Bart-Jan Kullberg is nominated for the ZonMw Medical Inspirator Award. You can vote till 11 February.This prize is awarded for the most inspiring collaboration between patients and medical researchers. Bart-Jan Kullberg works with patients' representatives to measure long-term outcomes of Lyme disease as a tool to select new therapeutic modalities.
For more information follow this link to the ZonMw website (in Dutch). For voting click here.
Bart-Jan Kullberg is member of theme Infectious diseases and global health.
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