dr. H.W.G. (Jeroen) Derksen

dr. H.W.G. (Jeroen) Derksen

Assistant Professor
dr. H.W.G. (Jeroen) Derksen
  • Julius Center, dept. Epidemiology & Health Economics

Research Programs




Jeroen Derksen obtained his Master’s degree in Nutritional and Molecular Physiology at the Wageningen University & Research in 2015. Since then, Jeroen is interested and involved in tertiary prevention research including lifestyle, body composition, diet and colorectal cancer outcomes at the University Medical Center Utrecht. He obtained a Master’s degree in Clinical Epidemiology at the Utrecht University in 2018. From 2015 to 2020 he conducted his PhD research on (modifiable) lifestyle factors and colorectal cancer survivorship at the University Medical Center Utrecht, Dept. of Medical Oncology and the Dept. of Epidemiology, Julius Center. After completing his PhD, he continued at the Julius Center and is currently involved in a Regional collaboration that aims to deliver individualized dietary and physical activity recommendations to patients with colorectal cancer and to provide input for national dietary guidelines. This project is part of the “Regio Deal Foodvalley”, program "Nutrition and Health, from early start to the old day", workpackage "Nutrition and Oncology".

Research Output (21)

ESMO Guidance for Reporting Oncology real-World evidence (GROW)

Castelo-Branco L, Pellat A, Martins-Branco D, Valachis A, Derksen J W G, Suijkerbuijk K P M, Dafni U, Dellaporta T, Vogel A, Prelaj A, Groenwold R H H, Martins H, Stahel R, Bliss J, Kather J, Ribelles N, Perrone F, Hall P S, Dienstmann R, Booth C M, Pentheroudakis G, Delaloge S, Koopman M 10 Oct 2023, In: Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology. 34 , p. 1097-1112 16 p.

Associations between Fatty Acid Intakes and Plasma Phospholipid Fatty Acid Concentrations in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition

Huybrechts Inge, Jacobs Inarie, Aglago Elom K., Yammine Sahar, Matta Michèle, Schmidt Julie A., Casagrande Corinne, Nicolas Geneviève, Biessy Carine, Van Puyvelde Heleen, Scalbert Augustin, Derksen Jeroen W.G., van der Schouw Yvonne T., Grioni Sara, Amiano Pilar, Halkjær Jytte, Tjønneland Anne, Huerta José M., Luján-Barroso Leila, Palli Domenico, Gunter Marc J., Perez-Cornago Aurora, Chajès Véronique Sep 2023, In: Nutrients. 15 , p. 1-15 15 p.

Translation of IDEA trial results into clinical practice:Analysis of the implementation of a new guideline for colon cancer

van Rooijen Karlijn L., Derksen Jeroen W.G., Verkooijen Helena M., Vink Geraldine R., Koopman Miriam 15 Oct 2022, In: International Journal of Cancer. 151 , p. 1270-1279 10 p.

Physical Activity Is Associated with Improved Overall Survival among Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Smit Karel C, Derksen Jeroen W G, Beets Geerard L O, Belt Eric J Th, Berbée Maaike, Coene Peter Paul L O, van Cruijsen Hester, Davidis Marjan A, Dekker Jan Willem T, van Dodewaard-de Jong Joyce M, Haringhuizen Annebeth W, Helgason Helgi H, Hendriks Mathijs P, Hoekstra Ronald, de Hingh Ignace H J T, IJzermans Jan N M, Janssen Johan J B, Konsten Joop L M, Los Maartje, Mekenkamp Leonie J M, Nieboer Peter, Peeters Koen C M J, Peters Natascha A J B, Pruijt Hans J F M, Quarles van Ufford-Mannesse Patricia, Rietbroek Ron C, Schiphorst Anandi H W, Schouten van der Velden Arjan, Schrauwen Ruud W M, Sie Mark P S, Sommeijer Dirkje W, Sonneveld Dirk J A, Stockmann Hein B A C, Tent Marleen, Terheggen Frederiek, Tjin-A-Ton Manuel L R, Valkenburg-van Iersel Liselot, van der Velden Ankie M T, Vles Wouter J, van Voorthuizen Theo, Wegdam Johannes A, de Wilt Johannes H W, Koopman Miriam, May Anne M, On Behalf Of The Plcrc Study Group 16 Feb 2022, In: Cancers. 14

