Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee consists of 6 professors of the LUMC, working in different fields, but all very enthusiastic about LIMSC. They function as ambassadors of LIMSC in the LUMC. The Advisory Committee has an active role in helping the Organising Committee to make LIMSC a success, by giving advice about guest speakers and organisation. Furthermore, they play an active role in the promotion of LIMSC.


P.C.W. Hogendoorn

Dean of the Leiden University Medical Center

Member of the Executive Board of the LUMC                         Professor in Pathology

Prof. dr. T. van den Akker

Professor in Gynaecology at the LUMC

Researcher at the National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit in Oxford, UK Board member of the Working Party for International Safe Motherhood and Reproductive Health

Prof. dr. H.J. Guchelaar

Professor in Clinical Pharmacy at the LUMC

Head of the department of Clinical Pharmacy and Toxicology at the LUMC Programme leader of the research programme ‘Personalised Therapeutics’ Coordinator of a European Horizon 2020 project, about pharmacogenetics


Prof. dr. F.W. Jansen

Professor Minimally invasive surgical techniques and technology

Head of the department of Gynaecology at the LUMC Professor at both Leiden University and Delft University of Technology Initiator of the study ‘Clinical Technology’

Prof. dr. M.J. Jager

Professor in Ophthalmology at the LUMC

President of the International Society of Ocular Oncology Past-president of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Member of The Cancer Genome Atlas project

Dr. B.M.D. Franke-Fayard

Assistant Professor in the Leiden Malaria Research Group

Head researcher at the Leiden Malaria Research Group




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