Willem van Mechelen, M.D.

PROF.DR., Doctor Honoris Causa Vrije Vniversiteit Brussel, Fellow American College of Sports Medicine, Fellow EuropeanCollege of Sports Sciences, Honorary professor School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, Honorary professor Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine (ESSM), Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa, Honorary professor School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

1986 …2019
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External positions

non-executive board member Arbo Unie B.V., Arbo Unie B.V.

1 Jun 2014 → …

member advisory committee, UWV directie Sociaal-Medische Zaken

1 Jan 2012 → …

director-shareholder VUmc spin-off company Evalua Nederland B.V., Evalua Nederland B.V.

1 Sep 2009 → …

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Research Output 1986 2019

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., 2019, In : Journal of Athletic Training. 54, 4, p. 374-383

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Children’s physical activity in the school environment

Dessing, D., 2018, 168 p.

Research output: ThesisResearch VU University Amsterdam, graduation VU University AmsterdamAcademic

Coach-directed education is associated with injury-prevention behaviour in players: An ecological cross-sectional study

Brown, J. C., Gardner-Lubbe, S., Lambert, M. I., van Mechelen, W. & Verhagen, E., Aug 2018, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 52, 15, p. 989-993

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review