Duijster, D.

+31 20 59 80230
acta ( mondgezondh )
Postdoc-researcher (Preventieve Tandheelkunde)


  •  Dental Public Health

Professional interests

  • Oral health promotion
  • Socioeconomic inequalities in oral health

Professional employment history

2015 - presentPostdoctoral researcher - ACTA  
2014 - 2015Research Associate - University College London and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit 
2015PhD in Dentistry – University of Amsterdam
2010MSc in Dental Public Health
2008BSc in Dentistry 

Selected scientific publications

Duijster D, de Jong-Lenters M, de Ruiter C, Thijssen J, van Loveren C, Verrips, GHW. Parental and family-related influences on dental caries in children of Dutch, Moroccan and Turkish origin. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 2015;43:152-62.
Duijster D, van Loveren C, Dusseldorp E, Verrips GHW. Modelling community, family and individual determinants of childhood dental caries. Eur J Oral Sci 2014;122:125–33.
Duijster D, O’Malley L, Elison SN, van Loveren C, Marcenes W, Adair PM, Pine C. Family relationships as an explanatory variable of childhood dental caries: a systematic review of measures. Caries Res 2013;47(suppl.1):22-39.
Duijster D
, Sheiham A, Hobdell MH, Itchon G, Monse B. Associations between oral health-related impacts and rate of weight gain after extraction of pulpally involved teeth in underweight Filipino children. BMC Public Health 2013;13:533
Monse B, Duijster D, Sheiham A, Grijalva-Eternod CS, van Palenstein-Helderman W, Hobdell MH. The effects of extraction of pulpally involved primary teeth on weight, height and BMI in underweight Filipino children. A cluster randomized clinical trial. BMC Public Health 2012;12:725.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)

Ancillary activities

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Last changes Ancillary activities: Amsterdam 08 februari 2021