Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee consists of 7 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.

We are proud to present the Advisory Committee of LIMSC 2022:

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. C.J. van Asperen

Professor in Clinical Genetics at the LUMC

Head of the Department of Clinical Genetics at the LUMC

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. 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

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 Yazdanbakhsh

Professor Cellular immunology of parasitic infections

Head of the department of Parasitology at the LUMC Visiting professorships at University of Indonesia and University of Hasanuddin (Makassar, Indonesia) Chair of the Internationalisation Committee of the LUMC