dr. R.C. (Rimke) Vos

Assistant Professor

  • Department of Epidemiology

dr. R.C. (Rimke) Vos


Rimke Vos obtained a Master's degree (cum laude) in Public Health (major movement science) from Maastricht University in 2005. In April 2006 she started to work as PhD student at the Juliana Children’s Hospital/ HagaHospital (The Hague). The PhD project ‘The effect evaluation of a family based multidisciplinary cognitive behavioural treatment in children with obesity’ was carried out in collaboration with the Departments of Pediatrics (Willem-Alexander Children and Youth Center) and Endocrinology & Metabolism of the Leiden University Medical Center. Thereafter, she worked as posdoc researcher and at the department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the VU University Medical Center (Amsterdam), as postdoc researcher at the department of Medical Decision Making at Leiden University Medical Center (Leiden), and as research coordinator, HagaAcademy, Hage Teaching Hospital (Den Haag). Since August 2013, she is appointed as assistant professor at Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht (Utrecht).

Research Output (68)

Population-based screen-detected type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with less need for insulin therapy after 10 years

Vos Rimke C., Den Ouden Henk, Daamen Lois A., Bilo Henk J.G., Denig Petra, Rutten Guy E.H.M. 31 mrt 2020, In: BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 8 7 p.

Long-term effects of intensive multifactorial therapy in individuals with screen-detected type 2 diabetes in primary care:10-year follow-up of the ADDITION-Europe cluster-randomised trial

Griffin Simon J., Rutten Guy E.H.M., Khunti Kamlesh, Witte Daniel R., Lauritzen Torsten, Sharp Stephen J., Dalsgaard Else Marie, Davies Melanie J., Irving Greg J., Vos Rimke C., Webb David R., Wareham Nicholas J., Sandbæk Annelli 1 dec 2019, In: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 7 , p. 925-937 13 p.

Risk and management of pre-diabetes

Beulens Joline, Rutters Femke, Ryden Lars, Schnell O, Mellbin Linda, Hart HE, Vos Rimke 1 dec 2019, In: European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 26 , p. 47-54 8 p.

Adverse differences in cardiometabolic risk factor levels between individuals with pre-diabetes and normal glucose metabolism are more pronounced in women than in men:The Maastricht Study

De Ritter Rianneke, Sep Simone J.S., Van Der Kallen Carla J.H., Schram Miranda T., Koster Annemarie, Kroon Abraham A., Van Greevenbroek Marleen M.J., Eussen Simone J.P.M., Dagnelie Pieter C., De Jong Marit, Vos Rimke C., Woodward Mark, Bots Michiel L., Peters Sanne A.E., Stehouwer Coen D.A. 15 nov 2019, In: BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 7

Effectiviteit van zelfmanagementondersteuning bij diabetes

Vos Rimke, van Heusden Lisa, Eikelenboom Natalie, Rutten Guy 1 nov 2019, In: Huisarts en Wetenschap. 62 , p. 30-35 6 p.

De-intensification of blood glucose lowering medication in people identified as being over-treated:A mixed methods study

Hart Huberta E., Ditzel Kim, Rutten Guy E., de Groot Esther, Seidu Samuel, Khunti Kamlesh, Vos Rimke C. 18 okt 2019, In: Patient Preference and Adherence. 13 , p. 1775-1783 9 p.

Sex differences in cardiovascular risk management for people with diabetes in primary care: a cross-sectional study.

de Jong Marit, Vos Rimke, Bots Michael L, De Ritter Rianneke, van der Kallen Carla J H, Sep Simone J S, Stehouwer Coen DA, Woodward Mark, Peters Sanne 23 jul 2019, In: BJGP Open. 3 11 p.

Een eenvoudig wandelprogramma voor mensen met diabetes

Hart Huberta, Hoogendoorn Sonja, Rutten Guy, de Wolf Cees, Vos Rimke 1 jul 2019, In: Huisarts en Wetenschap. 62 , p. 46-48 3 p.

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