Leiden University Medical Center in Leiden, The Netherlands, The Netherlands
Department of Anatomy&Embryology of the Leiden University Medical Center
Cardiologist specialized in Grown Up Congenital Heart Disease (GUCH) and Clinical Anatomy&Embryology. She has been the chairman of the Cardiovascular Morphology Working Group of the AEPC since 2014. She works as a cardiologist in the GUCH team of the Leiden University Medical Center in Leiden. In addition she works as a Clinical Anatomist/Embryologist at the Department of Anatomy&Embryology of the Leiden University Medical Center, where she is Principle Investigator of the research group “Cardiovascular Development and Congenital heart Disease”.
In 2006 she defended (cum laude) her thesis "Development of the cardiac conduction system and cardiac anatomy in relation to genesis and treatment of arrhythmias".
She is involved in academic teaching programs, as well as in national and international teaching in the area of cardiac morphology, embryology and congenital heart disease.