Nursing Science aims at strengthening the quality and effectiveness of nursing care in a multidisciplinaire context. The primary goal is to maximize independence in daily living and quality of life of patients. Nursing Science combines high standard scientific research with academic education in close conjunction with nursing practice.
Prof. Dr. Marieke Schuurmans
Aging & chronic conditions
Acute events & hospitalizations
Acute events & hospitalization focuses on recognizing risks, identifying potential problems, and developing effective interventions to prevent or restore the negative consequences of the diseases and/or the hospital admission and to improve the competencies of nurses working in hospitals.
Healthcare innovation & technology
- Research projects, PI's and PhD students