Beek, T.F. , Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Bouman, W.P., de Vries, A.L.C., Steensma, T.D., Witcomb, G.L., Arcelus, J., Richards, C., de Cuypere, G., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016). Gender Incongruence of  Childhood: Clinical Utility and Stakeholder agreement with the World Health Organization’s proposed ICD-11 criteria. Accepted for publication PLOS One. IF:3.234

Khorashad, B.S., Aghili, Z., Kreukels, B.P.C., Hiradfar, M., Roshan, G.M., Afkhamizadeh, M., Talaei, A., Abbaszadegan, M.R., Ghaemi, N., Khazaie, L., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2016). Psychosexual outcome among Iranian Individuals with 5α-Reductase Deficiency-2 (5α-RD-2) and its relationship with parental sexism. Journal of Sexual Medicine. vol 13(11) pp 1629-1641. IF:3.151

van de Grift, T.C.,  Kreukels, B.P.C., Elfering, L., Özer, M., Bouman, M., Buncamper, M., Smit, J.M., Mullender, M.G. (2016). Body Image in Transmen: Multidimensional Measurement and the Effects of Mastectomy. Journal of Sexual Medicine. vol 13(11) pp.1778-1786. IF:3.151

Beek, T.F., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T.,  Bouman, W.P., de Vries, A.L.C., Steensma, T.D., Witcomb, G.L., Arcelus, J,, Richards, C., Elaut, E., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016).Gender Incongruence of Adolescence and Adulthood: Acceptability and clinical utility of the World Health Organization’s proposed ICD-11 criteria. PLOS One. vol 11(10) pp. e0160066. IF:3.234

Bouman, M.B., van der Sluis, W.B., van Woudenberg Hmastra, L.E., Buncamper, M.E., Kreukels, B.P., Meijerink, W.J., Mullender, M.G. (2016). Patient-Reported Esthetic and Functional Outcomes of Primary Total Laparoscopic Intestinal Vaginoplasty in Transgender Women With Penoscrotal Hypoplasia. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 13: 1438-44 IF:3.151

Koehler, A., Nieder, T.O., Cerwenka, S., Kreukels, B.P.C. ,  Watzlawik, M. , Cohen-Kettenis, P. T., De Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I. R. H. & Richter-Appelt, H. (2016). Recalled gender-related play behavior and peer group preferences in childhood and adolescence among adults applying for gender-affirming treatment. Sexual and Relationship Therapy. doi/full/10.1080/14681994.2016.1195908 IF: 0.714

Dekker, M.J.H.J., Wierckx K., Van Caenegem, E., Klaver, M., Kreukels, B.P., Elaut, E., Fisher, A.D., van Trotsenburg, M.A.A., Schreiner, T., den Heijer, M., T’Sjoen, G., (2016). A European Network for the Investigation of Gender Incongruence: Endocrine Part. Journal of Sexual Medicine. 13: 994-9 IF:3.151

van de Grift, T.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Elaut, E., De Cuypere, G., Richter-Appelt, H., Haraldsen, I.R., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016). A network analysis of body satisfaction of people with gender dysphoria. Body Image. 17: 184-190. IF:2.042

Soleman, R.S., Kreukels, B.P.C., Veltman, D.J., Cohen-Kettenis P.T., Hompes, P., Drent, M., Lambalk, C.B.  (2016) Does Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome affect cognition? A functional MRI study exploring working memory. Fertility and Sterility.105(5): 1314-1321. IF:4.59

Schneider, C., Cerwenka, S.C., Nieder, T.O, Briken, P., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., De Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I.R., Kreukels B.P.C., Richter-Appelt, H. (2016). Measuring Gender Dysphoria: A Multicenter Examination and Comparison of the Utrecht Gender Dysphoria Scale and the Gender Identity/Gender Dysphoria Questionnaire for Adolescents and Adults. Archives of Sexual Behavior 45(3): 551-8 IF:2.783

van der Sluis, W.B., Bouman M.B. de Boer, N.K.H., Buncamper M. E., van Bodegraven, A.A., Neefjes-Borst, E.A., Kreukels, B.P.C., Meijerink, W.J.H.J,  Mullender, M.G. (2016). Long-term follow-up of transgender women after secondary intestinal vaginoplasty.  Journal of Sexual Medicine. 13(4): 702-10 IF:3.151

Burke, S.M., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Veltman, D.J., Klink, D.T., Bakker, J. (2016). Male-typical visuo-spatial functioning in gynephilic girls with Gender Dysphoria – organizational and activational effects of testosterone. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience 41(4):150147. IF:5.861

