PhD Theses 2018

Early Life Impacts of Thyroid Function and Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG)

PhD thesis Dr. Mirjana Barjaktarovic
January 24th 2018

PhD Theses 2017

Shaping of Adaptive Immunity and Celiac Disease Autoimmunity in a Population based Childhood cohort

PhD thesis Dr. Michelle Jansen
December 8th 2017

Dental development: normal variations and disturbances of the developing dentition

PhD thesis Dr. Brunilda Dhamo
December 5th 2017

Fetal and infant origins of childhood kidney function

PhD thesis Dr. Hanneke Bakker
November 29th 2017

Maternal and infant adiposity: Metabolic health related consequences

PhD thesis Dr. Susana Moreira da Silva Santos
November 15th 2017

Fetal sex dependency in pregnancy; fetal and maternal outcomes

PhD thesis Dr. Zoe Anne Broere - Brown
October 25th 2017

Fetal and infant origins of childhood eczema, allergic sensitization and allergy

PhD thesis Dr. Niels Elbert
October 24th 2017

Early Environmental and Epigenetic Influences on Respiratory Health

PhD thesis Dr. Herman Teun den Dekker
June 14th 2017

Early Life Nutrition, Growth and Kidney Function in Children, The Generation R Study

PhD thesis Dr. Kozeta Miliku
May 24th 2017

Children's Oral Health Related Quality of Life - Determinants related to subjective and objective orthodontic measures

PhD thesis Dr. Lea Kragt - de Roos
April 26th 2017

Nutrition and disease in childhood: A window of opportunity?

PhD thesis Dr. Ilse Tromp
March 14th 2017


Thyroid hormone availability during pregnancy and early life: determinants, interpretation and consequences

PhD thesis Dr. Tim Korevaar
February 22nd 2017


Nice traits or nasty states: Dispositional and situational correlates of prosocial and antisocial behavior in childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Andrea Wildeboer
January 19th 2017


PhD Theses 2016

Fatty acids during pregnancy and cardio-metabolic outcomes in mothers and their children. The Generation R Study

PhD thesis Dr. Aleksandra Jelena Vidakoviç
November 15th 2016


On the Spectrum: the neurobiology of childhood psychiatric problems in the general population

PhD thesis Dr. Laura Blanken
November 9th 2016


The connections within: pediatric population-based neuroimaging of brain development

PhD thesis Dr. Ryan Muetzel
November 9th 2016


"I dont want to eat that" - Epidemiological studies of eating problems in the family

PhD thesis Dr. Lisanne de Barse
October 12th 2016


Long-term Steroid Hormone Concentrations in Healthy Children, in Obesity, and in Disease

PhD thesis Dr. Gerard Noppe
October 11th 2016


Like mother, like child? Intergenerational transmission of psychopathology; a focus on genes and parenting

PhD thesis Dr. Roelieke Cents
September 28th 2016


Of cortisol and children: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis activity and the development of pre-schoolers in the general population

PhD thesis Dr. Nathalie Saridjan
June 29th 2016


Eating for two in pregnancy: Health outcomes in pregnant woman and their children

PhD thesis Dr. Myrte Tielemans
June 29th 2016


Disentangling the Heterogeneity of Bone Accrual

PhD thesis Dr. Carolina Medina - Gomez
May 31st 2016


Early life determinants, cognition and survival in population-based studies

PhD thesis Dr. Ayesha Sajjad
April 6th 2016


Risk factors and biological markers in early pregnancy for adverse pregnancy outcomes, including pre-eclampsia

PhD thesis Dr. Marianne Coolman
March 9th 2016


Prenatal influences on foetal growth and children's cognition and behavior

PhD thesis Dr. Nina Grootendorst - van Mil
Februari 10th 2016


Determinants of growth, adiposity and bone mass in early life

PhD thesis Dr. Denise Heppe 
January 15th 2016


PhD Theses 2015

Differential susceptibility to parenting: exploring new approaches

PhD thesis Dr. Dafna Windhorst
November 24th 2015


Genetics and Epigenetics of children's behavior problems

PhD thesis Dr. Eirini Pappa
November 20th 2015


Nutrition, body composition, and cardiometabolic health in children

PhD thesis Dr. Trudy Voortman
October 28th 2015


Neurobiological correlates of externalizing and prosocial behaviour in school-age children: a study on truth and lies

PhD thesis Dr. Sandra Thijssen
October 15th 2015


The Distracted brain. The neurobiology an neuropsychology of attention-deficit/hyperactivity problems in the general population

PhD thesis Dr. Sabine Mous
September 1st 2015


Microvasculature and cardiovascular risk factors in childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Olta Gishti
June 19th 2015

Prenatal nutrition and early childhood behaviour

PhD thesis Dr. Jolien Steenweg - de Graaff
June 17th 2015

"Small Talk" Young children in the general population as informants of their problem behavior

PhD thesis Dr. Ank Ringoot
June 3rd 2015

Social inequalities in young children's lifestyle behaviors and childhood overweight: The Generation R Study

PhD thesis Dr. Anne Wijtzes
May 13th 2015

Early-life nutrition and cardiometabolic health across the life course

PhD thesis Dr. Lisan Leermakers
May 13th 2015

Social inequalities in cardiovascular health among mothers and their offspring

PhD thesis Dr. Selma Bouthoorn
March 3rd 2015

PhD Theses 2014

Population-based studies of bullying in young children

PhD thesis Dr. Marina Verlinden - Bondaruk
December 2nd 2014

Early human growth, periconception epidemiological and epigenetic studies

PhD thesis Dr. Marieke Bouwland-Both
November 25th 2014

Poor self-regulation in young children

PhD thesis Dr. Maartje Basten
November 6th 2014

Of scaredy cats and cold fish: the autonomic nervous system and behaviour in young children

