Hidde van der Ploeg

DR., (Principal Investigator)

20042019
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Research interests

Hidde van der Ploeg is associate professor at the Department of Public and Occupational Health of Amsterdam UMC. He holds a PhD (2006) and degrees in Epidemiology and Human Movement Science, all from the VU University Amsterdam.

His main research expertise is in physical activity and sedentary behaviours in relation to public and occupational health. His main focusses are on 1) physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions in health care and workplace settings, 2) epidemiology of physical activity and sedentary behaviour, 3) measurement and surveillance of physical activity and sedentary behaviours.

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Research Output 2004 2019

The effect of a programme to improve men’s sedentary time and physical activity: The european fans in training (EuroFIT) randomised controlled trial

Wyke, S., Bunn, C., Andersen, E., Silva, M. N., van Nassau, F., McSkimming, P., Kolovos, S., Gill, J. M. R., Gray, C. M., Hunt, K., Anderson, A. S., Bosmans, J., Jelsma, J. G. M., Kean, S., Lemyre, N., Loudon, D. W., Macaulay, L., Maxwell, D. J., McConnachie, A., Mutrie, N. & 14 othersNijhuis-Van der Sanden, M., Pereira, H. V., Philpott, M., Roberts, G. C., Rooksby, J., Røynesdal, Ø. B., Sattar, N., Sørensen, M., Teixeira, P. J., Treweek, S., van Achterberg, T., van de Glind, I., van Mechelen, W. & van der Ploeg, H. P., 1 Feb 2019, In : PLoS Medicine. 16, 2, e1002736.

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Open Access

The 2017 Dutch Physical Activity Guidelines

Committee Dutch Physical Activity Guidelines 2017, 25 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 15, 1, p. 58

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Open Access

Is sedentary behaviour just physical inactivity by another name?

van der Ploeg, H. P. & Hillsdon, M., 23 Oct 2017, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 14, 1, 142.

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Does as Little as Two Hours a Day of Television Viewing Increase the Risk of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer?

Vardy, J., Kay, S., Turner, J. & van der Ploeg, H. P., 21 Jan 2019, In : JNCI Cancer Spectrum. 2, 4

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