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dr. W.M.M. (W.M. Monique) Verschuren

dr. W.M.M. (W.M. Monique) Verschuren

Full Professor
dr. W.M.M. (W.M. Monique) Verschuren
  • Public Health Team II
  • Julius Center Research Program Cardiovascular Epidemiology

Research Programs

Circulatory Health

Biography

Biography

Monique Verschuren studied Human Nutrion (Wageningen University), specializing in Epidemiology. She is a professor of ‘Healthy Vascular Ageing in public health perspective’ and Head of the Department ‘Determinants of Chronic Diseases’ at Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and Health Services of the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment in Bilthoven. Main research topics are dietary and lifestyle determinants of cardiovascular disease, cognitive decline and healthy ageing with a focus on public health implications. She is the principal investigator of the Doetinchem Cohort Study, an ongoing longitudinal study that started in 1987, PI of the Dutch EPIC-MORGEN cohort and member of the international Steering Committee of the EPIC-Study (European Prospective Study into Nutrition and Cancer). She was responsible for the chapter on diet, smoking and physical activity in the 2012 ‘’European Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice”. At present she is member of 2 ESC Task Forces that are preparing the 2016 European Guideline on CVD Prevention respectively the Guideline on Lipid Management. She is co-author of over 250 international peer-reviewed papers (H-index=50).

Side Activities

Member  Joint European Societies’ Task Force for Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice Member  ESC-EAS Task Force for Guidelines on Dyslipidaemias Member European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (EACPR) Chair Elect section Prevention, Epidemiology and Population Science of the EACPR Member ‘ Adviescommissie Cijfers’, Dutch Heart Foundation

 

Research Output (189)

Genetically Determined Reproductive Aging and Coronary Heart Disease: A Bidirectional 2-sample Mendelian Randomization:A Bidirectional 2-sample Mendelian Randomization

Dam Veerle, Onland-Moret N Charlotte, Burgess Stephen, Chirlaque Maria-Dolores, Peters Sanne A E, Schuit Ewoud, Tikk Kaja, Weiderpass Elisabete, Oliver-Williams Clare, Wood Angela M, Tjønneland Anne, Dahm Christina C, Overvad Kim, Boutron-Ruault Marie-Christine, Schulze Matthias B, Trichopoulou Antonia, Ferrari Pietro, Masala Giovanna, Krogh Vittorio, Tumino Rosario, Matullo Giuseppe, Panico Salvatore, Boer Jolanda M A, Verschuren W M Monique, Waaseth Marit, Sánchez Pérez Maria José, Amiano Pilar, Imaz Liher, Moreno-Iribas Conchi, Melander Olle, Harlid Sophia, Nordendahl Maria, Wennberg Patrik, Key Timothy J, Riboli Elio, Santiuste Carmen, Kaaks Rudolf, Katzke Verena, Langenberg Claudia, Wareham Nicholas J, Schunkert Heribert, Erdmann Jeanette, Willenborg Christina, Hengstenberg Christian, Kleber Marcus E, Delgado Graciela, März Winfried, Kanoni Stavroula, Dedoussis George, Deloukas Panos, Nikpay Majid, McPherson Ruth, Scholz Markus, Teren Andrej, Butterworth Adam S, van der Schouw Yvonne T 20 Mar 2022, In: The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 107 , p. e2952-e2961 10 p.

Genome-wide association study meta-analysis identifies three novel loci for circulating anti-Müllerian hormone levels in women

Verdiesen Renée M G, van der Schouw Yvonne T, van Gils Carla H, Verschuren W M Monique, Broekmans Frank J M, Borges Maria C, Gonçalves Soares Ana L, Lawlor Deborah A, Eliassen A Heather, Kraft Peter, Sandler Dale P, Harlow Siobán D, Smith Jennifer A, Santoro Nanette, Schoemaker Minouk J, Swerdlow Anthony J, Murray Anna, Ruth Katherine S, Onland-Moret N Charlotte 11 Mar 2022, In: Human Reproduction. 37 , p. 1069-1082 14 p.

