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Elke Van Hoof

Academic – Innovator – Entrepreneur

Professional info

Professor Health & Medical psychology and Primary care psychology
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussels Belgium
2006 – present

Centre Of Resilience
2013 – present

Ally Institute
2020 – present


Thanks to this unique career and various initiatives, Elke Van Hoof keeps her finger on the pulse of the academic world, the professional field and psychology, enabling her to incorporate unique insights into work-related clinical psychology. Because of this unique vision, Elke Van Hoof is also a much sought-after expert in various policy committees, such as the Belgian Superior Health Council and the knowledge center for incapacity for work (NIHDI / INAMI).


  • Policy making in cancer Health Impact Analyses of policy on Public Health, Health Care and Non-health care issues.
  • Survivorship cancer (point of view of patients as weel as point of view of partners)
  • Promoting physical activity in patients
  • Stress-related conditions (chronc fatigue syndrome, fibromyaligia, burn-out, …)
  • Return-to-work
  • Augmented Intelligence and well-being
  • Primary care psychology
  • Sustainability in health

Research outputs

Here you can find a variety of research output of prof. Elke Van Hoof.