Promotions

2020

Metabolic phenotyping of the pressure-overloaded Heart – Focus on model development

Ilvy Geraets, 24.01.2020

24 January 2020
Promotor: prof.dr. J.F.C. Glatz
Co-promotores: dr. M. Nabben; dr. J.J.F.P. Luiken

Doctoral Thesis Ilvy Geraets

Conceptualisations of successful ageing and leads for lifestyle modification

Sarah Mount, 30.01.2020

30 January 2020
Supervisors: prof.dr. A.M.W.J. Schols; prof.dr. M.P.A. Zeegers
Co-supervisor: dr. A. Wesselius

Doctoral Thesis Sarah Mount

Diet and bladder cancer risk and recurrence

Sylvia Jochems, 13.02.2020

13 February 2020
Promotores: prof.dr. M.P. Zeegers; prof.dr. F.J. v. Schooten
Co-promotor: dr. A. Wesselius
Double doctoral degree Maastricht University-University of Birmingham

Big Data and Prevention of Bladder Cance

Yiwen Yu, 07.07.2020

7 July 2020
Supervisor: prof.dr. M.P.A. Zeegers
Co-supervisors: dr. A. Wesselius, dr. S. Mehrkanoon

Doctoral Thesis Yiwen Yu

Role for phosphatidylinositol 4-kinase IIIβ in cardiac metabolic diseases

Aomin Sun, 08.09.2020

8 September 2020
Promomtor: prof. dr. J.F.C. Glatz
Co-promotores: dr. J.J.F.P. Luiken, dr. D. Neumann

 

Doctoral Thesis Aomin Sun

Vacuolar H+-ATPase as target to restore cardiac function in the diabetic heart

Shujin Wang, 08.09.2020

8 September 2020
Supervisor: prof. dr. J.F.C. Glatz
Co-supervisors: dr. J.J.F.P. Luiken, dr. M. Nabben

Doctoral Thesis Shujin Wang

Inconspicuous offender: Pathophysiological role of Oxidized-Low Density Lipoprotein in metabolic disease

Albert Bitorina, 29.09.2020

29 September 2020
Promotor: prof. dr. R. Sverdlov
Co-promotor: dr. J. Theys

Doctoral Thesis Albert Bitorina

Classic galactosemia: natural history and new treatment approaches

Minela Hasković, 02.10.2020

2 October 2020
Promotores: prof.dr. M.E. Rubio-Gozalbo, prof.dr. L.J. Zimmermann
Co-promotor: dr. A. Cruz Coelho

Doctoral Thesis Minela Hasković

Germline Prognostic Markers For Urinary Bladder Cancer

Nadežda Lipunova, 12.11.2020

12 November 2020
Supervisors: prof.dr. M.P. Zeegers, prof.dr. F.J. van Schooten
Co-supervisor: dr. A. Wesselius

 

Doctoral Thesis Nadežda Lipunova

A reproductive dilemma? Optimizing counselling for couples with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer who consider using preimplantation genetic diagnosis

Joyce J.G. Gietel-Habets, 10.12.2020

10 December 2020
Promotores: prof. dr. C.E.M. de Die-Smulders, prof. dr. V.C.G. Tjan-Heijnen
Co-promotor: dr. L.A.D.M. van Osch

Doctoral Thesis Joyce Gietel-Habets

PhD Defences of Genetics and Cell Biology

  • Metabolic phenotyping of the pressure-overloaded Heart – Focus on model development

    Ilvy Geraets, 24.01.2020

  • Conceptualisations of successful ageing and leads for lifestyle modification

    Sarah Mount, 30.01.2020

  • Diet and bladder cancer risk and recurrence

    Sylvia Jochems, 13.02.2020

  • Big Data and Prevention of Bladder Cance

    Yiwen Yu, 07.07.2020

  • Role for phosphatidylinositol 4-kinase IIIβ in cardiac metabolic diseases

    Aomin Sun, 08.09.2020

  • Vacuolar H+-ATPase as target to restore cardiac function in the diabetic heart

    Shujin Wang, 08.09.2020

  • Inconspicuous offender: Pathophysiological role of Oxidized-Low Density Lipoprotein in metabolic disease

    Albert Bitorina, 29.09.2020

  • Classic galactosemia: natural history and new treatment approaches

    Minela Hasković, 02.10.2020

  • Germline Prognostic Markers For Urinary Bladder Cancer

    Nadežda Lipunova, 12.11.2020

  • A reproductive dilemma? Optimizing counselling for couples with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer who consider using preimplantation genetic diagnosis

    Joyce J.G. Gietel-Habets, 10.12.2020

2019

Margot Reijnders

Neurodevelopmental disorders: a next generation

Margot Reijnders, 11.01.2019

11 January 2019
Supervisors: prof. H. Brunner, T. Kleefstra, PhD, L. Vissers, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Margot Reijnders
Ivp Eijkenboom

A zebrafish model of small-fiber neuropathy

Ivo Eijkenboom, 22.02.2019

22 February 2019
Supervisors: prof. H.J.M.Smeets, prof. C.G. Faber
Co-supervisor: J. Vanoevelen, PhD

Kelly Reumkens

Reproductive decision support in hereditary cancer. The development and evaluation of an online decision aid

Kelly Reumkens, 28.03.2019

28 March 2019
Supervisor: prof. C.E.M. de Die-Smulders
Co-supervisor: L.A.D.M. van Osch, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Kelly Reumkens

