Edwin de Raaij | Researcher | Research group Lifestyle and Health

Edwin de Raaij

Researcher

Edwin de Raaij MSc (1964) conducts doctoral research at VU Amsterdam on Illness perceptions in patient-centred physiotherapy. His research examines whether thoughts about, for example, back complaints (illness perceptions) influence movement and whether a physical therapist can influence these thoughts.

  • 2014 - present: Researcher at HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Research group Lifestyle and Health
  • 2014 - present: PhD candidate VUmc Amsterdam. Supervisors: Prof. R.W.J.G. Ostelo. Wittink
  • 2014 - present: Lecturer for the master’s programme in Physiotherapy
  • 2007: Master’s in Physiotherapy Sciences, Utrecht University
  • 2004: Master’s in Manual therapy, SOMT Amersfoort
  • 1986: Physiotherapy degree programme, University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam

Fields of expertise 

  • IASP (EFIC) pain physical therapist
  • Manual therapist
  • Complex persistent pain
     

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Edwin de Raaij | Researcher | Research group Lifestyle and Health

Edwin de Raaij

  • Researcher
  • Research group: Lifestyle and Health