Awarded R&D PhD scholarships

The Reproduction & Development PhD scholarships 2016 Are awarded to:

  • prof. Joris van der Post, Paul Savelkoul, Rebecca Painter, Marjolein Kok en Dries Budding for their project ‘The microbial signature of preterm birth’!
  • prof. Martina Coronel, prof. Sjoerd Repping, dr. Lidewij Henneman en dr. Phillis Lakeman for their project: ‘The widening scope of reproductive genetic technologies: responsible innovation and assisting individuals’ decision-making’

The R&D PhD scholarships allows the project teams to have a PhD student working on this project for four years.

In the autumn of 2016 sixteen teams of AMC-VUmc Reproduction & Development-researchers have jointly submitted a project proposal. The above mentioned projects were selected after a preselection and intreview round. Evaluation commiitee was the R&D research board.