VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Maud studied medicine at the Raboud University Nijmegen, in 2011 she received her bachelor’s degree. Subsequently she studied the master’s programme Health Education and Promotion at Maastricht University, where she received her Master’s degree in 2013. Since then she gained work experience as a research assistant at the department of health psychology at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam. Furthermore she worked as a junior researcher at the department of health psychology at Erasmus MC in Rotterdam, researching fatigue in patients with end-stage cancer. In January 2015 she started working as a doctoral researcher at the EMGO institute within the Department of Public and Occupational Health. Her PhD research is part of the project ´Comparing the effectiveness of palliative care for elderly people in long term care facilities in Europe´ (PACE).