Medical Delta Conference 2021

November 2, 2021 from 14:00 to 19:00

You can attend this event on location at the TU Delft or Online (via collegerama: a down to earth online livestream).

Main language event: English



Check-in with music; Exhibition Market


Welcome - Tim van der Hagen (President and Rector Magnificus at Delft University of Technology)


Keynote lecture - by Marcel Levi (Chairman NWO)


Panel discussion

Mr. Ida Haisma - Director LBSP Foundation

Dr. Marleen Goumans - Director and Lector 'Samenhang in de Ouderenzorg' at Kenniscentrum Zorginnovatie (Hogeschool Rotterdam)

Prof. dr. Maureen Rutten - Professor of Economic Evaluation of Innovations for Health (Erasmus University)


Break; Exhibition Market


Inaugurations and research presentations

Prof. dr. Andrea Evers (University Leiden, TU Delft, Erasmus University) – research into eHealth applications to promote public health (part of Medical Delta eHealth & selfmanagement for a healthy society)

Prof. dr. Natasja de Groot (Erasmus MC, TU Delft) – research into the use of sensors and catheters to more accurately diagnose and treat cardiac arrhythmias (part of Medical Delta Cardiac Arrhythmia Lab)

Prof. dr. ir. Jaap Harlaar (TU Delft, Erasmus MC, LUMC) – research into biomechanics of movement and precision diagnostics in osteoarthritis (part of Medical Delta: Improving Mobility with Technology)

Prof. dr. Mischa Hoogeman (Erasmus MC, TU Delft) – research on photons and protons to promote proton therapy for cancer patients (part of HollandPTC Medical Delta program on HTA value proposition)

Prof. dr. Gerjo van Osch (Erasmus MC, TU Delft) – research into making cartilage (part of Medical Delta Regenerative Medicine 4D: Generating complex tissues with stem cells and printing technology)

Prof. dr. ir. Wouter Serdijn (TU Delft, Erasmus MC) – research into the use of bioelectronics in medical research (part of Medical Delta Cardiac Arrhythmia Lab and Medical Neurodelta)

Prof. dr. Marco van Vulpen (LUMC, TU Delft, Erasmus MC) – research into proton therapy for radiation cancer cells (part of HollandPTC Medical Delta program on HTA value proposition)

Prof. dr. ir. Marcel Reinders (TU Delft, LUMC) – research into the use of computer algorithms for the analysis of molecular data (part of Medical NeuroDelta: Ambulant Neuromonitoring for Prevention and Treatment of Brain Disease and METABODELTA: Metabolomics for clinical advances in the Medical Delta)

Prof. dr. Andrew Webb (LUMC, TU Delft) – research aimed for making medical imaging more widely available (part of Medical Delta Diagnostics 3.0: Dementia and stroke)


Network, drinks and music



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