In this lecture dr Marlies Wakkee, dermatologist and associate professor at the Erasmus MC Cancer Institute, describes how care, research and teaching are set out from a broad perspective. This ranges from feeling responsible for organising optimal care for all skin cancer patients in the Netherlands to investigating advanced skin cancer by innovative, translational research lines and collaborating with external partners like the Erasmus School of Health Policy and Management and TU Delft within the Convergence and various public private partnerships.
What causes obesity, how does it lead to illness, and how does one tailor treatment to a patient’s personal situation? These are questions that the Obesity Center CGG at Erasmus MC is looking to answer.
About 25,000 children and 50,000 adults with a congenital heart defect are living in the Netherlands. A team of experts at the Erasmus MC provides them with specialized care and studies how their care can be improved.