Reisner, S.L., Deutsch, M.B., Bashin, S., Bockting, W., Brown, G.R., Feldman, J., Garofalo, R., Kreukels, B., Radix, A., Safer, J.D., Tangpricha, V., T’Sjoen, G., Goodman, M. (2016) Advancing methods for US transgender health research. Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Obesity. 23(2):198-207. IF:3.367

Olson-Kennedy, J., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Kreukels, B.P.C., Meyer-Bahlburg, H.F.L., Garofalo, R., Meyer, W., Rosenthal, S.M. (2016). Research priorities for gender-nonconforming/transgender youth: gender identity development and biopsychosocial outcomes. Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Obesity. 23(2): 172-9. IF:3.367

Zucker, K.J., Lawrence, A.A., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016). Gender Dysphoria in Adults. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology. 12: pp217-47. IF: 12.674

Kreukels, B.P.C. & Guillamon, A. (2016). Neuroimaging studies in people with gender incongruence. International Review of Psychiatry. 28(1): 120-8. IF: 1.966

Beek, T.F., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016). Gender incongruence/gender dysphoria and its classification history. International Review of Psychiatry, 28 (1):5-12. IF: 1.966

Beek, T.F., Kreukels, B.P., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Steensma, T.D. (2015). Partial Treatment Requestst and Underlying Motives of Applicants for Gender Affirming Interventions. J. Sex Medicine. 12 (11):2201-5 IF:3.151

van de Grift ,T.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Steensma, T.D., De Cuypere, G., Richter-Appelt, H., Haraldsen, I.R., Dikmans, R.E., Cerwenka, S.C., Kreukels, B.P.C. (2016). Body Satisfaction and Physical Appearance in Gender Dysphoria. Archives of Sexual Behavior. 45(3):575-85 IF:2.783

Buncamper, M.E., Honselaar, J.S., Bouman, M.B., Özer, M., Kreukels, B.P.C., Mullender, M.G. (2015). Aesthetic and functional outcomes of neovaginoplasty using penile skin in male-to-femal transsexuals. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 12, 1626-34. IF:3.151

Buncamper, M.E., Honselaar, J.S., Bouman, M.B., Özer, M., Kreukels, B.P.C., Mullender, M.G. (2015). Response to editorial comment on: Aesthetic and functional outcomes of neovaginoplasty using penile skin in male-to-femal transsexuals. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 12, 1637. IF:3.151

Becker, I., Nieder, T.O., Cerwenka, S., Briken, P., Kreukels, B.P., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I.R., Richter-Appelt, H. (2016). Body Image in young gender dysphoric adults: a European multi-center study. Archives of Sexual Behavior 45(3): 559-74. IF:2.783

Caanen, M.R., Soleman, R.S., Kuijper, E.A.M., Kreukels, B.P.C., de Roo, C., Tilleman, K., De Sutter, P., van Trotsenburg, M.A.A., Broekmans, F.J., Lambalk, C.J. (2015).Anti-Müllerian hormone levels decrease in female-to-male transsexual women using testosterone as cross-sex therapy. Fertility and Sterility, 103 (5):1340-5. IF:4.59

Staphorsius, A.S., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Veltman, D.J., Burke, S.M., Schagen, S.E.E., Wouters, F.M., Delemarre-van de Waal, H.A., Bakker, J. (2015). Puberty suppression and executive functioning: An fMRI-study in adolescents with gender dysphoria. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 56: 190-199. IF: 4.944

Hoekzema, E., Schagen, S.E.E., Kreukels, B.P.C., Veltman, D.J., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Delemarre-van de Waal, H., Bakker, J. (2015). Regional volumes and spatial volumetric distribution of gray matter in the gender dysphoric brain. Psychoneuroendocrinology 55: 59-71. IF: 4.944

Aitken, M., Steensma, T.D., Blanchard, R., VanderLaan, D.P., Wood, H., Fuentes, A., Spegg, C., Wasserman, L., Ames, M., Fitzsimmons, C.L., Leef, J.H., Lishak, V., Reim, E., Takagi, A., Vinik, J., Wreford, J., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., de Vriesm A.L., Kreukels, B.P., Zucker, K.J. (2015). Evidence for an altered sex ratio in clinic-referred adolescents with gender dysphoria. Journal of Sexual Medicine 12(3): 756-63. IF:3.151

Gooren, L.J., Kreukels, B., Lapauw, B., Giltay, E.J. (2015). (Patho)physiology of cross-sex hormone administration in transsexual people: the potential impact of male-female genetic differences. Andrologia, 47(1):5-19. IF: 1.63

Soleman, R.S., Staphorsius, A.S., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Lambalk. C.B., Veltman, D.J., van Trotsenburg , M.A.A. , Hompes, P.G.A., Drent, M.L., de Ronde, W.P., Kreukels,  B.P.C. (2016). Oestrogens are not related to emotional processing: A study of regional brain activity in female-to-male transsexuals under gonadal suppression. Cerebral Cortex, 26(2): 510-6 IF: 8.665

