Alfons den Broeder
Alfons den Broeder is a rheumatologist - clinical epidemiologist, and is working since 2007 as head of rheumatology staff in Sint Maartenskliniek in Nijmegen. In addition to patient care and management, he has developed several research lines, including biological dose optimalisation, implementation of quality of care in rheumatology, and imaging and treatment of osteoarthritis. He has served as PhD counsil at several occasions, and has published over 80 peer reviewed articles. He is commissioner of quality at the Dutch Society for Rheumatology. He is active in several national and international collaborations in the field of disease measurement, protocol development and quality , resulting in an extensive network of cooperation partners include UK , USA , France and Sweden.