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Assoc. Prof. M.C. (Marcel) Adriaanse, PhD

Program leader Health Behaviours & Chronic Diseases

"Major aim is improving care, health and ultimately quality of life for all"

Marcel is an associate professor at the department of Health Sciences of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. He is holds a PhD (2004) from the VU Amsterdam and a Master in health sciences (1995) from the University Maastricht.

His main research and education is directed to lifestyle (intervention) studies that relate to chronic disorders in different settings. Current projects focus on a) medication adherence in people with CVRM, b) lifestyle interventions among people with serious mental illness (SMI) and c) smoking cessation among people with SMI.

Contact information

De Boelelaan 1085 | 1081 HV | Amsterdam | The Netherlands

E: marcel.adriaanse@vu.nl

T: 0031 (0)20 - 5989946 / 0031 (0)636340358

Secretary T:  (020) 59 87123 / 84344, E: secretariaat.agw.beta@vu.nl