Research

Research group

Movement Antwerp (MOVANT)

Expertise

  • I am a physical therapist working as a post-doctoral research assistent at the University of Antwerp Department of Medicine and Health Sciences. I finished a PhD on burn scar assessments and physiotherapeutic treatments in collaboration with Oscare a (burn) scar after-care and research centre located in Antwerp. I combine my research activities with teaching responsibilities in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and physiotherapy (physical examination, anamnesis, human functioning/ICF, burn care and scarring). I am an ICF trainer and have special interest in Physical Scar management, dysfunctioning, patient reported outcome measures and digitalizing PT care (e-health). Research involves comparative effectiveness of scar treatments Reliability and validity testing of (new) objective and subjective scar assessment tools and questionaires for scars and quality of life Digitalising questionnaires Patient centred physical therapy care Quality indicators

Projects

You can find here all of the projects that are recorded in the research database of UAntwerp under the name of the academic staff member that acts as a promoter, copromoter or grant holder (a.o. FWO). It concerns only those research projects and mandates that were acquired after an external or internal competition.