Full Staff

Medical Statistics

E.H.J. de Kler-van der Poel (Management Assistant of the head of the department)

  • Department Biomedical Data Sciences
  •  Section Medical Statistics

drs. E.F. (Edouard) Bonneville (PhD Student)

  • Survival analysis
  • Competing risks and multi-state models
  • Missing data
  • Infectious disease modelling / forecasting

Bouhaddani, S. el (PhD Student)

  • High dimensional statistics
  • Data integration
  • Latent variable modeling
  • Meta analysis and imputation in high dimensions
Xu Chen juni 2020

dr. X. (Xu) Chen

  • fMRI data analysis
  • multiple testing

dr. M. Fiocco (Associated professor)

  • Medical Statistics
  • Survival analysis
  • Meta analysis
  • Frailty models
  • Counting processes

N. (Nan) van Geloven, PhD (biostatistician)

  • survival analysis
  • causal inference
  • dynamic prediction
  • clinical trials
  • evaluation of treatment timing

Professor of Biostatistics (Hoogleraar Biostatistiek)

  • high-dimensional data
  • multiple testing
  • penalized regression
  • statistical bioinformatics

dr. B. Mertens (Biostatistician)

  • Statistical methods for high-dimensional omics (proteomics, metabolomics, lipidomics)
  • Prediction with missing values
  • Bayesian statistics

dr. Mar Rodriguez-Girondo PhD (Assistant professor)

  • Medical Statistics
  • Prediction and classification with omics data
  • Survival Analysis
  • Family data

dr. S. (Roula) Tsonaka (Statistician)

  • models for longitudinal omics
  • RNAseq
  • analysis of clustered data (e.g. families)
  • genetic association studies: gene-set/pathway-based analyses

prof. dr. J. (Jacco) Wallinga (Professor Modelling Infectious Diseases)

  • Statistical analysis of infectious disease data

dr. L.C. (Liesbeth) de Wreede (statistician)

  • medical statistics
  • survival analysis
  • competing risks and multi-state models
  • clinical studies in haematology

Molecular Epidemiology

Eline Slagboom

prof.dr. P.E. (Eline) Slagboom (Head of Section Molecular Epidemiology)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Genetics
  • Metabolomics
  • Ageing Research
Ingrid Meulenbelt

prof. dr. I. Meulenbelt (Professor Molecular Biology of Osteoarthritis)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Genetics
Erik van den Akker

dr. ir. E.B. (Erik) van den Akker (Assistant Professor Bioinformatics)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Leiden Computational Biology Center (LCBC)

dr. M. (Marian) Beekman (Senior Scientist)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Genome Wide Association studies
  • Genome Wide Linkage studies
  • Metabolomics
  • Gene Expression
  • Leiden Longevity Study (Ageing Research)
  • Biobanking

N.M.A. (Niels) van den Berg, MSc (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Ageing Research
Fatih Bogaards

F.A. (Fatih) Bogaards (PhD Student)

  • molecular epidemiology
  • ageing research

I. (Ilja) Boone, MSc (PhD Student)

  • molecular epidemiology
  • osteoarthritis research

Koen Dekkers MSc (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Epigenetics
Thies Gehrmann

dr. ir. Thies Gehrmann (Post-Doctoral Researcher)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Bio-Informatics
Bas Heijmans

dr. B.T. (Bastiaan) Heijmans (Prinicipal Investigator Population Epigenomics)

  • Population Epigenomics
  • Integrative genomics
  • DNA methylation
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Ageing
Ghazaleh Hajmousa 2020

G. (Ghazaleh) Hajmousa, PhD (Postdoctoral Researcher)

  • molecular epidemiology
  • osteoarthritis
Marcella van Hoolwerff

Marcella van Hoolwerff MSc (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Osteoarthritis

E. (Evelyn) Houtman MSc (PhD Student)

  • Molecular epidemiology
  • Osteoarthritis

N.M.(Nicoline) Korthagen, PhD (Postdoctoral Researcher)

  • molecular epidemiology
  • osteoarthritis

N. (Nico) Lakenberg BSc

  • Molecular Epidemiology

dr. Hailiang (Leon) Mei (Manager Sequencing Analysis Support Core - SASC)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Sequencing Analysis Support Core (SASC)

