Med8: Health Sciences

Source: The Lancet, October 1, 2009 DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61082-5

This Expertpanel includes basic, translational and clinical research on the population level, epidemiological research, biostatistics, health economy, health organization and management, preventive medicine, oral health, ethical aspects of clinical research, movement sciences and rehabilitation sciences, sportsciences, public health and nutritional safety, therapeutic adherence, pharmaceutical care and family medicine.

On the above mentioned scale of translational research, Med8 deals with research covered by "Translation and Adaptation" and "Global Health". When it comes to " dentistry & motion and revalidation sciences" Med 8 covers the whole scale of the research diagram (from basic discovery to global health service and research).

Name

Institution

Chair

 

Van Damme Pierre

Universiteit Antwerpen

Vice-chair

 

De Bacquer Dirk

Universiteit Gent

Members

 

Balandin Susan

Deakin University (AU)

Cardon Greet

Universiteit Gent

Coenen Samuel

Universiteit Antwerpen

Duprez Daniel

University of Minnesota (US)

Hofmann Björn

University of Oslo (NO)

Jacobs Werner

Universiteit Antwerpen

Mota Jorge

Porto University (PT)

Nijs Jo

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Nitsche Michael

University Medicine Goettingen (DE)

Onwuteaka-Philipsen Bregje

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (NL)

van Boven Michiel

Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid (NL)

Van Landuyt Kirsten

KU Leuven

Wallace Susan

University of Leicester

Wienke Andreas

Universität Halle-Wittenberg (DE)