dr.ir. J.W.J.R. van t Klooster (Jan-Willem)

Managing Director BMS LAB


Jan-Willem van ’t Klooster is managing director of the BMS Lab. Until 2017, he was project manager at the telemedicine cluster of Roessingh Research and Development. Next to coordination of the ZonMW self-management project Life, Jan-Willem was active in business- and product development.

He received his PhD in health informatics from the University of Twente in 2013. His main research interest is innovative healthcare service models.

Next to his work at the UT, Jan-Willem chairs the computer science section of the Bonhoeffer College in Enschede (140 students yearly) and leads a project to develop computer science teaching materials for SLO.


van 't Klooster, J. W. J. R., van Beijnum, B. J. F., & Hermens, H. J. (2013). Testing user-tailored e-health services in practice: results and lessons learned. In Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on e-Health, EH, 2013, Part of the IADIS Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems 2013, MCCSIS 2013 (pp. 77-86). IADIS International Association for Development of the Information Society.
Other Contributions

1. ReQuest: A Flexible Screening Service For Clinimetrics.

van 't Klooster JWJR Vollenbroek-Hutten (2016). IADIS E-Health 2016, 1-4 July 2016, Madeira.

2. User-tailored E-health services

van 't Klooster, J.W.J.R. (2013). PhD thesis, University of Twente. CTIT Ph.D.-thesis series No. 13-264 ISBN 978-90-365-3524-3 

3. Virtual Communities For Elderly Healthcare: User-Based Requirements Elicitation

van 't Klooster, J.W.J.R. and van Beijnum, B.J.F. and Pawar, P. and Sikkel, K. and Meertens, L.O. and Hermens, H.J. (2011) International Journal of Networked & Virtual Organizations, 9 (3). pp. 214-232. ISSN 1470-9503 

4. Interactive Scenario Visualization for User-Based Service Development

van 't Klooster, J.W.J.R. and van Beijnum, B.J.F. and Eliëns, A.P.W. and Hermens, H.J. (2012). In: Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2012), 21-25 May 2012, Denver, USA. pp. 498-503. IEEE Computer Society. ISBN 978-1-4673-1382-7 

5. Onderwijs op Afstand Dichterbij met Lesrobots

van 't Klooster, J.W.J.R. (2015). In: Proceedings NIOC 2015, 23-24 April 2015, Enschede. 

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