Assistant Professor of Medicine
Academic Interests: Dr van Tilburg dedicates here research to unraveling medical, psychological and social contributions to chronic abdominal pain in children and teens. Her work can broadly be divided in two main areas: The development of easy-to-use self-management strategies for pain and the role of mitochondrial genes -and their influence on energy metabolism- in chronic pain. The goal of Dr van Tilburg’s research is to help patients and their families lead better and more productive lives.
Education and Training
|MA||Tilburg University (Netherlands)||Economic Psychology|
|PhD||Tilburg University (Netherlands)||Health Psychology|
|Postdoctoral training||Duke University Medical Center||Medical Psychology and Endocrinology|