COVID-19 Research at MHeNs


Title of the study: Measuring mental well-being during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic
Local investigators: Dr. C. Quaedflieg (FPN), Dr. D Hernaus (MHeNs)
Description: We will conduct a max. 10-minute online questionnaire-based study among Dutch speaking participants to assess severity of social quarantine, preoccupation with coronavirus (fear, worries) and momentary well-being (mood, anxiety, stress levels, sleep quality).


Title of the study: COH-FIT (  
Local investigators: Prof T. van Amelsvoort (MHeNs)
Description: Online survey to measure the physical and mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic across 43 countries in children, adolescents and adults, in 3 waves (0,6 months, 12months)


Title of the study: The Covid-19 HEalth caRe wOrkErS (HEROES) Study (HEROES) (
Local investigators: Dr. E van der Ven (MHeNs)
Description: This prospective (0, 3, 6 and 12 months), multisite cohort study aims to describe, examine, and evaluate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on mental health and social factors among workers at health services from Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe and neighboring countries, the Middle East and North Africa, as well as Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.


Title of the study: Covid-Predict (    
Local investigators: Dr. Pieter Kubben, Dr. Mark Janssen, Dr. Marcel Aries (all MHeNs)
Description: The aim of the consortium is to improve prediction and individualised treatment of COVID-19 patients through a central database and modern data analytics.