Background and activities

Beatrix Vereijken is Professor at the Department of Neuromedicine and Movement Science at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. She is the principal investigator for the NTNU Health project EXACT, which focuses on developing exergames for active, healthy ageing and rehabilitation. She is also co-coordinating the EU project PreventIT, a personalised health and ICT project aimed at preventing functional decline at older age.


  • MSc in Experimental Psychology, the Netherlands, 1987
  • PhD in Human Movement Science, the Netherlands, 1991

Reserach interests:

  • Motor control, development, and learning
  • Movement problems in children and older adults
  • Development of health technology solutions to promote active ageing


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications