Wetenschappelijke staf

Hier vindt u een overzicht van de wetenschappelijke senior staf van de afdeling Reumatologie.

Wetenschappelijke staf


Prof.dr. T.W.J. Huizinga (Head of the Department of Rheumatology)

  • translational research in rheumatoid arthritis
  • clinical research in neuro-psychiatric SLE
Desiree v.d. Heijde

Prof.dr. D.M.F.M. van der Heijde (Professor of Rheumatology)

  • outcomes assessment in clinical studies
  • radiographic scoring methods in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS)
  • scoring of MRI in AS
  • trials with anti-cytokine therapy in RA, PsA and AS

Prof. Dr. A.H.M. van der Helm - van Mil (Rheumatologist)

  • Clinically suspect artralgia
  • early arthritis
  • pathogenetic factors for (rheumatoid) arthritis
  • predictive factors for the outcome of inflammatory artralgia and early arthritis
  • genetics
  • imaging
  • MRI
Margreet Kloppenburg

Prof.dr. G. Kloppenburg (Professor of Rheumatology)

  • osteoarthritis research
  • etiological factors for osteoarthritis development and progression
  • methodology to evaluate the course of osteoarthritis by MRI and radiographs
Prof. R.Toes

Prof.dr. R.E.M. Toes (Head of the laboratory of Rheumatology)

  • Immunogenetics of Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Immunopathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Immunotherapy of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dr. Allaart

Dr. C.F. Allaart (Internist / Reumatoloog, "Associate professor")

  • treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
  • treatment strategies in early RA
  • new therapies
Dr. F.A. van Gaalen

Dr. F.A. van Gaalen (Rheumatologist and head of outpatient clinic Alrijne hospital)

  • translational research in spondyloarthritis
  • treatment of spondyloarthritis
Uli Scherer

Dr. H.U. Scherer (Rheumatologist)

  • Translational research on rheumatoid arthritis
  • Immunology of (auto-reactive) B cells
  • Glycobiology of (auto-)antibodies
Diane vd Woude

D. van der Woude M.D. Ph.D. (Rheumatologist, Head of the outpatient clinic)

  • Translational research concerning rheumatoid arthritis
  • Risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis
  • Autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis