19 October 2017

Catharina Pijls prizes awarded at Maastricht health symposium

During the annual Maastricht Symposium on Global and European Health, organised by Maastricht University, the Catharina Pijls Dissertation Prize was awarded to Reinier Meester for his outstanding health research. Meester obtained his doctoral degree in January 2017 at Erasmus MC for his research on the effects of colorectal cancer screening. The theme of this year's Maastricht Symposium on Global and European Health, held on Thursday, was 'Between numbers and narratives: politics of evidence in global health'.