Smoking and bladder cancer risk and recurrence

Frits van Osch, 12.04.2019

12 April 2019
Supervisors: Prof. M. Zeegers, F.J. van Schooten, PhD, R. Bryan, PhD
Co-supervisor: A. Wesselius, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Frits van Osch

Standing on one shoulder, citation bias in the epidemiological literature

Bram Duyx, 17.04.2019

17 April 2019
Supervisors: Prof. M. Zeegers, Prof. L. Bouter
Co-supervisor: G. Swaen, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Bram Duyx

Selective citation and its consequences

Miriam Urlings, 03.07.2019

3 July 2019
Supervisors: Prof. M. Zeegers, Prof. L. Bouter
Co-supervisor: G. Swaen, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Miriam Urlings

PhD Defences of Genetics and Cell Biology

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders: a next generation

    Margot Reijnders, 11.01.2019

  • A zebrafish model of small-fiber neuropathy

    Ivo Eijkenboom, 22.02.2019

  • Reproductive decision support in hereditary cancer. The development and evaluation of an online decision aid

    Kelly Reumkens, 28.03.2019

  • Smoking and bladder cancer risk and recurrence

    Frits van Osch, 12.04.2019

  • Standing on one shoulder, citation bias in the epidemiological literature

    Bram Duyx, 17.04.2019

  • Selective citation and its consequences

    Miriam Urlings, 03.07.2019

2018

Inge

Clinical evaluation of preimplantation genetic diagnosis for BRCA1/2 mutations

Inge Derks-Smeets, 17.01.2018

17 January 2018
Supervisors: prof. C. de Die-Smulders, prof. V. Tjan-Heijnen,
prof. W. Verpoest (VUB, België)
Co-supervisor: R. van Golde, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Inge Derks
tom

Lysosomes ‘in control’: where lipids meet inflammation in metabolic syndrome

Tom Houben, 18.01.2018

18 January 2018
Supervisors: prof. dr. Ronit Shiri-Sverdlov, prof. dr. Marten Hofker †

Doctoral Thesis Tom Houben
stratakis

Prenatal Exposure to Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Child Health: a Population-Based Approach

Nikos Stratakis, 02.03.2018

2 March 2018
Supervisors: prof. M. Zeegers, prof. R. de Groot
Co-supervisor: L. Chatzi, PhD, M. Gielen, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Nikos Stratakis
Tom Theunissen 2

Novel causes, mechanisms and therapeutic strategies in mitochondrial disease

Tom Theunissen, 18.04.2018

18 April 2018
Supervisor: prof. H.J.M. Smeets
Co-supervisors: R. Szklarczyk, PhD, I.F.M. de Coo, PhD (Erasmus MC)

Doctoral Thesis Tom Theunissen
Dewi

Detection and immunogenetics of sexually transmitted infections

Dewi de Waaij, 09.05.2018

9 May 2018
Supervisors: prof. S.A. Morré, prof. R. Peters, S. Ouburg, PhD (VUmc)

Kelly Stewart

Preventive genetic testing. Our best foot forward

Kelly Stewart, 20.09.2018

20 September 2018
Supervisors: prof. M. Zeegers, prof. A. Schols
Co-supervisor: A. Wesselius, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Kelly Stewart
Denis Horgan

Challenges and targeted opportunities for integrating innovation into Europe's Healthcare Systems

Denis A. Horgan, 16.11.2018

16 November 2018
Supervisors: prof. S. Morré
Co-supervisor: H.J. van Kranen, PhD

Pierre Thomas

ChlamIndia: burden of Chlamydia trachomatis in India, implications for policy and practice

Pierre P.M. Thomas, 14.12.2018

14 December 2018
Supervisors: prof. S.A. Morré and prof. J.A. Lal (SHUATS Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India)
Co-supervisor: E. Ambrosino, PhD

Nina Scott

Growth hormone therapy in kabuki syndrome

Nina A. Schott, 20.12.2020

20 December 2018
Supervisors: prof. C.T.R.M. Stumpel, prof. L.J.I. Zimmermann
Co-supervisor: W.J.M. Gerver, PhD

Doctoral Thesis Nina A. Schott

PhD Defences of Genetics and Cell Biology

  • Clinical evaluation of preimplantation genetic diagnosis for BRCA1/2 mutations

    Inge Derks-Smeets, 17.01.2018

  • Lysosomes ‘in control’: where lipids meet inflammation in metabolic syndrome

    Tom Houben, 18.01.2018

  • Prenatal Exposure to Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Child Health: a Population-Based Approach

    Nikos Stratakis, 02.03.2018

  • Novel causes, mechanisms and therapeutic strategies in mitochondrial disease

    Tom Theunissen, 18.04.2018

  • Detection and immunogenetics of sexually transmitted infections

    Dewi de Waaij, 09.05.2018

  • Preventive genetic testing. Our best foot forward

    Kelly Stewart, 20.09.2018

  • Challenges and targeted opportunities for integrating innovation into Europe's Healthcare Systems

    Denis A. Horgan, 16.11.2018

  • ChlamIndia: burden of Chlamydia trachomatis in India, implications for policy and practice

    Pierre P.M. Thomas, 14.12.2018

  • Growth hormone therapy in kabuki syndrome

    Nina A. Schott, 20.12.2020