Cerwenka, S., Nieder, T.O., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., De Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I.R.H., Kreukels, B.P.C.  & Richter-Appelt, H. (2014). Sexual Behavior of Gender Dysphoric Individuals before Gender-confirming Interventions: A European Multi-Center Study. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 40(5), 457-471. IF:1.782

Cerwenka, S., Nieder, T.O., Briken, P., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., De Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I.R.H., Kreukels, B.P.C. & Richter-Appelt, H. (2014). Intimate Partnerships and Sexual Health in gender-dysphoric individuals before the start of medical treatment. International Journal of Sexual Health, 26: 52-65. IF: 0.708

Heylens, G., Elaut, E., Kreukels, B.P.C.,  Paap, M., Cerwenka, S., Richter-Appelt, H., Cohen-Kettenis, P.,  Haraldsen, I., De Cuypere, G. (2014). Psychiatric characteristics in transsexual individuals: a multi-centre study in four European countries. British Journal Psychiatry, 204:151-156. IF: 7.991

Steensma, T.D., Zucker, K.J., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2014). Behavioral and Emotional Problems on the Teacher’s Report Form: A Cross-National, Cross-Clinic Comparative Analysis of Gender Dysphoric Children and Adolescents. Journal of  Abnormal Child Psychology. 42(4): 635-47. IF:3.481

Steensma, T.D., Kreukels, B.P.C., de Vries, A.L.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2013).Gender identity development in adolescence. Hormones & Behavior; 64: 288-297. IF:4.632

Balleur-van Rijn, A., Steensma, T.D., Kreukels, B.P.C., & Cohen-Kettenis, P.T.  (2013). Self-perception in a clinical sample of gender variant children. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry; 18(3):464-74. IF: 1.025

Steensma, T.D., McGuire, J.K., Kreukels, B.P.C., Beekman, A.J., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2013). Factors Associated with Desistence and Persistence of Childhood Gender Dysphoria: A Quantitative Follow-up Study. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 52(6):582-590.IF: 7.260

Soleman, R.S., Schagen, S.E.E., Veltman, D.J., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T.,  Lambalk, C.B., Wouters, F., Delemarre- van de Waal, H.A. (2013). Sex differences in verbal fluency during adolescence: a functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging  study in gender dysphoric and control boys and girls.  Journal of Sexual Medicine. 10(8): pp 151-6. IF:3.151

Kreukels, B.P.C., Haraldsen, I.R., De Cuypere, G., Richter-Appelt, H., Gijs, L., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2012) A European Network for the Investigation of Gender Incongruence: The ENIGI initiative. European Psychiatry, Vol 27 (6): 445-450. epub 2010 doi:10.1016/j.eurpsy.2010.04.009. IF:3.439

Paap, M.S.C., Meijer, R.R., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Richter-Appelt, H., de Cuypere, G., Kreukels, B.P.C., Pedersen, G., Karterud, S., Malt, U.F. and Haraldsen, I.R. (2012). Why the factorial structure of the SCL-90-R is unstable: Comparing patient groups with different levels of psychological distress using Mokken Scale Analysis. Psychiatry Research, Vol 200 (2-3) pp 819-26. IF:2.467

Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2011). Puberty suppression in gender identity disorder: the Amsterdam experience. Nature Reviews Endocrinology, 7(8):466-72. IF: 13.281

Paap, M.C.S., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Richter-Appelt, H., De Cuypere, G., Haraldsen, I.R. (2011). Assessing the Utility of Diagnostic Criteria: A Multi-Site Study on Gender Identity Disorder. Journal of Sexual Medicine. 8(1):180-90. IF:3.151

De Vries, A.L.C., Kreukels, B.P.C., Steensma, T.D., Doreleijers, T., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2011), Comparing adult and adolescent transsexuals: A MMPI-2 and MMPI-A study. Psychiatry Research. 186(2-3):414-8. IF:2.467

Menke, L.A., Sas, T.C.J., Visser, M., Kreukels, B.P.C., de Ridder, M.J.R., Zandwijken, G.R.J., de Muinck Keizer-Schrama, S.M.P.F., Otten, B.J., Wit, J.M., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2010). The effect of the weak androgen oxandrolone on psychological and behavioral characteristics in growth hormone-treated girls with Turner syndrome. Hormones & Behavior 57(3):297-305. IF:4.632

Wallien, M.S.C., Veenstra, R., Kreukels, B.P.C., Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2010). Peer Group Status of Gender Dysphoric Children: A Sociometric Study. Social position and victimization of gender dysphoric children. Archives of Sexual Behavior, Apr;39(2):553-60. IF:2.783

