Ingrid Vriend (1973) has studied both Human Movement Science and Epidemiology. She works as a researcher at VeiligheidNL (Consumer Safety Institute) focusing, among other things, at sports injuries with a special interest in effective prevention efforts, intervention evaluations and the registration of injuries. For the present study she works parttime at the EMGO+ Institute as an embedded researcher. This serves as a link between science and the field of practice. In her free time she likes traveling, sports, and photography.