Bos, A.

+31 20 59 80202
acta ( mondgezondh )
Assistant professor (Orthodontics)


  • Social Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Psychology

Professional interests

  • Compliance in orthodontics
  • Quality of Life of orthodontic and cleft patients
  • Research Methods for Health Psychology

Professional employment history

2007-presentAssistant professor Department of Orthodontics
2000-2012Assistant professor Department of Psychology UvA, dept. Social Psychology and Clinical Psychology
2006PhD in Social Dentistry
2002MSc in Psychology
1996MA in Cultural Anthropology

Selected scientific publications

Keles, F. & Bos, A. (2013). Satisfaction with orthodontic treatment. The Angle Orthodontist, 83(3), 507-511.
Bos A, Hoogstraten J, Zentner A. (2010)

Perceptions of Dutch Orthodontic Patients and their Parents on Oral Health-Related Quality of Life. Angle Orthod 2010; 80:367-72.
Bos, A. & Prahl, C. (2011)
Oral health-related quality of life in Dutch children with cleft lip and/or palate. The Angle Orthodonist, 81(5), 865-871.
Bos A. (2008)
Therapietrouw in de Orthodontie. Praktijkboek Tandheelkunde, afl. 12, 2008.
Bos A, Kleverlaan CJ, Hoogstraten J, Prahl-Andersen B, Kuitert R. (2007)
Comparing Subjective and Objective Measures of Headgear Compliance. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2007;132:801-5.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)

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Last changes Ancillary activities: Amsterdam 08 februari 2021