PhD thesis Dr. Bram Dierckx
November 5th 2014

Cardiovascular health in pregnant women and their children

PhD thesis Dr. Romy Gaillard
June 25th 2014

Asthma symptoms in early childhood: a public health perspective

PhD thesis Dr. Esther Hafkamp - de Groen
May 21st 2014

Social disadvantage and child emotional and behavrioural problems: at home in the Netherlands

PhD thesis Dr. Jolien Testa-Rijlaarsdam
January 22nd 2014

Fetal and infant origins of childhood asthma

PhD thesis Dr. Agnes Sonnenschein - van der Voort
January 15th 2014

PhD Theses 2013

Do fathers matter? In search of causes and consequences of parental sensitivity

PhD thesis Dr. Nicole Lucassen
October 1st 2013

Migration, health and help-seeking in childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Ilse Flink
September 10th 2013

Neurobiological pathways to childhood psychopathology

PhD thesis Dr. Akhgar Ghassabian
June 12th 2013

Early growth and childhood adiposity

PhD thesis Dr. Busra Durmus
May 8th 2013

Early growth and cardiovascular development in childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Layla de Jonge
April 18th 2013

Exhaled nitric oxide and asthma in childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Ralf van der Valk
April 12th 2013

Parenting and the biology of child self-regulation

PhD thesis Dr. Rianne kok
March 21st 2013

Early growth, cardiovascular and renal development

PhD thesis Dr. Rob Taal
March 20th 2013

Children's emotional functioning in the preschool period: emotion recognition, temperament, and their links with early risk factors

PhD thesis Dr. Eszter Szekely
January 23rd 2013

PhD Theses 2012

Work, environmental and reproductive health

PhD thesis Dr. Claudia Snijder
December 13th 2012

Genes, parental psychiatric symptoms and child emotional problems

PhD thesis Dr. Fleur Velders
October 31st 2012

Causes and consequences of infant neuromotor development

PhD thesis Dr. Tamara Batenburg - van Eddes
September 27th 2012

Early life nutrition and gastrointestinal and allergic outcomes

PhD thesis Dr. Jessica Kiefte - de Jong
September 12th 2012

Deciduous Molar Hypomineralistion, its nature and nurture

PhD thesis Dr. Marlies Elfrink
June 2nd 2012

Air pollution exposure and pregnancy complications

PhD thesis Dr. Edith van den Hooven
April 19th 2012

Febrile seizures and other paroxysmal events in early childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Annemarie Visser
Januari 11th 2012

PhD Theses 2011

Parents and infants: determinants of attachment in a longitudinal population-based study

PhD thesis Dr. Anne Tharner
June 28th 2011

Psychological risk factors for pain in young children

PhD thesis Dr. Noor Wolff
May 25th 2011

Ethnic differences in antenatal care use, quality of care and pregnancy outcomes

PhD thesis Dr. Anushka Chote
May 13th 2011

Bacterial colonisation of the nasal and nasopharyngeal cavities in children

PhD thesis Dr. Ankie Lebon
March 16th 2011

Body composition in early childhood

PhD thesis Dr. Lamise Ay
January 19th 2011

Early life risk factors in the development of social inequalities in preschool-age overweight

PhD thesis Dr. Lenie van Rossem
January 12th 2011

PhD Theses 2010

Bacterial carriage in infancy

PhD thesis Dr. Joost Labout
December 22th 2010

Infant attachment and stress regulation

PhD thesis Dr. Maartje Luijk
December 9th 2010

Genetic and Environmental Influences on Early Growth

PhD thesis Dr. Dennis Mook - Kanamori
November 24th 2010

Folic Acid, Dietary Patterns and Perinatal Health

PhD thesis Dr. Sarah Timmermans
September 15th 2010

Prenatal Determinants of Early Behavioral and Cognitive Development

PhD thesis Dr. Jens Henrichs
May 19th 2010

Prenatal Cannabis Exposure and Infant Development "A Tolerated Matter"

PhD thesis Dr. Hannan El Marroun
March 4th 2010

PhD Theses 2009

Social inequalities in Pregnancy Outcomes and Early Childhood Behaviour

PhD thesis Dr. Pauline Jansen
December 4th 2009

Respiratory Morbidity and Exhaled Nitric Oxide in the First 2 Years of Life

PhD thesis Dr. Carmelo Gabriele
November 25th 2009

Asthma-Related Symptoms and Health-Related Quality of Life in Children

PhD thesis Dr. Ashna Mohangoo
November 17th 2009

Fetal origins of socioeconomic inequalities in early childhood health

PhD thesis Dr. Lindsay Silva
October 2nd 2009

PhD Theses 2008

Prenatal and early postnatal brain development

PhD thesis Dr. Sabine Roza
June 25th 2008

Ethnic differences in fetal growth, birth weight and infant mortality

PhD thesis Dr. Ernst-Jan Troe
June 20th 2008

Infectious diseases and immune system in infants: risk factors and consequences

PhD thesis Dr. Liesbeth Duijts
June 11th 2008

PhD Theses 2007

Fetal growth and development

PhD thesis Dr. Bero Verburg
November 28th 2007

PhD Theses 2006

Parental psychopathology and the early developing child

PhD thesis Dr. Mijke van den Berg
May 24th 2006

Maternal and fetal origins of cardiovascular disease

PhD thesis Dr. Vincent Jaddoe
May 24th 2006