Janke de Groot PhD is a senior researcher at the Research group Lifestyle and Health.
Since 2006, her research has focused on fitness, health and exercise in children with a physical disability or chronic disorder. She completed her dissertation, entitled Physical Fitness, Ambulation and Physical Activity at Ambulatory Children with Spina Bifida, in 2010 at Utrecht University.
"I have a lot of expertise in healthcare, education and practice-based research."Janke de Groot
Combination healthcare, education and practice-based research, Janke enjoys working together with healthcare professionals and other related parties in translating scientific knowledge into daily practice.
Fields of expertise
- Fitness and health
- Quality and organisation of care
- Practice-based research