The Prospective Dutch Colorectal Cancer (PLCRC) cohort:real-world data facilitating research and clinical care

Derksen Jeroen W G, Vink Geraldine R, Elferink Marloes A G, Roodhart Jeanine M L, Verkooijen Helena M, van Grevenstein Wilhelmina M U, Siersema Peter D, May Anne M, Koopman Miriam, Dec 2021, In: Scientific Reports. 11 , p. 1-12

Dietary Advanced Glycation End-Products and Colorectal Cancer Risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study

Aglago Elom K, Mayén Ana-Lucia, Knaze Viktoria, Freisling Heinz, Fedirko Veronika, Hughes David J, Jiao Li, Eriksen Anne Kirstine, Tjønneland Anne, Boutron-Ruault Marie-Christine, Rothwell Joseph A, Severi Gianluca, Kaaks Rudolf, Katzke Verena, Schulze Matthias B, Birukov Anna, Palli Domenico, Sieri Sabina, Santucci de Magistris Maria, Tumino Rosario, Ricceri Fulvio, Bueno-de-Mesquita Bas, Derksen Jeroen W G, Skeie Guri, Gram Inger Torhild, Sandanger Torkjel, Quirós J Ramón, Luján-Barroso Leila, Sánchez Maria-Jose, Amiano Pilar, Chirlaque María-Dolores, Gurrea Aurelio Barricarte, Johansson Ingegerd, Manjer Jonas, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Weiderpass Elisabete, Gunter Marc J, Heath Alicia K, Schalkwijk Casper G, Jenab Mazda 8 Sep 2021, In: Nutrients. 13

Consumption of ultra-processed foods associated with weight gain and obesity in adults:A multi-national cohort study

Cordova Reynalda, Kliemann Nathalie, Huybrechts Inge, Rauber Fernanda, Vamos Eszter P., Levy Renata Bertazzi, Wagner Karl Heinz, Viallon Vivian, Casagrande Corinne, Nicolas Geneviève, Dahm Christina C., Zhang Jie, Halkjær Jytte, Tjønneland Anne, Boutron-Ruault Marie Christine, Mancini Francesca Romana, Laouali Nasser, Katzke Verena, Srour Bernard, Jannasch Franziska, Schulze Matthias B., Masala Giovanna, Grioni Sara, Panico Salvatore, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Derksen Jeroen W.G., Rylander Charlotta, Skeie Guri, Jakszyn Paula, Rodriguez-Barranco Miguel, Huerta José María, Barricarte Aurelio, Brunkwall Lousie, Ramne Stina, Bodén Stina, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Heath Alicia K., Vineis Paolo, Weiderpass Elisabete, Monteiro Carlos Augusto, Gunter Marc J., Millett Christopher, Freisling Heinz Sep 2021, In: Clinical Nutrition. 40 , p. 5079-5088 10 p.

Colorectal Cancer Care and Patients' Perceptions Before and During COVID-19:Implications for Subsequent SARS-CoV-2 Infection Waves

Derksen Jeroen W G, May Anne M, van de Poll-Franse Lonneke V, de Rooij Belle H, Hafkenscheid Dorothee A, Verkooijen Helena M, Koopman Miriam, Vink Geraldine R Aug 2021, In: JNCI cancer spectrum. 5 , p. 1-11

Dietary intake and plasma phospholipid concentrations of saturated, monounsaturated and trans fatty acids and colorectal cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort

Aglago Elom K, Murphy Neil, Huybrechts Inge, Nicolas Geneviève, Casagrande Corinne, Fedirko Veronika, Weiderpass Elisabete, Rothwell Joseph A, Dahm Christina C, Olsen Anja, Tjønneland Anne, Kaaks Rudolf, Katzke Verena, Schulze Matthias B, Masala Giovanna, Agnoli Claudia, Panico Salvatore, Tumino Rosario, Sacerdote Carlotta, Bueno-de-Mesquita Bas H, Derksen Jeroen W G, Skeie Guri, Gram Inger Torhild, Brustad Magritt, Jakszyn Paula, Sánchez Maria-Jose, Amiano Pilar, Huerta José María, Ericson Ulrika, Wennberg Maria, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Heath Alicia K, Jenab Mazda, Chajes Veronique, Gunter Marc J 28 Apr 2021, In: International Journal of Cancer. 149 , p. 865-882 18 p.

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