mr. drs. Q.R. (Jeroen) Hofstede

mr. drs. Q.R. (Jeroen) Hofstede

Assistant Professor
mr. drs. Q.R. (Jeroen) Hofstede
  • Department of Epidemiology

Research Programs

Strategic Program Cancer



Jeroen Derksen obtained his Master’s degree in Nutritional and Molecular Physiology at the Wageningen University & Research in 2015. Since then, Jeroen is interested and involved in tertiary prevention research including lifestyle, body composition, diet and colorectal cancer outcomes at the University Medical Center Utrecht. He obtained a Master’s degree in Clinical Epidemiology at the Utrecht University in 2018. From 2015 to 2020 he conducted his PhD research on (modifiable) lifestyle factors and colorectal cancer survivorship at the University Medical Center Utrecht, Dept. of Medical Oncology and the Dept. of Epidemiology, Julius Center. After completing his PhD, he continued at the Julius Center and is currently involved in a Regional collaboration that aims to deliver individualized dietary and physical activity recommendations to patients with colorectal cancer and to provide input for national dietary guidelines. This project is part of the “Regio Deal Foodvalley”, program "Nutrition and Health, from early start to the old day", workpackage "Nutrition and Oncology".

Research Output (16)

Translation of IDEA trial results into clinical practice:Analysis of the implementation of a new guideline for colon cancer

van Rooijen Karlijn L., Derksen Jeroen W.G., Verkooijen Helena M., Vink Geraldine R., Koopman Miriam 15 Oct 2022, In: International Journal of Cancer. 151 , p. 1270-1279 10 p.

The Prospective Dutch Colorectal Cancer (PLCRC) cohort:real-world data facilitating research and clinical care

Derksen Jeroen W G, Vink Geraldine R, Elferink Marloes A G, Roodhart Jeanine M L, Verkooijen Helena M, van Grevenstein Wilhelmina M U, Siersema Peter D, May Anne M, Koopman Miriam, Dec 2021, In: Scientific Reports. 11 , p. 1-12

Dietary Advanced Glycation End-Products and Colorectal Cancer Risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study

Aglago Elom K, Mayén Ana-Lucia, Knaze Viktoria, Freisling Heinz, Fedirko Veronika, Hughes David J, Jiao Li, Eriksen Anne Kirstine, Tjønneland Anne, Boutron-Ruault Marie-Christine, Rothwell Joseph A, Severi Gianluca, Kaaks Rudolf, Katzke Verena, Schulze Matthias B, Birukov Anna, Palli Domenico, Sieri Sabina, Santucci de Magistris Maria, Tumino Rosario, Ricceri Fulvio, Bueno-de-Mesquita Bas, Derksen Jeroen W G, Skeie Guri, Gram Inger Torhild, Sandanger Torkjel, Quirós J Ramón, Luján-Barroso Leila, Sánchez Maria-Jose, Amiano Pilar, Chirlaque María-Dolores, Gurrea Aurelio Barricarte, Johansson Ingegerd, Manjer Jonas, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Weiderpass Elisabete, Gunter Marc J, Heath Alicia K, Schalkwijk Casper G, Jenab Mazda 8 Sep 2021, In: Nutrients. 13

Consumption of ultra-processed foods associated with weight gain and obesity in adults:A multi-national cohort study

Cordova Reynalda, Kliemann Nathalie, Huybrechts Inge, Rauber Fernanda, Vamos Eszter P., Levy Renata Bertazzi, Wagner Karl Heinz, Viallon Vivian, Casagrande Corinne, Nicolas Geneviève, Dahm Christina C., Zhang Jie, Halkjær Jytte, Tjønneland Anne, Boutron-Ruault Marie Christine, Mancini Francesca Romana, Laouali Nasser, Katzke Verena, Srour Bernard, Jannasch Franziska, Schulze Matthias B., Masala Giovanna, Grioni Sara, Panico Salvatore, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Derksen Jeroen W.G., Rylander Charlotta, Skeie Guri, Jakszyn Paula, Rodriguez-Barranco Miguel, Huerta José María, Barricarte Aurelio, Brunkwall Lousie, Ramne Stina, Bodén Stina, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Heath Alicia K., Vineis Paolo, Weiderpass Elisabete, Monteiro Carlos Augusto, Gunter Marc J., Millett Christopher, Freisling Heinz Sep 2021, In: Clinical Nutrition. 40 , p. 5079-5088 10 p.

