Dr Daniëlle Verstegen (D.M.L.)
Daniëlle M. L. Verstegen is programme director of the Master of Health Professions Education (MHPE) program. She studied Cognitive Science (Radboud University Nijmegen, 1992) and holds a PhD in Instructional Science (Utrecht University, 2004) . Her area of expertise lies in instructional design, online and blended learning in the context of Problem-Based Learning. She was project leader of the PBL MOOC project, and is involved in national and international research projects on, for example, integrating palliative care in undergraduate curriculum and developing education for cross-border patient safety.
Area of expertise: Instructional Design, Online Learning, Blended Learning, Problem-Based Learning.
Professional career history
Daniëlle Verstegen studied Cognitive Science (Radboud University Nijmegen, 1992) and has a PhD in Educational Sciences (Utrecht University, 2004). From 1994 to 2005 she worked for TNO, a Dutch research institute, combining research and advisory work in instructional design projects involving e-learning, simulations and simulators. Between 2005 and 2008 she worked at RISBO (Erasmus University Rotterdam) in research projects for vocational schools. Daniëlle Verstegen joined the FHML Department of Educational Research and Development at Maastricht University in 2008. Her area of expertise lies in instructional design and in the use of e-learning in the context of Problem-Based Learning.