Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences

Both at home and throughout Europe, FHML is one of the most renowned institutes of its kind. We stand for cutting edge research and education, and pride ourselves on rapidly incorporating the latest developments and insights, and methods into our programmes. We also believe strongly in multidisciplinarity, looking at each topic from different angles and ensuring that the different specialists always work in close collaboration. More, FHML is always looking beyond borders. International healthcare is high on our agenda, and our work regularly transcends national boundaries, both in research and in education.


  • Longfoto Thijs Rooijmans

    Prevention is the key to healthy lungs

    Thursday, February 25, 2021

    Research program to fundamentally improve the early detection, prevention and treatment of lung disease.

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  • AI tool for the fully automated segmentation of the inner ear on

    Thursday, February 18, 2021

    Radiomics, together with UZAntwerpen and Maastricht University (UM), has developed a novel tool for the automatic identification of the inner ear on MRI.

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  • How stemcells, a centrifuge and a 3D-printer prevent an amputation

    Wednesday, February 10, 2021
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  • Anita Vreugdenhil

    Ongoing corona crisis has a long-term impact on the lifestyle of children

    Wednesday, February 10, 2021

    The gap between children who live healthy and unhealthy increases only due to the corona crisis.

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  • Hypertension check

    Large-scale research on fundamental causes of hypertension

    Monday, January 4, 2021 Read more
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    NUTRIM researcher John Penders receives Lung Foundation Consortium Grant

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020

    How bacterial components might help in the prevention of respiratory infections in preterm neonates. 

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