Dr. Rosalie van der Vaart

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 6633
E-Mail: r.van.der.vaart@fsw.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen, Instituut Psychologie, Gezondheids, Medische- Neuropsychologie
Office Address: Pieter de la Court gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 2A20

Dr. Rosalie (Roos) van der Vaart studies the use of online cognitive behavioral therapy in the treatment of chronic pain, focusing on the development, implementation and evaluation of an eHealth intervention. Besides this specific project she also coordinates the use of eHealth in education and research at the department of Health, Medical and Neuropsychology.


Vaart, R. van der (2013, May 31). Rheumatology 2.0 : empowering patients by eHealth. University of Twente (182 pag.). Prom./coprom.: Prof.dr. M.A.F.J. van de Laar, Dr. C.H.C. Drossaert & Dr. E. Taal. [link]


Van der Vaart R, Drossaert CHC, De Heus M, Taal E, Van de Laar MAFJ. Measuring actual eHealth literacy among patients with rheumatic diseases: a qualitative analysis of problems encountered using Health 1.0 and Health 2.0 applications. J Med Internet Res 2013; 15(2): e27.

Van der Vaart R, Repping-Wuts H, Drossaert CHC, Taal E, Knaapen-Hans HKA, Van de Laar MAFJ. Needs for online information and support of patients with Systemic Sclerosis. Arthrit Care Res 2013; 65(4): 594–600.

Van der Vaart R, Drossaert CHC, Taal E, Ten Klooster PM, Hilderink-Koertshuis RTE, Klaasse JM, Van de Laar MAFJ. Validation of the Dutch functional, communicative and critical health literacy scales. Patient Educ Couns 2012; 89(1): 82-8.

Van der Vaart R, Drossaert CHC, Taal E, Van de Laar MAFJ. Giving rheumatology patients online home access to their electronic medical record (EMR): advantages, drawbacks and preconditions according to care providers. Rheumatol Int 2012; Epub ahead of print.

Van der Vaart R, Drossaert CHC, Taal E. Van de Laar MAFJ. Experiences and preferences of patients with rheumatic diseases regarding an Interactive Health Communication Application. Int J Adv Life Sci 2012; 3(3&4): 143-53.

Van der Vaart R, Van Deursen AJAM, Drossaert CHC, Taal E, Van Dijk JAMG, Van de Laar MAFJ. Does the eHealth Literacy Scale (eHEALS) Measure What it Intends to Measure? Validation of a Dutch Version of the eHEALS in Two Adult Populations. J Med Internet Res 2011; 13(4): e86.

Van der Vaart R, Drossaert CHC, Taal E, Van de Laar MAFJ. Patient preferences for a hospital-based rheumatology Interactive Health Communication Application and factors associated with these preferences. Rheumatology 2011; 50(9): 1618-26.

Sorbi MJ, Van der Vaart R. User acceptance of an Internet training aid for migraine self-management. J Telemed Telecare 2010; 16(1): 20-4.

Last Modified: 14-01-2016