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Personal profile

Research interests

Prevention of sports and physical activity related injuries; including monitoring, cost-effectiveness and implementation issues

Education/Academic qualification

Master, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


PhD, VU University medical center

1 Feb 200024 Jun 2004

Master, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


External positions

Collaborator, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Visiting Lecturer, University of Cape Town

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Research Output 2000 2020

Preventing injuries among recreational adult volleyball players: Results of a prospective randomised controlled trial

Gouttebarge, V., Barboza, S. D., Zwerver, J. & Verhagen, E., 2020, In : Journal of Sports Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) in sports injury research: Authors - Please report the compliance with the intervention

Nielsen, R. O., Bertelsen, M. L., Ramskov, D., Damsted, C., Verhagen, E., Bredeweg, S. W., Theisen, D. & Malisoux, L., 1 Jan 2020, In : British journal of sports medicine. 54

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

A Warm-Up Program to Reduce Injuries in Youth Field Hockey Players: A Quasi-Experiment

Barboza, S. D., Nauta, J., Emery, C., van Mechelen, W., Gouttebarge, V. & Verhagen, E., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Athletic Training. 54, 4, p. 374-383 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Beware the 'luck' capstone

Bekker, S., Fortington, L. V., Verhagen, E. A. & Finch, C. F., 1 Feb 2019, In : British journal of sports medicine. 53, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Bringing context to balance: development of a reactive balance test within the injury prevention and return to sport domain

Verschueren, J., Tassignon, B., Pluym, B., Van Cutsem, J., Verhagen, E. & Meeusen, R., 2019, In : Archives of physiotherapy. 9, p. 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Activities 1998 2020

IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury & Illness in Sports

Evert Verhagen (Member of programme committee)
12 Mar 202014 Mar 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Amsterdam Movement Sciences (Organisational unit)

Evert Verhagen (Member)
2019 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med (Journal)

Evert Verhagen (Editor)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial work

Jump landing performance in footballers

Evert Verhagen (Examiner)

Activity: Examination



Evert Verhagen (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Honorary award

High Performance Partner

Evert Verhagen (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Other distinction