Saturday, December 13, 2008

A prestigious grant for an outstanding EMGO researcher.

On Friday December 12 it was announced by the Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development that Dr. Bregje Onwuteaka-Philipsen was awarded a Vici grant. This Vici grant is one of the most prestigious personal research grants for senior researchers in order to encourage and enable innovative health research. Bregje Onwuteaka-Philipsen is associate professor. She is the program leader of the research programme ‘quality of care’, one of the 4 research programs of the EMGO institute. Furthermore she leads the research line ‘public health at the end of life’ at the department of public and occupational health. She will use her Vici grant for further research within this research line.