On Tuesday, January 19, 2020, the Foundation hosted a virtual event to officially recognize University Medical Center Utrecht as the Focused Ultrasound Foundation's latest Center of Excellence. Representatives from UMC Utrecht and the Foundation shared the site’s latest research and plans for future projects.

Recognition of University Medical Center Utrecht as Focused Ultrasound Center of Excellence








Chrit Moonen – Professor of Image Guided Molecular Interventions, UMC Utrecht
Lenny Verkooijen – Professor of Outcome Evaluation of Image Guided Interventions, UMC Utrecht

Neal Kassell – Chairman, Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Jeroen Hendrikse – Professor of Neuroradiology and Chairman of the Division of Imaging and Oncology, UMC Utrecht
Nir Lipsman – Neurosurgeon and Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Dannis van Vuurden – Pediatric Oncologist, Department of Neuro-Oncology, Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology
Karijn Suijkerbuijk – Oncologist and Associate Professor, UMC Utrecht
Alessandro Napoli – Department of Radiological, Oncological and Pathological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome
Martijn Boomsma – Department of Radiology, Isala Klinieken
Manon Braat – Department of Radiology, UMC Utrecht

Q&A Moderators:
Thomas Andreae – European Ambassador, Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Peter Luijten – Vice Dean for Life Sciences, UMC Utrecht


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