Peter Theuns was born on April 18, 1962. At the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, he obtained a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology in 1985, an MBA in Management in 1988, and a PhD in (Mathematical) Psychology in 1992. He has taught several courses in Research Methods, Statistics and Data- Analysis and Professional Ethics. His research is on research methodology, Quality Of Life and Information IntegrationTheory. He is affiliated with the Experimental and Applied Psychology department at the VUB, and member of the End-of-Life Care Research Group.