Julia van Weert wins International Award

Julia van Weert received the Jozien Bensing Award by the European Association of Communication in Healthcare (EACH) for outstanding research in health communication. The award is only granted to a single recipient once every two years. The award is intended for a talented communication researcher in the first ten years after his/her PhD  who significantly contributed to the field of communication in health care. The jury was  particularly impressed with the size and the high scientific quality of Julia’s clinical research projects. Besides a certificate, the award includes a cash prize of €2000 and a commemorative sculpture. The award was presented during the International Conference on Communication in Health Care in Amsterdam, earlier this month.