Hans Tol is appointed as full Professor of Sports Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Amsterdam (AMC-UvA)

  • Published: 15-1-2020

Hans Tol is the first full professor of Sports Medicine at the UvA. His research will focus on the treatment and prevention of sports injuries, especially injuries in muscles and tendons.

The Amsterd…


VISTA 2019: Keynote speakers revealed

  • Published: 28-1-2019

The keynote speakers for the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) VISTA 2019 conference in September have been confirmed, with a trio of world-renowned sport scientists and experts covering hot …


Amsterdam to host VISTA 2019

  • Published: 24-9-2017

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that the ninth VISTA conference for scientists and experts in Para sport will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands between 4-7 September 2019.


International Thesis Award for Sports Medicine Resident Guus Reurink

  • Published: 24-8-2017

Sports Medicine Resident Guus Reurink (Academic Center for Evidence Based Medicine AMC and OLVG) was awarded with a second place British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM)  Award.

The BJSM is the worl…


In the media: To Put Ball in the Net, Dutch Clubs Shoot Space Aliens First

  • Published: 20-3-2017

March 5, 2017

Some of the young players enrolled at PSV Eindhoven’s academy have had to burst balloons. Others have been told to shoot dots, and more still have been tasked with bring…


Science & Innovation Award 2017

  • Published: 9-2-2017

Sign up with your idea and have a chance to win € 10,000

The Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award is the Amsterdam competition for innovative ideas with a societal and/or commercial impact.

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Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences starts research programme ‘Access, Equity and Identity in Sport’

  • Published: 23-6-2016

The new ‘Access, Equity and Identity in Sport’ (AEIS) research programme of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) got off to a great start this month by receiving funding from the Intern…


Call for abstracts ICSEMIS 2016

  • Published: 30-3-2016

In 2006, the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE), the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the International Feder…


European comparative study on Dual Career facilities for Elite & Talented Athletes

  • Published: 4-2-2016

Every year over 120.000 elite, talented athletes face multiple challenges in combining their sport with education or employment. These challenges persist in the transition to a new career after their …


English website AISS online!

  • Published: 4-1-2016

The English AISS website is online now!