GROW Science Day, 23 November 2017

Presentations & pictures

College Tour 'Shaping your Career in the Biomedical Sciences', 12 January 2018

Guest: Prof. Dr. Jan Hoeijmakers, Honorary Professor of the TEFAF Oncology Chair, former chair of the Molecular Genetics department Erasmus MC Rotterdam.

Moderator; Martijn van Calmthout, scientific editor Volkskrant.

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Attendance is free, but you must register:

Courses & Symposia

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* Pelerin Lezingen Medische Geschiedenis

Upcoming thesis defenses

Fabian A. Holman
“Challenges in treating patients with locally advanced and locally recurrent rectal carcinoma”
Promotores: Prof. dr. H.J.T. Rutten
Co-promotores: dr. G.A.P. Nieuwenhuijzen, Dr. M. Kusters, CZE Eindhoven
November 30, 2017. 14.00 hrs

Evelyne M.J. Meys
“Ultrasound-based methods in the differentiation of adnexal masses”
Promotor: Prof. dr. R.F.P.M. Kruitwagen
Co-promotores: dr. T. van Gorp, dr. B.F.M. Slangen
December 5, 2017. 14.00 hrs

Roland A. Böckmann
“Modification of the mandibular split based on a physical model. Experimental animal and clinical studies”
Promotor: Prof. dr. P.A.W.H. Kessler
Co-promotores: dr. S. Bergé, RUN, Prof. dr.dr. K-D. Wolff, TU München
December 7, 2017. 12.00 hrs

Terezinha M. de Souza
“Bits and Bytes in toxicogenomics: In silico approaches in liver-based mechanistic toxicology”
Promotor: Prof. dr. J.C.S. Kleinjans
Co-promotor: dr. D.G.J. Jennen
December 7, 2017. 14.00 hrs

Jules L. Derks
“Comprehensive analysis of pulmonary large cell neuro-endocrine carcinoma (LCNEC); New insights to guide diagnosis and treatment”
Promotores: Prof. dr. A-M.C. Dingemans, Prof. dr. E-J. Speel
December 8, 2017. 14.00hrs

Giacomo Cavallaro
“New Insights into the Pathogenesis and Treatment of retinopathy of prematurity”
Promotores: Prof. dr. L.J.I. Zimmermann, prof. dr. F. Mosca, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Co-promotor: dr. E. Villamor
December 11, 2017. 11.30 hrs (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Ralph T.H. Leijenaar
“Radiomics: Images are more than meet the eye”
Promotor: Prof. dr. Ph. Lambin
Co-promotores: dr. W. van Elmpt, dr.dr. F.J.P. Hoebers
December 12, 2017. 10.00 hrs.

Nanda Kumar Parvathaneni
“Targeting CAIX with small molecules: Design, Synthesis and Biological Efficacy”
Promotores: Prof. dr. Ph. Lambin, prof. dr. J.Y. Winum, Montpellier University
Co-promotor: dr. L. Dubois
December 12, 2017. 13.30 hrs. (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Carlos E. Salinas-Salmón
“The highs and lows of programmed cardiovascular disease by developmental hypoxia: studies in the chicken embryo”
Promotores: Prof. dr. L.J.I. Zimmermann, prof. dr. D. Giussani, University of Cambridge, prof. dr. C.E. Blanco, Ireland
Co-promotor: dr. E. Villamor
December 13, 2017. 11.30 hrs. (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Brigitte E.P.J. Vriens
“Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer: Efficacy, response assessment and axillary strategy”
Promotor: Prof. dr. V.C.G. Tjan-Heijnen
Co-promotor: dr. M.J.B. Aarts
December 13, 2017. 12.00 hrs

Thibaud Coroller
“Combining Data Science and Medical Imaging: Advancing Cancer Precision Medicine with Radiomics”
Promotores: Prof. dr. Ph. Lambin
Co-promotor: H.W.J.L. Aerts, Harvard Medical School
December 14, 2017. 10.00 hrs

Blake R. Walters
“Applications of efficient Monte Carlo-simulated photon beams to dose calculations in voxellized human phantoms”
Promotores: Prof. dr. F. Verhaegen, prof. dr. D.W. Rogers, Carleton University, Canada
December 14, 2017. 14.00 hrs

Julian Krauskopf
“The blood-borne miRNome; Developing biomarkers for environmental and drug-induced human toxicity”
Promotores: Prof. dr. J.C.S. Kleinjans, prof. dr. Th.M. de Kok
December 15, 2017. 12.00 hrs

Leonie Ratz
“Molecular mechanisms in aggressive prostate cancer: The role of the TMPRSS2: ERG gene fusion”
Promotores: Prof. dr. F.C.S. Ramaekers, prof. dr. H. Sültmann, Heidelberg
Co-promotor: dr. P. Altevogt, Heidelberg
December 15, 2017. 13.30 hrs.  (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Vitaly Smelov
“Urogenital and anal chlamydia trachomatis and human papillomavirus infections: epidemiological diagnostics and public health aspects”
Promotor: Prof. dr. S.A. Morré
Co-promotor: dr. S. Ouburg, VUMC
December 18, 2017. 11.30 hrs. (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Minh Hoang Tuyet Nguyen
“Novel genetic causes and pathological mechanisms of neurological and mitochondrial disorders”
Promotor: Prof. dr. H.J.M. Smeets
Co-promotores: dr. M. Gerards, dr. I.F.M. de Coo, Erasmus MC Rotterdam
December 18, 2017. 13.30 hrs. (room 1.169 MMB 4-6)

Sietske J. Jorritsma-Bosman
“Optimization of treatment for locally recurrent rectal cancer”
Promotor: Prof. dr. H.J.T. Rutten
Co-promotores: dr. G.A.P. Nieuwenhuijzen, dr. M. Kusters, Catharina Ziekenhuis, Eindhoven
December 19, 2017. 14.00 hrs

Aniek J.G. Even
“Visualization and quantification of tumour biology for personalized radiotherapy”
Promotor: Prof. dr. Ph. Lambin
Co-promotor: dr. ir. W. van Elmpt
December 20, 2017. 16.00 hrs

Thiemo J.A. van Nijnatten
“The enigma of lymph node staging in breast cancer”
Promotor: Prof. dr. R.G.H. Beets-Tan
Co-promotores: dr. M.L. Smidt, dr. M.B.I. Lobbes
December 21, 2017. 10.00 hrs