Long-term exposure to low ambient air pollution concentrations and mortality among 28 million people:results from seven large European cohorts within the ELAPSE project

Stafoggia Massimo, Oftedal Bente, Chen Jie, Rodopoulou Sophia, Renzi Matteo, Atkinson Richard W., Bauwelinck Mariska, Klompmaker Jochem O., Mehta Amar, Vienneau Danielle, Andersen Zorana J., Bellander Tom, Brandt Jørgen, Cesaroni Giulia, de Hoogh Kees, Fecht Daniela, Gulliver John, Hertel Ole, Hoffmann Barbara, Hvidtfeldt Ulla A., Jöckel Karl Heinz, Jørgensen Jeanette T., Katsouyanni Klea, Ketzel Matthias, Kristoffersen Doris Tove, Lager Anton, Leander Karin, Liu Shuo, Ljungman Petter L.S., Nagel Gabriele, Pershagen Göran, Peters Annette, Raaschou-Nielsen Ole, Rizzuto Debora, Schramm Sara, Schwarze Per E., Severi Gianluca, Sigsgaard Torben, Strak Maciek, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Verschuren Monique, Weinmayr Gudrun, Wolf Kathrin, Zitt Emanuel, Samoli Evangelia, Forastiere Francesco, Brunekreef Bert, Hoek Gerard, Janssen Nicole A.H. Jan 2022, In: The Lancet Planetary Health. 6 , p. e9-e18

Sex Differences in Cognitive Functioning with Aging in the Netherlands

Nooyens Astrid C.J., Wijnhoven Hanneke A.H., Schaap Laura S., Sialino Lena D., Kok Almar A.L., Visser Marjolein, Verschuren W. M.Monique, Picavet H. Susan J., Van Oostrom Sandra H. 2022, In: Gerontology. 68 , p. 999-1009 11 p.

Dietary Fatty Acids, Macronutrient Substitutions, Food Sources and Incidence of Coronary Heart Disease:Findings From the EPIC-CVD Case-Cohort Study Across Nine European Countries

Steur Marinka, Johnson Laura, Sharp Stephen J, Imamura Fumiaki, Sluijs Ivonne, Key Timothy J, Wood Angela, Chowdhury Rajiv, Guevara Marcela, Jakobsen Marianne U, Johansson Ingegerd, Koulman Albert, Overvad Kim, Sánchez Maria-José, van der Schouw Yvonne T, Trichopoulou Antonia, Weiderpass Elisabete, Wennberg Maria, Zheng Ju-Sheng, Boeing Heiner, Boer Jolanda M A, Boutron-Ruault Marie-Christine, Ericson Ulrika, Heath Alicia K, Huybrechts Inge, Imaz Liher, Kaaks Rudolf, Krogh Vittorio, Kühn Tilman, Kyrø Cecilie, Masala Giovanna, Melander Olle, Moreno-Iribas Conchi, Panico Salvatore, Quirós José R, Rodríguez-Barranco Miguel, Sacerdote Carlotta, Santiuste Carmen, Skeie Guri, Tjønneland Anne, Tumino Rosario, Verschuren W M Monique, Zamora-Ros Raul, Dahm Christina C, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Schulze Matthias B, Tong Tammy Y N, Riboli Elio, Wareham Nicholas J, Danesh John, 7 Dec 2021, In: Journal of the American Heart Association. 10 , p. 1-37

Estimating dose-response relationships for vitamin D with coronary heart disease, stroke, and all-cause mortality:observational and Mendelian randomisation analyses

Sofianopoulou Eleni, Kaptoge Stephen K., Afzal Shoaib, Jiang Tao, Gill Dipender, Gundersen Thomas E., Bolton Thomas R., Allara Elias, Arnold Matthew G., Mason Amy M., Chung Ryan, Pennells Lisa A.M., Shi Fanchao, Sun Luanluan, Willeit Peter, Forouhi Nita G., Langenberg Claudia, Sharp Stephen J., Panico Salvatore, Engström Gunnar, Melander Olle, Tong Tammy Y.N., Perez-Cornago Aurora, Norberg Margareta, Johansson Ingegerd, Katzke Verena, Srour Bernard, José Sánchez María, Redondo-Sánchez Daniel, Olsen Anja, Dahm Christina C., Overvad Kim, Brustad Magritt, Skeie Guri, Moreno-Iribas Conchi, Onland-Moret N. Charlotte, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Tsilidis Konstantinos K., Heath Alicia K., Agnoli Claudia, Krogh Vittorio, de Boer Ian H., Kobylecki Camilla Jannie, Çolak Yunus, Zittermann Armin, Sundström Johan, Welsh Paul, Weiderpass Elisabete, Aglago Elom K., Verschuren WM Monique, Dec 2021, In: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 9 , p. 837-846 10 p.

Adverse generational changes in obesity development converge at midlife without increased cardiometabolic risk

Ibi Dorina, Rietman M. Liset, Picavet H. S. J., Klinken Jan Bert, Dijk Ko Willems, Dolle Martijn E. T., Verschuren W. M. Monique Nov 2021, In: Obesity. 29 , p. 1925-1938 14 p.

