Neurosurgical training: Neurosurgical Department, Municipal Hospital, Duisburg, Germany

Member of the Staff since 1987

Fields of interest

  • Minimally invasive neurosurgery and instrument development
  • Endoscopic neurosurgery
  • Endoscopic pituitary surgery
  • Skullbase surgery


  • Immediate Past-President, European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)
  • President, International Society for Neurosurgical Technology and instrument invention (ISNTii)
  • Delegate for the Netherlands @World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS)
  • Member of the “Accreditatiecommissie” of the Dutch Neurosurgeons Society (NVvN)
  • Associate Editor “Acta Neurochirurgica”
  • Associate Editor “Innovative Neurosurgery”
  • Associate Editor “Surgical Neurology International”
  • Member of the “Regionaal Tuchtcollege Zwolle”

Biography (2015)