs TBA
P4: AGEING & VITALITY
Program Director (provisional) Prof.dr. Mirjam Pijnappels FBMS, VU
Program Deputy director (provisional) Dr. Carel Meskers Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Program Board (provisional) Dr. Marike van der Schaaf Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
ECR & PhDs TBA
P5: REHABILITATION & DEVELOPMENT
Program Director Dr. Sicco Bus Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Program Deputy director Dr. Erwin van Wegen Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Program Board (provisional) Prof. dr. Annemieke Buizer Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Dr. Fieke Koopman Amsterdam UMC, location AMC
Prof. dr. Thomas Janssen FBMS, VU / READE
Dr. Karin Gerrits FBMS, VU / Merem
Dr. Lynn Bar-On Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Wouter Schallig MSc. Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
PhD committee Affiliation Mail address
Mireille Folkerts VU, BEW, Physiology
Amber von Gerhardt Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, Dept. of Orthopaedics
Ludo van Haasterecht Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc, PRHS
Lisa Klous VU, BEW, Physiology
Ton Leenen VU, BEW, Neuromechanics
Wouter Schallig Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc, Rehabilitation Medicine
Tim Veneman Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, Rehabilitation Medicine
Contact PhD committee ams.phd.committee@vu.nl

Postdoc committee Affiliation Mail address
Eric Voorn Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, Rehabilitation medicine e.l.voorn@amc.uva.nl
Joske Nauta Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc, Dept. of Public and Occupational Health j.nauta@vumc.nl
Lynn Bar-On Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc, Dept. of Rehabilitation medicine l.bar-on@vumc.nl