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prof. dr. Harry van Goor
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About Harry van Goor

Prof. dr. Van Goor is primarily involved in research in the field of gastrointestinal surgery, surgical education and innovation.

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About Harry van Goor

Prof. dr. Van Goor is primarily involved in research in the field of gastrointestinal surgery, surgical education and innovation. His projects encompass both clinical and experimental research of major gastrointestinal health problems, including intestinal anastomotic leakage, abdominal adhesions, abdominal wall defects, pancreatitis, surgical mesh infections, and chronic abdominal pain. In general, his research is characterized by innovative projects, such as the development and application of a new tissue tape, the use of nanoparticle solutions for tissue adhesion, the use of alginates as anti-adhesives, bacterial virulence inhibition, continuous patient monitoring with iOS based patches and predictive analytics, 3D simulation techniques for surgical education, and innovative personalized patient contextual research such as in the 'room with a view' project.

Positions

  • chirurg

Education / Agenda

  • 1969-1975 Secondary school (Gymnasium beta, Christian Lyceum, Zwolle)
  • 1975-1983 University (Medicine, University of Groningen)
  • 1983-1984 Specialization (ANIOS Surgery, University Hospital Groningen)
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Education / Agenda

  • 1969-1975 Secondary school (Gymnasium beta, Christian Lyceum, Zwolle)
  • 1975-1983 University (Medicine, University of Groningen)
  • 1983-1984 Specialization (ANIOS Surgery, University Hospital Groningen)
  • 1986-1992 Specialization (Surgery, Sophia Hospital, Zwolle and Academic Hospital Groningen). Trainers: Dr. W. van Rooijen (Sophia Hospital), Prof. R van Schilfgaarde (Academic Hospital Groningen)
  • 1992-1994 Fellow vascular and transplant surgery (Academic Hospital Groningen)
  • 1996 PhD (Catholic University Nijmegen) Promoters: Prof. R. Goris, Prof. R. Bleichrodt, Prof. J. van der Meer
  • Title thesis: Fibrinolytic therapy in generalized peritonitis to prevent intra-abdominal abscess formation: an experimental and clinical study

Personal prizes & awards

  • 1984 - First prize in the category Surgery, Medical Film Festival (film: Organ donation) Parma, Italy
  • 1985 - Gottlieb Award, John Muir Medical Film Festival (film: Organ donation), San Francisco, USA
  • 2006 - Heyendael Prize for contribution to postgraduate skills education
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Personal prizes & awards

  • 1984 - First prize in the category Surgery, Medical Film Festival (film: Organ donation) Parma, Italy
  • 1985 - Gottlieb Award, John Muir Medical Film Festival (film: Organ donation), San Francisco, USA
  • 2006 - Heyendael Prize for contribution to postgraduate skills education
  • 2010/2011 - Teacher of the year (second year students), Radboudumc

Additional Functions

  • Secretary of CASH (1994-2000, 2010-?)
  • Treasurer of the Surgical Infection Society-Europe (1999-2003)
  • Chairman of the steering committee surgical day treatment (2000-2002)
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Additional Functions

  • Secretary of CASH (1994-2000, 2010-?)
  • Treasurer of the Surgical Infection Society-Europe (1999-2003)
  • Chairman of the steering committee surgical day treatment (2000-2002)
  • Board member of the Center for Infectious Diseases Nijmegen (2001-2006)
  • Board member of the G-I course, Davos, Switzerland (2001-?)
  • Chairman of the Simulation & Skills project group (2002-2004)
  • Chairman of the Dutch Association for Day Treatment and Short Stay (2002-2006)
  • Secretary of the Surgical Infection Society-Europe (2003-2005)
  • Commissioner of the national guideline hand disinfection WIP (2006)
  • Clinical reviewer European and American regulations concerning authorities for biomedical materials (2006-2013)
  • Member of the Examination Board of Nederlandse Vereniging voor Heelkunde - the Dutch Association for Surgery (2008-2010)
  • Treasurer of the PnS Society (2008-2012)
  • Chairman of the Surgical Infection Society-Europe (2009-2012)
  • Chairman of the Dutch Adhesion Group (2009-?)
  • Member of the international advisory board Board Ethicon Products (2010-?)
  • Coordinator of CASH 1.1 bootcamp perioperative care (2011-?)
  • Chairman of the PnS Society (2012-2015)
  • Chairman of the e-learning KNMG Parent Care in the Medical Continuing Education (2012-?)
  • Chairman of the Education Committee SIS-E (2012-?)
  • Chairman of the Dutch Pancreatitis Group (2015-?)
  • Member of the KNMG Elderly Care Committee in the Medical Continuing Education