prof. dr. M.E.E. (Mirjam) Kretzschmar

Full Professor

  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Julius Center Research Program Infectious Diseases

prof. dr. M.E.E. (Mirjam) Kretzschmar

Research Programs

Side Activities

  • Topexpert Mathematical Disease Modelling at RIVM;

    Member of Editorial boards of the journal PLoS Medicine, Mathematical Biosciences, BMC Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Infectious Disease Modelling;

    Member of Modeling Good Research Practices Task Force Working Group. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research – Society for Medical Decision Making;

    Coordinator and Chair of Steering Committee of Utrecht Center for Infection Dynamics UCID  (;

    Member of Advisory board “AMR” of ZonMW

    Member of NIAID Prevention-Africa Data and Safety Monitoring Board, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious diseases (NIAID), Division of AIDS; 

    Member of Scientific Advisory Board Aids Fonds Netherlands;

    Member of Advisory Board of the Neglected Tropical Diseases Modelling Consortium.

Research Output (244)

The impact of STI test results and face-to-face consultations on subsequent behavior and psychological characteristics

van Wees Daphne A., Drissen Meggie M.C.M., den Daas Chantal, Heijman Titia, Kretzschmar Mirjam E.E., Heijne Janneke C.M. okt 2020, In: Preventive Medicine. 139

Impact of delays on effectiveness of contact tracing strategies for COVID-19:a modelling study

Kretzschmar Mirjam E, Rozhnova Ganna, Bootsma Martin C J, van Boven Michiel, van de Wijgert Janneke H H M, Bonten Marc J M 16 jul 2020, In: The Lancet Public Health. 5 , p. e452-e459

Short- And long-term impact of vaccination against cytomegalovirus:A modeling study

Rozhnova Ganna, Kretzschmar Mirjam E., Van Der Klis Fiona, Van Baarle Debbie, Korndewal Marjolein, C. Vossen Ann, Van Boven Michiel 2 jul 2020, In: BMC Medicine. 18

Impact of self-imposed prevention measures and short-term government-imposed social distancing on mitigating and delaying a COVID-19 epidemic:A modelling study

Teslya Alexandra, Pham Thi Mui, Godijk Noortje G., Kretzschmar Mirjam E., Bootsma Martin C.J., Rozhnova Ganna 1 jul 2020, In: PLoS Medicine. 17 , p. e1003166

Relationship between Coxiella burnetii (Q fever) antibody serology and time spent outdoors

Klous Gijs, Smit Lidwien AM, van der Hoek Wim, Kretzschmar Mirjam EE, Vellema Piet, Coutinho Roel A., Heederik Dick JJ, Huss Anke jul 2020, In: Journal of Infection. 81 , p. 90-97 8 p.

Voorspellen van het aantal opnames van patiënten met COVID-​19

van der Roest Bastiaan, Godijk Noortje Grejanne , Kretzschmar Mirjam, Rozhnova Ganna, Bootsma Martin jun 2020, In: Nederlandse Vereniging voor Medische Microbiologie. 28 , p. 68-72 5 p.

Hepatitis B prevention:Can we learn from the response to HIV/AIDS?

Kretzschmar Mirjam E.E., van der Sande Marianne A.B. 21 apr 2020, In: PLoS Medicine. 17 , p. e1003109

Clustering of chronic hepatitis B screening intentions in social networks of Moroccan immigrants in the Netherlands

Hamdiui Nora, Buskens Vincent, Van Steenbergen Jim E., Kretzschmar Mirjam E.E., Rocha Luis E.C., Thorson Anna E., Timen Aura, Wong Albert, Van Den Muijsenbergh Maria, Stein Mart L. 17 mrt 2020, In: BMC Public Health. 20

Longitudinal Patterns of Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk Based on Psychological Characteristics and Sexual Behavior in Heterosexual Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic Visitors

van Wees Daphne A, Heijne Janneke C M, Basten Maartje, Heijman Titia, de Wit John, Kretzschmar Mirjam E E, den Daas Chantal mrt 2020, In: Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 47 , p. 171-176 6 p.

Timeliness of infectious disease reporting, the Netherlands, 2003 to 2017:law change reduced reporting delay, disease identification delay is next

Swaan Corien M, Wong Albert, Bonačić Marinović Axel, Kretzschmar Mirjam Ee, van Steenbergen Jim E 5 dec 2019, In: Eurosurveillance. 24 , p. 22-35

All Research Output (244)