Colorectal Cancer Care and Patients' Perceptions Before and During COVID-19:Implications for Subsequent SARS-CoV-2 Infection Waves

Derksen Jeroen W G, May Anne M, van de Poll-Franse Lonneke V, de Rooij Belle H, Hafkenscheid Dorothee A, Verkooijen Helena M, Koopman Miriam, Vink Geraldine R Aug 2021, In: JNCI cancer spectrum. 5 , p. 1-11

Dietary intake and plasma phospholipid concentrations of saturated, monounsaturated and trans fatty acids and colorectal cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort

Aglago Elom K, Murphy Neil, Huybrechts Inge, Nicolas Geneviève, Casagrande Corinne, Fedirko Veronika, Weiderpass Elisabete, Rothwell Joseph A, Dahm Christina C, Olsen Anja, Tjønneland Anne, Kaaks Rudolf, Katzke Verena, Schulze Matthias B, Masala Giovanna, Agnoli Claudia, Panico Salvatore, Tumino Rosario, Sacerdote Carlotta, Bueno-de-Mesquita Bas H, Derksen Jeroen W G, Skeie Guri, Gram Inger Torhild, Brustad Magritt, Jakszyn Paula, Sánchez Maria-Jose, Amiano Pilar, Huerta José María, Ericson Ulrika, Wennberg Maria, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Heath Alicia K, Jenab Mazda, Chajes Veronique, Gunter Marc J 28 Apr 2021, In: International Journal of Cancer. 149 , p. 865-882 18 p.

European practice patterns and barriers to smoking cessation after a cancer diagnosis in the setting of curative versus palliative cancer treatment

Derksen Jeroen W G, Warren Graham W, Jordan Karin, Rauh Stefan, Vera García Ruth, O'Mahony Deirdre, Ahmed Samreen, Vuylsteke Peter, Radulovic Sinisa, Tsoukalas Nikolaos, Wysocki Piotr J, Borner Markus, Cesas Alvydas, Elme Anneli, Minn Heikki, Ullenhag Gustav J, Roodhart Jeanine M L, Koopman Miriam, May Anne M 29 Aug 2020, In: European Journal of Cancer. 138 , p. 99-108 10 p.

Consumption of Fish and Long-chain n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Is Associated With Reduced Risk of Colorectal Cancer in a Large European Cohort

Aglago Elom K., Huybrechts Inge, Murphy Neil, Casagrande Corinne, Nicolas Genevieve, Pischon Tobias, Fedirko Veronika, Severi Gianluca, Boutron-Ruault Marie Christine, Fournier Agnès, Katzke Verena, Kühn Tilman, Olsen Anja, Tjønneland Anne, Dahm Christina C., Overvad Kim, Lasheras Cristina, Agudo Antonio, Sánchez Maria Jose, Amiano Pilar, Huerta José Maria, Ardanaz Eva, Perez-Cornago Aurora, Trichopoulou Antonia, Karakatsani Anna, Martimianaki Georgia, Palli Domenico, Pala Valeria, Tumino Rosario, Naccarati Alessio, Panico Salvatore, Bueno-de-Mesquita Bas, May Anne, Derksen Jeroen W.G., Hellstrand Sophie, Ohlsson Bodil, Wennberg Maria, Van Guelpen Bethany, Skeie Guri, Brustad Magritt, Weiderpass Elisabete, Cross Amanda J., Ward Heather, Riboli Elio, Norat Teresa, Chajes Veronique, Gunter Marc J. Mar 2020, In: Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 18 , p. 654-666.e6

The association between changes in muscle mass and quality of life in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Derksen Jeroen W G, Kurk Sophie A, Peeters Petra H M, Dorresteijn Bram, Jourdan Marion, van der Velden Ankie M T, Nieboer Peter, de Jong Robert S, Honkoop Aafke H, Punt Cornelis J A, Koopman Miriam, May Anne M 27 Feb 2020, In: Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 11 , p. 919-928 10 p.

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