4 July 2018

At the 2nd Translational Cardiovascular Research Meeting, Siroon Bekkering, theme Vascular damage, was awarded the Einthoven Dissertation Award, an award for the best cardiovascular dissertation in 2017.

Siroon received her PhD thesis in 2017 on her research that she performed at the dept. of Internal Medicine under supervision of profs. Niels Riksen, Mihai Netea, and Leo Joosten.

The Einthoven dissertation prize is a joined initiative of the Netherlands Heart Institute and the Dutch Society for Cardiology. The Prize is named after one of the few Dutch Nobel Prize Winners, Willem Einthoven. He invented the first practical electro-cardiogram (ECG or EKG) in 1903 and received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1924 for it. The Prize allows young, talented researchers to present their doctoral thesis and win an award.

 

Related news items


50.000 grant for Paul de Jonge and Harry Dolstra

15 July 2019

Paul de Jonge and Harry Dolstra, theme Cancer development and immune defense, received a €50.000,- (NWA-IDG) grant for their project regarding cancer immunotherapy.

read more

Handbook of biomarkers and precision medicine a new publication by Alain van Gool

12 July 2019

Alain van Gool published a new handbook on biomarkers and applications in (pre)clinical drug development for precision medicine.

read more

Successful Summer School by CMBI, TML and Human Genetics

8 July 2019

CMBI, TML and Human Genetics organized a successful Summer School on 'Integrative X-omics Analyses Empowering Personalized Healthcare'.

read more

Summer greetings from René Bindels

5 July 2019

In this last newsletter before the summer break and before I wish you all a happy holiday, I would like to briefly summarize the first half of 2019 and especially look ahead to the interesting activities that will take place in the second half of the year.

read more

Prostate cancer theranostics imaging, surgical guidance, and targeted photodynamic therapy

5 July 2019

In Theranostics, Mark Rijpkema and colleagues present the development of a novel multimodal tracer that targets both preoperative imaging, surgical guidance, and targeted photodynamic therapy of PSMA-expressing prostate cancer.

read more

A personal touch of Huib Croes

4 July 2019

In order to promote interaction amongst colleagues within RIMLS, we have a ‘personal touch’ series setting employees in the spotlight. A light-hearted manner to learn about the colleagues you know and those you don’t. This week: Huib Croes.

read more