Welcome to the Cardiovascular Research PhD Programme website of the Utrecht University Graduate School of Life Sciences. You will find here information on all ins and outs of the programme, the admission criteria and the latest news on courses, seminars, PhD thesis defenses, etc.

Upcoming Jongbloed seminar:

  • Date: April 2nd, 2020
  • Place: To be announced
    • Speaker: Dr. Gijs van Haaften (Center for Molecular Medicine, UMC Utrecht)
    • Title: To be announced


Upcoming Research Colloquia Cardiology:

  • Due to the societal restrictions regarding the Corona virus there will be no Research Colloquia Cardiology in March, 2020.

Upcoming PhD defenses (in Academy building, Domplein 29, Utrecht):

    • Date: March 24th, 2020 (14.30-15.15 hour)
      • PhD candidate: N.H.M. Kooistra, MSC
      • Subject: Patient-Tailored Optimization of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
    • Date: April 14th, 2020 (12.45-13.30 hour)
      • PhD candidate: L.J. Blom, MSc
      • Subject:  Progress in diagnostic testing and management of idiopathic ventricular fibrillation
    • Date: April 16th, 2020 (10.30 – 11.15 hour)
      • PhD candidate: V.M. Belvroy, MSc
      • Subject: Morphometric analyses to study risk factors in thoracic aortic diseases
  • Date: April 16th, 2020 (12.45 – 13.30 hour)
  • PhD candidate: H.E. Driessen, MSc
  • Subject: New modalities to monitor and interfere with cardiac remodeling
    • Date: April 16th, 2020 (14.30 – 15.15 hour)
      • PhD candidate: P. van den Hoogen, MSC
      • Subject: Inflammation in heart failure. Is our immune response failing our heart?

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