M.W. Alsem MD

Medical Specialist
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 M. W., Ausems F., Verhoef M., Jongmans M. J., Meily-Visser J. M. A., Ketelaar M. Information seeking by parents of children with physical disabilities: An exploratory qualitative study Research in developmental disabilities 2017;60:125-134 [PubMed]
  • Alsem M. W., Siebes R. C., Gorter J. W., Jongmans M. J., Nijhuis B. G. J., Ketelaar M. Assessment of family needs in children with physical disabilities: development of a family needs inventory Child: care, health and development 2014;40 (4):498-506 [PubMed]
  • Alsem M. W., Verhoef M., Gorter J. W., Langezaal L. C. M., Visser-Meily J. M. A., 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, health and development 2016;42 (4):455-463 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

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