Miranda A.L. van Tilburg, PhD

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.

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Education and Training

Degree Institution Area
MA Tilburg University (Netherlands) Economic Psychology
PhD Tilburg University (Netherlands) Health Psychology
Postdoctoral training Duke University Medical Center Medical Psychology and Endocrinology