Amsterdam, 28 September - 1 October, 2014
Workshop "Moral mindfulness in shared decision making: integrated reflection and communication skills training for health professionals"
Lugano, 26-28 juni 2014
Panel "Articulated values and skilled communication: the foundation of humanistic care"
Oral presentation "Moral mindfulness for health professionals: Knowing when and how to address your own values"
Fetal heart abnormalities; prenatal and postnatal. Symposium of the Organization for Prenatal Screening Southwest Holland
Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Presentation (in Dutch): “Post test counseling: skillful tour guides required!”
2nd Symposium on Healthcare Communication: Fostering International Research Collaboration for Safer and More Compassionate Healthcare Communication
Hong Kong, 24-26 Hune, 2013, International Research Center for Communication in Healthcare (ICCH)
Invited speaker and participant in Roundtable Discussion
Presentation: “Moral Mindfulness: the next call in Healthcare Communication
Roundtable on Social Work and Care: Client Power, Self-management and Professionalism: an Inconvenient Relation?
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 29 May, 2013
Presentation (in Dutch): “Client Power, Self-management and Professionalim: a Most Convenient Relation!”
London, United Kingdom, 5-8 October 2012
Invited speaker: chair and organiser Symposium 10 on Bioethics: ‘“Two Birds with One Stone”’: Moral Awareness Skills Training to Improve Both Patient Care and Professional Growth”
Own presentation: “Moral Reflection: ‘Discussing’ ethical issues with yourself”
Ambitious and Passionate Innovation in Teaching – Competence-based Education in the Postdoctoral Psychology Curriculae]
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 15 June, 2012
Presentation (in Dutch): “ An interactive educational tool for Teaching in Professionalism"
Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 26-29 June, 2012, International Association of Bioethics (IAB)
Meet the Dutch experts: “ website for moral reflection”
Chicago, USA, 16-19 October, 2011, American Association of Communication in Health Care (AACH)
Workshop “, website for Moral Reflection. An interactive Educational Tool for Use in Medical Training.”
Seventh International Conference on Clinical Ethics and Consultation
Amsterdam, The NEtherlands, 18-21 May, 2011
Workshop “ Interactive Educational Tool for Use in Medical Training”
Cardiff, United Kingdom, 25-27 June, 2009
Workshop “MIMES – A communication model for moral counseling in the clinical setting
Working conference of the AMC-UWV-VUmc Insurance Medicine Centre of Expertise
Leiden, The Netherlands, 3 February, 2009
Presentation (in Dutch): “Focus Groups for Dummies
Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 18 December 2008
Chair of workshop (in Dutch) ‘Gaps in the care for carriers’
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 28 November, 2008
Day Chair
Oslo, Norway,2-5 Septmeber, 2008
Workshop “Website moral reflection: an innovative tool for medical professionals to improve moral counselling skills”
Leusden, The Netherlands,18 June 2008
Workshop (in Dutch): “A different counselling technique: zooming into positive experiences instead of problems”
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2 November, 2007
Organisor & Day Chair
Noordwijk, The Netherlands,14-16 November, 2007
Presentation (in Dutch): “A website for moral reflection in the General Practice programme: development and possible uses"
Cardiff,  UK, 15-18 Augustust, 2007,
Presentation “The target of testing. Reflections on the morality of prenatal testing”
First National Conference on Prenatal and Neonatal Screening
RIVM (National Institute for Public Health and the Environment)
De Bilt, The Netherlands, 22 May 2007
Participated in panel discussion (in Dutch)
Florence, Italy, 27-30 Augustust, 2006
Presentation “Targeted testing in prenatal diagnosis: who decides about the target?”
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6-9 May 2006
Presentation “Targeted testing in prenatal diagnosis: the best way to deal with problematic findings.”
Publishing Qualitative Research
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 10 May 2005
AMC Seminar on the occasion of the visit of Janice Morse, founding editor Qualitative Health Research
Organisor & Chair
Eleventh Qualitative Health Research Conference
Utrecht, The Netherlands,11-13 May, 2005
Symposium “Moral Evidence. Doing qualitative research in the field of medical ethics.”
Reykjavik, Iceland, 25-28 Augustust, 2004
Presentation “Professional responsibility towards the application of new methods for prenatal testing.”
Knowledge, is that all? Genetics for all in the 21st century.
Heerenveen, The Netherlands, 6 April, 2002
District conference Rotary 1590.  
Day Chair (in Dutch)