Aartman, I.H.A.

Lecturer (Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences)


  • Evidence-based dentistry
  • Dental education
  • Social dentistry

Professional interests

  • Methodological issues in oral health research
  • Dental anxiety
  • Assessment in dental education

Professional employment history

2000-presentConsultant in statistics and methodology, Academic Centre for Dentistry
1997-presentLecturer in statistics, methodology and evidence-based dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam
1995-2000PhD, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam
1994-1996Methodologist, Department of Psychiatry, VU University
1993-1995Lecturer in research methods, Faculty of Psychology, University of Amsterdam
1987-1993MSc Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam

Selected scientific publications

Van Parys, K., Aartman, I.H.A., Kuitert, R., &, Zentner, A.
(in press). Assessment of dental anomalies on panoramic radiographs: inter- and intraexaminer agreement. European Journal of Orthodontics, doi: 10.1093/ejo/cjq061.
Van Diermen, D.E., Aartman, I.H.A., Baart, J.A., Hoogstraten, J., & Van der Waal, I. (2009). Dental management of patients using antithrombotic drugs: critical appraisal of existing guidelines. Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontology, 107, 616-624.
Aartman, I.H.A. & van Loveren, C. (2007). Evidence-based tandheelkunde en het beoordelen van de waarde en toepasbaarheid van onderzoek. Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Tandheelkunde, 114, 166-171.
Schoonheim-Klein, M.E., Habets, L.L.M.H., Aartman, I.H.A., van der Vleuten, C., Hoogstraten, J., & van der Velden, U. (2006). Implementing an Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE): effects on students’ learning strategies. European Journal of Dental Education, 10, 226-235.
Aartman, I.H.A., De Jongh, A., Makkes, P.C., & Hoogstraten, J. (2000). Dental anxiety reduction and dental attendance after treatment in a dental fear clinic: a follow-up study. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 28, 435-442.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)