Stelios Paraschiakos MSc (PhD Student)

  • moleculaire epidemiologie
  • data management
Yolande Ramos

Y.F.M. (Yolande) Ramos PhD

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Researcher

Nathaly Reilly MSc (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Alejandro Rodriguez Ruiz MSc (PhD Student)

  • molecular epidemiology
  • osteoarthritis
Eka Suchiman

H. Eka D. Suchiman MSc

  • Molecular Epidemiology

R.G.M. (Ritchie) Timmermans (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Osteoarthritis

Application Developer (PhD Student)

  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Epigenetics
  • TwinLife

Medical Decision Making

A.N. (Aubry) Leiwakabessy (Management Assistant)

  • medical decision making
  • education support and -coordination
  • website management and content creation

M.E.(Elske) van den Akker-van Marle, PhD (Health economist)

  • Health economics
  • Cost effectiveness analysis
  • Quality of life research
  • Development outcome measures

dr. L. (Leti) van Bodegom-Vos (Implementation expert)

  • Implementation
  • De-implementation
  • Quality of care

W.B. van den Hout (Gezondheidseconoom)

  • Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
  • Pragmatic Trial Design
  • Value of Health
  • Mathematical Disease Modelling

dr. P.J. Marang-van de Mheen (Epidemiologist)

  • Quality of care
  • Patient Safety
  • Outcomes research

Arwen H. Pieterse, PhD (Communication researcher)

  • clinician and patient treatment preferences
  • treatment decision making, shared decision making
  • clinician-patient communication

T. Rietbergen (PhD Medical Decision making)

  • De-implementation
  • Quality of care
  • Degenerative knee disease
Anne Stiggelbout

Prof.dr. A.M. (Anne) Stiggelbout (Professor Medical Decision Making)

  • Medical Decision Making
  • Patient Preferences
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Risk Perception and Risk Communication
  • Clinimetrics
  • Psychometrics

Advanced Data Management

K.M. (Karin) van der Pal - de Bruin, PhD (Head of the section Advanced Data Management)

  • data stewardship
  • good research data management
  • epidemiology
  • Castor en ProMISe
  • privacy
  • GRP
  • FAIR data
  • data management plans

L. (Leonie) Oudshoorn (Management Assistant)

  • Finance/project administration

dr. ir. T.M. Jansen (specialist medical research datamanagement)

  • good research data management
  • database design
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • clinical trials
  • neurosurgery clinical trials (SIPS group)
  • data management education

K.R. (Karen) Kooijman, MSc (Designer medical research data management)

  • Good research data management
  • Database design
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems

J. (Judith) Mannien, PhD (Coordinator medical research data management)

  • good research data management
  • datastewardship
  • FAIR data
  • database design
  • data management plans
  • good research practice (GRP)
  • privacy
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • epidemiology
  • data cleaning
  • data management education

dr. M.J.C. (Martiene) Moester (Specialist medical research data management)

  • data stewardship
  • good research data management
  • FAIR data
  • data management plans
  • privacy
  • key files, pseudonymization
  • database design
  • Castor en ProMISe data management systems
  • parelsnoer

K. (Kristel) Schaap, PhD (Designer medical research data management)

  • database design
  • good research data management
  • data cleaning
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • Research Support Desk

Software engineer (ICT Ontwikkelaar)

  • Databases
  • Data transfer and conversion
  • General programming

dr. I. (Ineke) van der Veen (Coordinator medical research data management)

  • good research data management
  • datastewardship
  • FAIR data
  • database design
  • Data management plans
  • good research practice (GRP)
  • privacy
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • epidemiology
  • clinical trials
  • data cleaning
  • data management education
  • Biobanks

R. (Rogier) van der Velde (Informatieanalist)

  • good research data management
  • database design
  • privacy
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • data cleaning

MSc. H.J. van der Wijk (Coordinator Data Management Research and Development)

  • Medical statistics
  • Data management
  • ICT development
  • Privacy protection
  • Certification

R.E. (Richard) Zwaan (Designer medical research datamanagement)

  • Database design
  • Data uploads
  • Castor and ProMISe data management systems
  • Clinical trials
  • Privacy
  • ProMISe user courses