The Amsterdam Center for Health Communication (ACHC) strives to promote health through research on effective communication.

Published on January 17 2018 – Nynke van der Laan received a Creative industry-KIEM grant from the NWO to develop and test a virtual reality game to foster healthy food choices. The KIEM funding instrument is intended to set up a longer-term collaboration between researchers and private partners. This is fostered […] Read more »

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Published on December 18 2017 – Nadine Bol received a travel grant of € 2,300 from the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). The Academy Van der Gaag Grant was designed to offer promising young researchers who are studying the biological, psychological and social determinants of human behavior […] Read more »

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Published on December 1st 2017 – On Friday November 24, the fourth symposium of the Amsterdam Center for Health Communication (ACHC) took place in Amsterdam, entitled ‘Tailoring for Health. From theoretical idea to practical intervention’, chaired by Eline Smit.   During the afternoon, speakers working in science and practice have […] Read more »


Published on November 17, 2017 – Related to the symposium ‘Tailoring for Health‘ that will be held next Friday November 24, Nadine Bol, Eline Smit, and Prof. Mia Lustria will be guest-editing a special issue for the scientific open access journal ‘Digital Health’. The special issue is entitled ‘Tailored Health […] Read more »

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