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Tamar studied Midwifery (BSc) at the AVAG (Academie Verloskunde Amsterdam Groningen) in Groningen and Health Sciences (MSc) at VU University in Amsterdam.

Her master specialisation was Prevention and Public Health. Tamar's final internship was at VUmc/EMGO+ Institute and MediClara Projects BV on the FoliumzuurExtra project (an RCT about the effects of periconceptional and prenatal folic acid supplementation on congenital anomalies and preterm birth). After graduating for her masters, Tamar worked as a research assistant at the FoliumzuurExtra project.

Currently, Tamar is working as a research assistant at Midwifery Science (VUmc/EMGO+ Institute) on the IRIS study (IUGR Risk Selection study). For more information see