The annual epidemiological congress, the WEON, will take place on May 29 and 30 (Wednesday and Thursday!), at Hotel Theater Figi, in Zeist. The 2024 WEON will be organized by the UMC Utrecht, in cooperation with the VvE.
The board of the Netherlands Society for Epidemiology is very pleased to offer the VvE Achievement Award to: Professor Myriam Hunink Professor Dr. Myriam Hunink is professor of Clinical Epidemiology at the Erasmus MC, working across the departments of Epidemiology and Radiology. In addition, she serves as Scientific Director at the Netherlands Institute for Health […]
The board of the Netherlands Society for Epidemiology is very pleased to offer the VvE Publication Award Junior Researcher 2023 to: Jeroen Uleman With the publication: “Simulating the multicausality of Alzheimer’s disease with system dynamics” The jury consisting of Prof. Myriam Hunink from Erasmus MC, Prof. Yvonne van der Schouw from UMC Utrecht and Prof. Bart […]
The Board of the Netherlands Society for Epidemiology is pleased to award the VvE Oral Presentation Award 2023 to: Henri van Werkhoven With the abstract: “Information bias in estimating vaccine effectiveness due to informed consent for COVID-19 vaccine register” The jury consisting of: Frank Wolters from Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Kevin Jenniskens from UMC Utrecht en […]
The Board of the Netherlands Society for Epidemiology is pleased to award the VvE Student Award 2023 to: Tigist Demssew Adane With the abstract: “Epigenetic clock-derived age acceleration is associated with lung function in the population-based Lifelines cohort study” The jury consisting of: Famke Mölenberg van het Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch van het UMC […]
The Board of the Netherlands Society for Epidemiology is pleased to award the VvE Poster Award 2022 to: Brian Berghout With the poster: “Risk of Recurrent Stroke in the General Population – The Rotterdam Study” The jury, determined by the organizing committee of the WEON, came to the following conclusion: “The jury really liked all […]
Online event organized by the VvE Young Epidemiologists Friday April 21st, 2023 15:00-17:00 Online on Zoom We invite all interested (young) researchers to participate in this spring event! Make sure you register on time through the registration by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) Registration deadline: April 14th For more information, download this flyer.
The working group Young Epidemiologists of the Dutch Society for Epidemiology (Vereniging voor Epidemiologie, VvE) organizes activities for young epidemiologists to promote research and training. In addition, the workgroup aims to strengthen the ties with and within the VvE. The working group Young Epidemiologists is looking for 2 new members, starting April 2023! Are you […]
June 22-23, 2023 Thema: Embracing Uncertainty World Trade Center, Rotterdam Researchers are always struggling with uncertainty and causality. The organizers of the Netherlands Epidemiology congress 2023, also known as WEON2023, will fully embrace uncertainty in research. With interesting keynote speakers, we will discuss uncertainty from many different angles. We kindly invite to participate in this […]
NOTES. The procedure changed as of 2023. For more information, see the new procedure! This award is for the best epidemiological publication by a junior researcher. The following conditions apply to the submission of a publication: the researcher is first author of the publication; the article was published, in print or accepted in the calendar […]