Hans Bogaards works on primary and secondary prevention of HPV-related diseases since 2008. His current research activities focus on dynamics and control of multi-strain pathogens (HPV, pneumococcus) and microbial interactions in the human microbiome.



Dr. J.A. (Hans) Bogaards graduated in theoretical biology and bioinformatics (Utrecht University) and completed his PhD on HIV/AIDS modelling (University of Amsterdam). He has modelled fish population dynamics (Wageningen University/IMARES) and was involved in preclinical vaccine research (Crucell), before returning to the field of epidemiology. He is affiliated with the Amsterdam UMC, department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.