Last Friday (8 June), Scott Maurits won the Teacher of the Year award for the second year of the bachelor biomedical sciences.He won this award for his lectures and computer assignments in the module of cancer epidemiology. Scott was very happy and honored to receive such a price. Rogier Donders was also nominated as Teacher of the Year by the first year students of both Biomedical Sciences and Medicine for his lectures on biostatistics! However, Ineke van der Zee got away with that price. Scott beat both highly appreciated colleagues Thom Oostendorp and Saskia van Helm and received his price at an award ceremony at the Aesculaaf. Currently, Scott is a teacher for Epidemiology and Biostatistics and he is doing his PhD on body composition and prognosis in kidney cancer at the department for Health Evidence.
Scott Maurits is member of theme Urological cancers.
Related news items
More expertise needed for patients with prolonged Disorder of Consciousness14 November 2019
Willemijn van Erp published in the Annals of Neurology that nearly 80% of people with Unresponsive Wakefulness Syndrome, formerly referred to as ‘vegetative state’, are not given a correct description of the diagnosis when they are discharged from the hospital.read more
1.5 million for research into young people with mild intellectual disabilities13 November 2019
Researchers from the Radboud University and Radboudumc will partner with social organisations to map how often young people with mild intellectual disabilities have psychological problems and how they can be treated. The project was recently awarded a subsidy of 1.5 million euro by ZonMw.read more
3D breast ultrasound elastography to improve breast cancer detection5 November 2019
One out of seven women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their life. Early detection of breast cancer is important to increase the survival rate. Gijs Hendriks graduated recently on a new technique, 3D elastography, to detect breast cancer better.read more