Kreukels, B.P.C. & Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. (2008) Male-to-female transsexual subtypes: Sexual arousal with cross-dressing and physical measurements. Psychiatry Research 157:321. IF:2.467

Kreukels, B.P.C., Hamburger, H.L., de Ruiter, M.B., van Dam, F.S.A.M., Ridderinkhof, K.R.,  Boogerd, W., Schagen, S.B. (2008) ERP amplitude and latency in breast cancer survivors treated with adjuvant chemotherapy. Clinical Neurophysiology Mar;119(3):533-41. IF :3.097

Kreukels, B.P.C., van Dam, F.S.A.M., Ridderinkhof, K.R., Boogerd, W., Schagen, S.B. (2008) Persistent neurocognitive problems after adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Clinical Breast Cancer Feb;8(1):80-7. IF:2.107

Kreukels, B.P.C., Schagen, S.B., Ridderinkhof, K.R., Boogerd, W., Hamburger, H.L., Muller, M.J., van Dam, F.S.A.M.  (2006) Effects of high-dose and conventional-dose adjuvant chemotherapy on long-term cognitive sequelae in breast-cancer patients: an electrophysiological study. Clinical Breast Cancer. 7(1):67-78. IF:2.107

Kreukels, B.P.C., Schagen, S.B., Ridderinkhof, K.R., Boogerd, W., Hamburger, H.L., van Dam, F.S.A.M. (2005) Electrophysiological correlates of information processing in breast-cancer patients treated with adjuvant chemotherapy. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 94: 53-61. IF: 3.940  



Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. & Kreukels B.P.C., Gender dysphoria in children and adolescents: Currently debated concepts and treatment strategies. In: Duisin, D, Djordjevic ML, Transseksualizam: multidisciplinarni fenomen, Beodrad 2016

Cohen-Kettenis, P.T., Elaut, E., Kreukels, B.P.C. Psychological Characteristics and Sexuality of Natal Males with Gender Dysphoria. in: C. Trombetta et al. (eds.), Management of Gender Dysphoria: A Multidisciplinary Approach, DOI 10.1007/978-88-470-5696-1_9, © Springer-Verlag Italia 2015

Kreukels, B.P.C., Steensma, T.D., de Vries, A.L.C. (Eds). (2013/2014). Gender Dysphoria and Disorders of Sex Development. Progress in Care and Knowledge. Springer Science+Business Media New York, USA. ISBN: 978-1-4614-7440-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-7441-8 (Online). DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-7441-8.

De Vries, A.L.C., Kreukels, B.P.C., Steensma, T.D., McGuire, J.K. Gender identity development, a biopsychosocial perspective. In: Kreukels,BPC, Steensma, TD, de Vries, ALC (Eds). Gender Dysphoria and Disorders of Sex Development. Progress in Care and Knowledge. Springer, New York, USA.

Steensma, T.D., Kreukels, B.P.C. Typische genderontwikkeling. In: Transgenderzorg. Eds. Guy T’Sjoen, Mick van Trotsenburg, Luk Gijs. Publisher Acco, Leuven, België. 2013, p39-44

Kreukels, B.P.C. & Trotsenburg, M.A.A. Senioriteit en oud worden. In: Transgenderzorg. Eds. Guy T’Sjoen, Mick van Trotsenburg, Luk Gijs n. Publisher Acco, Leuven, België. 2013, p235-242.

Kreukels, B.P.C. and Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. Male gender identity and masculine behavior; the role of sex hormones in brain development. In: Maggi, M. (ed). Hormonal therapy for male sexual dysfunction. West Sussex UK, Wiley, John & Sons, Ltd. 2012: 1-10.

Elton, M., Monster, A., Kreukels, B., Kallen, V., Snel, J. Spoorconcentraties lachgas en actieve en passieve verwerking van stimuli. in: Snel J & Schuyt HC (red.), Lachgas, 1998: 129-136, Van Gorcum



Kreukels, B.P.C. (2011). Beeldvormend onderzoek naar de effecten van geslachtshormonen op de hersenen – onderzoek bij transseksuelen. Neuropraxis themanummer Neuroendocrinologie, 6: 151-158.

Schagen SB, Kreukels BPC, Schilder C. (2006) Cognitieve problemen na hormonale therapie voor borstkanker, Neuropraxis 6: 180-182

Kreukels, B.P.C. Information processing and brain activity after adjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients. PhD thesis (defended 5th of July 2006, University of Amsterdam)

Interviewed for: Debate is growing about how to meet the urgent needs of transgender kids By Francine Russo. Scientific American Mind January/February 2016

Interviewed for:  Le Monde Science&Medicine 28 janvier 2015 – Des ados entre deux gendres.