Beta PhD award 2013 for Nikky Kortbeek.

Nikky Kortbeek was awarded a plaque and a price (€500) for his PhD thesis “Quality driven efficiency in healthcare” at the Beta Conference 2013 in Eindhoven. The Beta PhD Award is granted to the PhD who defended the best Beta PhD thesis during the previous calendar year.

Selection criteria for the best Beta PhD thesis are:

•Scientific quality

•(Scientific) originality

•Quality of presentation

•Scientific relevance

•Potential for utilization and societal relevance