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

Published on October 18, 2021 – In collaboration with nine European partners, Barbara Schouten and Julia van Weert have received a grant from the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) to develop an evidence-based digital platform and to evaluate the extent to which this platform improves access to mental health care […]
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Published on October 11, 2021 – Together with Jeanine Suurmond (Amsterdam UMC), and in collaboration with KU Leuven and Ghent University, Barbara Schouten and Julia van Weert have received a grant from the Dutch Research Council. The grant will be used to investigate how an online decision aid can be developed […]
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Published on 22 June 2021 – Hang-Yee Chan, Christin Scholz and their co-authors received the award for ‘Promising Early Career Paper’ at the Information System division of ICA 2021.
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Published on June 17, 2021 – Together with the University of Florida, ACHC researchers published a study in the journal Patient Education and Counseling. This study explored if and how patients and providers initiate the discussion about online health information-seeking during health consultations. Our results demonstrate that the internet is […]
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