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Ardine de Wit

Associate Professor

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Ardine (G.A.) de Wit (1965) finished her studies of Health Sciences at Maastricht University (major: Health care policy and health economics) in 1989. Since graduation, she has been working as a researcher in the field of economic evaluation of health care and prevention, including research on health related quality of life measurement. She obtained a PhD of Erasmus University Rotterdam (thesis “Economic evaluation of end-stage renal disease treatment”, 2002). In May 2008, she was appointed Associated Professor (part-time) Health Technology Assessment at the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht. She heads the sub-department of Health Technology Assessment. Furthermore, since 1998 she holds an appointment as senior health economist at the National Institute of Public Health in the Netherlands (RIVM). Since 1993, she has been teaching economic evaluation methodology in several national and international courses. She is the course coordinator of the annual MSc specialty course on Methodology of Health economic evaluation.

Recent publications

Comparing Discrete Choice Experiment with Swing Weighting to Estimate Attribute Relative Importance J Veldwijk, I P Smith, S Oliveri, S Petrocchi, M Y Smith, L Lanzoni, R Janssens, I Huys, G A de Wit, C G M Groothuis-Oudshoorn
Medical Decision Making, 2024, vol. 44, p.203-216
Disruption of hospital care during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic impacted socioeconomic groups differently Tessa Jansen, Sigur Gouwens, Lotta Meijerink, Iris Meulman, Lisanne H J A Kouwenberg, G Ardine de Wit, Johan J Polder, Anton E Kunst, Ellen Uiters
BMC Health Services Research, 2024, vol. 24
Discrete choice experiment versus swing-weighting Chiara Whichello, Ian Smith, Jorien Veldwijk, G Ardine de Wit, Maureen P M H Rutten-van Molken, Esther W de Bekker-Grob
PLoS ONE, 2023, vol. 18
The Impact of Video-Based Educational Materials with Voiceovers on Preferences for Glucose Monitoring Technology in Patients with Diabetes Ian P Smith, Chiara L Whichello, Esther W de Bekker-Grob, Maureen P M H Rutten-van Mölken, Jorien Veldwijk, G Ardine de Wit
Patient-Patient centered outcomes research, 2023, vol. 16, p.223-237
Balancing benefits and risks in lung cancer therapies Serena Oliveri, Lucilla Lanzoni, Jorien Veldwijk, G Ardine de Wit, Serena Petrocchi, Rosanne Janssens, Elise Schoefs, Meredith Y Smith, Ian Smith, Kristiaan Nackaerts, Marie Vandevelde, Evelyne Louis, Herbert Decaluwé, Paul De Leyn, Hanne Declerck, Francesco Petrella, Monica Casiraghi, Giulia Galli, Marina Chiara Garassino, Charis Girvalaki, Isabelle Huys, Gabriella Pravettoni
Frontiers in Psychology, 2023, vol. 14
Intended changes in smoking behaviour of Dutch young adults after an increase in excise tax Kirsten Visscher, Babette Everaars, Anita Wm Suijkerbuijk, Mattijs Lambooij, G Ardine de Wit
BMJ Open, 2023, vol. 13, p.e065535

External positions

senior health economist, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment