12 June 2020

‘This is a golden age for science’

‘The comfort zone is great, but nothing grows there’ is the motto on his personal profile page. In that sense, Maurice Zeegers can consider himself prosperous during this special period, in which all the lines seem to be converging. He is not only professor of Complex Genetics and Epidemiology, but also scientific director of the Maastricht research school CAPHRI (Care and Public Health Research Institute). And during these corona times, he also functions as research partner of the WHO Evidence Collaborative. A discussion about the delicate balance between scientific rigour and social impact.