JACOBS Nele, PhD

  • Position :
  • Adjunct Professor

  • Department :
  • Core
  • Phone :
  • +32 (0) 11 758 055
  • E-mail :
  • nele.jacobs@faresa.be
  • Nationality :
  • Belgian
  • Languages :
  • Dutch, English, French
  • Education :
  • Postgraduate in Behaviour Therapy - KULeuven (2013)

     

    Doctor in Biomedical Sciences - Hasselt University (2011)

     

    Master in Health Sciences - Maastricht University (2009)

     

    Master in Clinical Psychology - KULeuven (2006)

  • Teaching :
  • Vesalius College (2013-present):

    • Psychology

     

    Hasselt University (2007-2013):

    • Clinical Research Methods
    • Patient Communication
    • Operant Conditioning
    • Classical Conditioning

     

    PXL (2010-2012):

    • Fear for Surgery
  • Research area(s) :
    • (Health) Behaviour change
    • Clinical psychology
    • Organizational psychology
    • Health economics

     

  • Research Project(s) :
  • Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a tailored behaviour change programme for cardiovascular prevention - Hasselt University (2006-2011)

  • Selected Publications :
  • Jacobs, Nele, Clays, Els, De Bacquer, Dirk, De Backer, Guy, Dendale, Paul, Thijs, Herbert, De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse & Claes, Neree. Effect of a tailored behaviour change programme on a composite lifestyle change score: a randomised controlled trial. Health Education Research 2011: 26 (5): 886-895 (A1) (IF 2.146)

     

    Jacobs, Nele, De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse, Thijs, Herbert, Dendale, Paul & Claes, Neree. Effect of a cardiovascular prevention program on health behavior and BMI in highly educated adults: a randomized controlled trial. Patient Education and Counseling 2011;85:122-126 (A1) (IF 1.975)

     

    Jacobs, Nele, Hagger, Martin, Streukens, Sandra, De  Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse & Claes, Neree. Testing an integrated model of the Theory of Planned Behaviour and Self-Determination Theory for different energy-balance related behaviours and intervention intensities. British Journal of Health Psychology 2011;16(Pt1):113-34 (A1) (IF 1.976)

     

    Jacobs, Nele, Evers, Silvia, Ament, Andre & Claes, Neree. Cost-Utility of A Cardiovascular Prevention Programme in Highly Educated Adults: Intermediate Results of A Randomised Controlled Trial. Int J Technology Assessment in Health Care 2010;26(1):11-19. (A1) (IF 1.794)