Dr. ir. A.C.J. Ravelli PhD

Scientific staff member (UD)
Main activities
Teaching, Research
Epidemiology, Perinatal Care, Methodology
Focus of research

Perinatal Epidemiology: pregnancy and newborn infants. Methodology: medical registers, risk factors, logistic regression models, prognostic models, medical record linkage.

Key publications
  • Ravelli ACJ, Jager KJ, de Groot MH, Erwich JJHM, Rijninks-van Driel GC, Tromp M, Eskes M, Abu-Hanna A, Mol BWJ, Travel time from home to hospital and adverse perinatal outcomes in women at term in the Netherlands. BJOG-INT J OBSTET GY 2011;118 (4):457-465 [PubMed]
  • Ravelli ACJ, Tromp M, Eskes M, Droog JC, van der Post JAM, Jager KJ, Mol BW, Reitsma JB, Ethnic differences in stillbirth and early neonatal mortality in The Netherlands. J EPIDEMIOL COMMUN H 2011;65 (8):696-701 [PubMed]
  • Tromp M, Eskes M, Reitsma JB, Erwich JJHM, Brouwers HAA, Rijninks-van Driel GC, Bonsel GJ, Ravelli ACJ, Regional perinatal mortality differences in the Netherlands; care is the question. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;9 (1):102 [PubMed]
  • Ravelli AC, van der Meulen JH, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Obesity at the age of 50 y in men and women exposed to famine prenatally. AM J CLIN NUTR 1999;70 (5):811-816 [PubMed]
  • Ravelli AC, van der Meulen JH, Michels RP, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Hales CN, Bleker OP, Glucose tolerance in adults after prenatal exposure to famine. LANCET 1998;351 (9097):173-177 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. dr. A. Abu-Hanna (Methodology in Medical Informatics)

Other research related activities
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), TOP subsidies