M.W. Alsem MD

Main activities
Patient care, Research
Pediatric Rehabilitaiton Physician
Focus of research

Pediatric rehabilitation research, focussed on family centered care, parent and family involvement and empowerment and functioning and participation of young children and families of children with disabilities.

Key publications
  • Alsem MW, Ausems F, Verhoef M, Jongmans MJ, Meily-Visser JMA, Ketelaar M, Information seeking by parents of children with physical disabilities: An exploratory qualitative study. RES DEV DISABIL 2017;60:125-134 [PubMed]
  • Alsem MW, Siebes RC, Gorter JW, Jongmans MJ, Nijhuis BGJ, Ketelaar M, Assessment of family needs in children with physical disabilities: development of a family needs inventory. CHILD CARE HLTH DEV 2014;40 (4):498-506 [PubMed]
  • Alsem MW, Verhoef M, Gorter JW, Langezaal LCM, Visser-Meily JMA, Ketelaar M, Parents' perceptions of the services provided to children with cerebral palsy in the transition from preschool rehabilitation to school-based services. CHILD CARE HLTH DEV 2016;42 (4):455-463 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Dr. J.A. Beelen (Optimizing quality of care in the rehabilitation care pathways: neurological rehabilitation and children rehabilitation)

Other research related activities
  • Membership of editorial board / Editorship, NEDERLANDS TIJDSCHRIFT VOOR REVALIDATIEGENEESKUNDE
  • Contribution to training of professionals, University of Amsterdam