Gertjan J.L. Kaspers

Academy & Outreach

Princess Máxima Center for pediatric oncology

Gertjan J.L. Kaspers
Professor and Director

Professor Gertjan Kaspers became pediatric oncologist in 2000, and has been Professor in Pediatric Oncology since 2006, at Amsterdam UMC. Since 2013 onwards, he is Director of the Academy & Outreach department of Princess Máxima Center, the Dutch center of excellence for children with cancer. He supervises research mainly on leukemias and on pediatric oncology in developing countries, as well as research on brain tumors, quality of life and late effects. He is promotor of 20 PhD students and trained 31 PhD students successfully. He is involved in several “outreach” projects, aiming at improved outcome for children with cancer in LMIC. He initiated and chairs the I-BFM-SG Task Force on Outreach and the Foundation World Child Cancer NL. Gertjan Kaspers is visiting Professor at UZ Gent (Belgium), MTRH in Eldoret (Kenya) and UGM in Yogyakarta (Indonesia).

Publications

Et høygjennomstrømningsbildestyrt stereotaktisk nevronavigering og fokusert ultralydsystem for blod-hjernebarriereåpning hos gnagere

1Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Pediatric Oncology, Cancer Center Amsterdam, 2Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology, 3Imaging Division, Utrecht University

JoVE 61269

 Neuroscience