Symposium Translational Research in Vascular Surgery
05-03-2020 13:00 Auditorium O2 building (VUmc)

Symposium Translational Research in Vascular Surgery

Prof. Ron Dalman (Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine) and dr. Nazish Sayed will visit Amsterdam UMC from 2-6 March.

March 2: ACS symposium with key note speaker dr. Nazish Sayed - The know-how of induced pluripotent stem cell in cardiovascular research
March 3: Masterclass on cardiovascular stem cell biology (ipsc)
March 4: Nazish Sayed: Meet the research groups (9-17h)
March 5: Symposium Translational Research in Vascular Surgery (for program see below)
March 6, 9.45 hrs: PhD defense Menno Groeneveld

Symposium Translational Research in Vascular Surgery on March 5

Thursday 5 March 2020, 13-17h - Location VUmc Auditorium O2
Moderators: Dr. Kak Khee Yeung, Menno Groeneveld

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Prof. Dr. Ron Dalman (45 min): The role of Metformin in aortic aneurysms


Dr. Nazish Sayed (45 min): Tanslational work in vascular biology where we have used the platform of iPSCs


Dr. Kak Khee Yeung (15 min): Introduction of translational research in vascular surgery: The role of smooth muscle cells in aortic aneurysms

Natalija Bogunovic (15 min): A gene family that might play a crucial role in sporadic abdominal aortic aneurysms

Jorn Meekel (15 min): Perivascular fat more than plain fat

Stefan Smoorenburg (15 min): Advanced imaging in endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms


Sabrina Doelare (15 min): Microbubbles enhanced thrombolysis in acute peripheral arterial diseases

Ted van Schaik (15 min): Long term results of clinical trials in endovascular aortic aneurysm. What have we learned.

Dr. Harm Ebben (15 min): What have we learened from thrombolysis treatment in acute peripheral arterial diseases.

Victoria Tedjawira (15 min): Gender differences and outcome in aortic aneurysms


Nick van Reijnen (15 min): Treatment of chronic limb threatening ischemia; what do patients find important?

Anna Geareadts (15 min): Observing a decade of yearly standardised surveillance in EVAR-patients.

Orkun Doganer (15 min): The importance of ACT-guided heparinization during vascular surgery

Frank Hoexum (15 min): Robot assistent transthoracic first rib resection in the management of veneus thoracic outlet syndrome.