Niels Chavannes is Professor of Public Health at Leiden University Medical Centre. His main topic of research is the application of e-Health in disease management. Within the Centre for Frugal Innovation in Africa he is involved in the Frugal Thermometer project. He is also a member of the valorization panel for the project Responsible Entrepreneurship and Frugal Innovation.
His research interest lies in:
- management of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD);
- asthma therapy adherence;
- eHealth applications;
- smoking cessation therapies;
- international cooperation with focus on low- and middle-income countries etc.