Scientific Committee

Scientific Committee of the 12th International Conference on the MCH Handbook in 2020
Professor Dr. Arnoud P. Verhoeff

Head of the department of Epidemiology, Health Promotion and Care Innovation
GGD Amsterdam/Public Health Service
University of Amsterdam, department of Sociology

Professor Dr. Hedwig van Bakel

Professor of Infant Mental Health
Health psychologist /  Infant Mental Health specialist
Tranzo/Tilburg University, The Netherlands

Marjolein Keij MSc

Nursing Scientist
Senior advisor, Pharos, Dutch Centre of Expertise on Health Disparities,
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Drs. Anneke Kesler

Doctor of Public Health. Infant Mental Health specialist
Editor in Chief of the GrowthGuide
Member of the International Commitee on MCH Handbook
GGD Amsterdam/Public Health Service Amsterdam

Professor Dr. Hein Raat

Professor of Infant, Child and Adolescent Public Health
Erasmus MC – University Medical Center.

Professor Dr. Tessa Roseboom

Professor of Early Development and Health
Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam

Professor Dr. Eric A.P. Steegers, Gynecologist

Professor and chair Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Professor Koos van der Velden MD DTMH MPH PhD

Emeritus Professor of Public Health
Radboudumc Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Professor Yasuhide Nakamura

Professor, Emeritus, Osaka University, Japan
Professor, Konan Women’s University, Japan

Dr. Calvin S. de los Reyes

Faculty Member
Graduate Program in Health Policy Studies
University of the Philippines (Manila)