WFH NETWORK

Netherlands

Country: Netherlands
City: Utrecht

IHTC:
Van Creveldkliniek
University Medical Centre Utrecht
P.O. Box 85500, Huispostnr. CO1.425
3584CX, Utrecht
Netherlands
Tel.: 31 88 755 8540
Fax: 31 88 755 5438
Email: vck-secretariaat@umcutrecht.nl
Website: http://www.vancreveldkliniek.nl/

Director: Dr. REG Schutgens
Medical Associates: Dr. K Fischer, Dr. K van Galen, Dr. EP Mauser-Bunschoten, Dr. G Roosendaal, P de Kleijn (Physiotherapy), Dr. L Heijnen (PM&R), Dr. A Huisman (Biochemistry)
Fellowship logistics coordinator: A Wassenaar (VCK-secretariaat@umcutrecht.nl)
Year of IHTC designation: 1996

Areas of specialty: Adult and pediatric hematology; Laboratory diagnosis and hematology; Nursing; Orthopedic care and surgery; Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy

DESCRIPTION OF IHTC FACILITIES

Climate: Temperate Sea Climate

Language: English, Dutch and German

DESCRIPTION OF TRAINING PROGRAM

Clinical activities: Participation in patient care for children and adults. The Van Creveldkliniek is responsible for the care of over 1300 patients with hemophilia and allied bleeding disorders. Services include a large prophylactic program, orthopedic surgery, and programs for hepatitis C infection, and genetic counseling.

Laboratory activities/research: All coagulation tests, extensive research programs in the field of coagulation, research of pathogenesis of Arthropathy.

Multidisciplinary activities/research: The Van Creveldkliniek has a multidisciplinary team of workers with all the disciplines involved in hemophilia care. The Van Creveldkliniek has a strong research program in hemophilia. Also it has initiated multicentre studies for hemophilia such as the PedNet registry.

To see a sample of a comprehensive care curriculum for medical fellows, please click here.


Updated July 2014