A New Pipeline for the Normalization and Pooling of Metabolomics Data

Viallon Vivian, His Mathilde, Rinaldi Sabina, Breeur Marie, Gicquiau Audrey, Hemon Bertrand, Overvad Kim, Tjonneland Anne, Rostgaard-Hansen Agnetha Linn, Rothwell Joseph A., Lecuyer Lucie, Severi Gianluca, Kaaks Rudolf, Johnson Theron, Schulze Matthias B., Palli Domenico, Agnoli Claudia, Panico Salvatore, Tumino Rosario, Ricceri Fulvio, Verschuren W. M. Monique, Engelfriet Peter, Onland-Moret Charlotte, Vermeulen Roel, Nost Therese Haugdahl, Urbarova Ilona, Zamora-Ros Raul, Rodriguez-Barranco Miguel, Amiano Pilar, Huerta Jose Maria, Ardanaz Eva, Melander Olle, Ottoson Filip, Vidman Linda, Rentoft Matilda, Schmidt Julie A., Travis Ruth C., Weiderpass Elisabete, Johansson Mattias, Dossus Laure, Jenab Mazda, Gunter Marc J., Bermejo Justo Lorenzo, Scherer Dominique, Salek Reza M., Keski-Rahkonen Pekka, Ferrari Pietro 17 Sep 2021, In: Metabolites. 11

Worldwide trends in hypertension prevalence and progress in treatment and control from 1990 to 2019:a pooled analysis of 1201 population-representative studies with 104 million participants

Zhou Bin, Carrillo-Larco Rodrigo M., Danaei Goodarz, Riley Leanne M., Paciorek Christopher J., Stevens Gretchen A., Gregg Edward W., Bennett James E., Solomon Bethlehem, Singleton Rosie K., Sophiea Marisa K., Iurilli Maria LC, Lhoste Victor PF, Cowan Melanie J., Savin Stefan, Woodward Mark, Balanova Yulia, Cifkova Renata, Damasceno Albertino, Elliott Paul, Farzadfar Farshad, He Jiang, Ikeda Nayu, Kengne Andre P., Khang Young Ho, Kim Hyeon Chang, Laxmaiah Avula, Lin Hsien Ho, Margozzini Maira Paula, Miranda J. Jaime, Neuhauser Hannelore, Sundström Johan, Varghese Cherian, Widyahening Indah S., Zdrojewski Tomasz, Abarca-Gómez Leandra, Abdeen Ziad A., Abdul Rahim Hanan F., Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Acosta-Cazares Benjamin, Adams Robert J., Aekplakorn Wichai, Afsana Kaosar, Afzal Shoaib, Agdeppa Imelda A., Aghazadeh-Attari Javad, Bueno-de-Mesquita H. Bas, Gehring Ulrike, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Verschuren WM Monique, 11 Sep 2021, In: The Lancet. 398 , p. 957-980 24 p.

2021 ESC Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: Developed by the Task Force for cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice with representatives of the European Society of Cardiology and 12 medical societies With the special contribution of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC)

Visseren Frank L.J., MacH François, Smulders Yvo M., Carballo David, Koskinas Konstantinos C., Bäck Maria, Benetos Athanase, Biffi Alessandro, Boavida José Manuel, Capodanno Davide, Cosyns Bernard, Crawford Carolyn, Davos Constantinos H., Desormais Ileana, DI Angelantonio Emanuele, Franco Oscar H., Halvorsen Sigrun, Hobbs F. D.Richard, Hollander Monika, Jankowska Ewa A., Michal Matthias, Sacco Simona, Sattar Naveed, Tokgozoglu Lale, Tonstad Serena, Tsioufis Konstantinos P., Van DIs Ineke, Van Gelder Isabelle C., Wanner Christoph, Williams Bryan, De Backer Guy, Regitz-Zagrosek Vera, Aamodt Anne Hege, Abdelhamid Magdy, Aboyans Victor, Albus Christian, Asteggiano Riccardo, Bäck Magnus, Borger Michael A., Brotons Carlos, Ielutkienė Jelena, Cifkova Renata, Cikes Maja, Cosentino Francesco, Dagres Nikolaos, De Backer Tine, Den Ruijter Hester, Kotecha DIpak, Verschuren W. M.Monique, Hollander Monika, 7 Sep 2021, In: European heart journal. 42 , p. 3227-3337 111 p.

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