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prof. dr. E. (Eelko) Hak

Full professor of Clinical Pharmacoepidemiology/Educational director Pharmacy-MPS


Methodology of (un)intentional drug/vaccine effect research with "real-world Big Data" (e.g. case-control, case-only, sibling designs, instrumental variable analysis, propensity score analysis, also in combination with cost-effectiveness research and in relation to Precision Medicine. Clinical epidemiology of (respiratory) infections, antibiotic treatment and vaccination. Implementation research of medication/vaccine strategies (adherence, persistence) in public health.

Other positions

Additional activities: Member as methodologist of the Medical Ethical Review Board Isala Hospital Zwolle. Member of the Dutch Health Council committee COVID-19 (till 2021). Member of the Dutch Health Council Vaccinations (2012-2018) and Health Council Influenza vaccination (2008-2017). Member as methodologist of the Medical Ethical Review Board BEBO, Assen (evaluates >60% of phase 1 clinical drug trials in NL). Programme director master Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences (MPS, Keuzegids 2017&2019: Top-rated program, see\masters\MPS ). Co-chair GUIDE graduate school research group Real-world studies in Pharmaco-Epidemiology, -Genetics, -Economics & -Therapy (PEGET). Work Package leader clinical vaccine trial program FP7-project UNISEC (2013-2019). Member of the Faculty Council Faculty of Science and Engineering (2016-2019). Educational Director of BSC and MSC Pharmacy and MSC MPS.
Last modified:05 July 2021 09.10 a.m.

Contact information

Place of work A. Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV, Groningen, building 3214, room 0.457, fourth floor

Job title:
Professor of Clinical Pharmacoepidemiology
+31 50 36 38707 (Direct)
+31 50 36 37576 (Secretariat)