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Lisette van Gemert


Lisette is full professor Persuasive Health Technology at the University of Twente. She coordinates the Health Research Domain from Technical Medicine Centre of the University of Twente.

She has a long-term expertise in the area of persuasive & personalized coaching using empathic monitoring technologies to support patients and professionals in self-care and decision making, and in the establishment of a smart European knowledge infrastructure for design and implementation of eLearning-concepts in HealthCare (blended care; virtual reality).

She developed in cooperation with Prof dr Oinas-Kukkonen a Double Degree in Persuasive Technology, (doctorate level).

Lisette is the editor of the book ‘eHealth Research, Theory and Development, a multidisciplinary approach, a textbook for ehealth students and professionals. She developed with her lab the eHealth MOOC, a massive online Instructional Technology to train students and professionals.