Committee Members

The annual meeting organizing committee of the ISMRM Benelux consists of approximately 8 people who are responsible for one or more of the following tasks: Chair, Board Representative, Sponsors and PR, Proceedings, Location, Website Coordinator, and Communications. Committee members start in March and fulfill their function for one year.  Interest in becoming a committee member can be shown by contacting one of the board members or by indicating it on the registration form for the annual meetings.

Meeting 2019 – Leiden

  • Chair: Antonia Kaiser; Academic Medical Center Amsterdam
  • Treasurer: Stephan Heunis; Eindhoven University of Technology
  • Communications / Proceedings: Stephan Missault; University of Antwerp
  • Communications / Proceedings: Kwok-Shing Chan; Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Sponsoring/Location: Marjolein Bulk; Leiden University Medical Center
  • Sponsoring/Challenge: Laura Vansteenkiste; Ghent University
  • Location: Alberto de Luca; UMC Utrecht
  • Clinical representative: Tip Stille; Radboud University Medical Center
  • Board representative: Bram Coolen; AMC Amsterdam

    • Overview of previous meetings

      Meeting 2018 – Antwerp 

      • Chair: Rob Holtackers; Medical Imaging, Maastricht University Medical Centre, NL
      • Board Representative: Bram Coolen; Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, NL
      • Treasurer/Sponsors: Aidin Haghnejad ; Imaging Division 7T, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Sponsors/Communication: Merlijn van der Plas; C.J. Gorter Center for High Field MRI, Leiden University Medical Center, NL
      • Communication / Website Coordinator: Suzanne Franklin; C.J. Gorter Center for High Field MRI, Leiden University Medical Center, & Imaging Division, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Proceedings/ Challenges: Linda Heskamp; Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,  Radboud university medical center, NL
      • Proceedings/ Challenges: Jasper Schoormans; Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, NL
      • Location: Lore Peeters; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Location/ Clinical representative: Marjolein Verly; Radiology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, BE

      Meeting 2017 – Tilburg:

      • Chair / Communications: Hamed Mesri; Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Board Representative: Lisbeth Van Ruijssevelt; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Treasurer: Szabolcs David; Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Sponsors: Eva Peper; Department of Radiology, Amsterdam Medical Center, NL
      • Sponsors / Proceedings: Debby Klooster; Signal Processing Systems, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Proceedings / Location: Cynthia Anckaerts; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Location: Kirsten Koolstra; Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, NL
      • Communications / Website Coordinator: Quinten Collier; Vision Lab, University of Antwerp, BE

      Meeting 2016 – Eindhoven:

      • Chair / Sponsors: Rik Moonen; Maastricht University Medical Center, NL
      • Board representative: Lisbeth Van Ruijssevelt; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Communications/Website: Tom Schreurs; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Communications/Website: Gwendolyn Van Steenkiste; Visielab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Sponsors/Proceedings: Lena Vaclavu;  Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, NL
      • Proceedings: Patricia Clement; Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Ghent University, BE
      • Treasurer: Rukun Hinz; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Meeting Venue: May Wong; Maastricht University Medical Center, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Valentina Mazzoli; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology & Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, NL

      Meeting 2015 – Ghent:

      • Chair / Sponsors: Oliver Gurney-Champion; Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, NL
      • Board representative: Lisbeth Van Ruijssevelt; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Communications: Chantal Tax; Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Communications: Jules Nelissen; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Website / Sponsors: Jasmien Orije; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Proceedings: Julie Hamaide; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Treasurer: Marloes Marteijn; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Valerie De Meulenaere; Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University of Ghent, BE

      Meeting 2014 – Maastricht:

      • Chair / Meeting Venue: Matteo Bastiani; Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Maastricht University, NL
      • Board representative: Christian Bigot; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Communications: Disha Shah;  Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Communications: Maarten Naeyaert;  Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Proceedings / Sponsors: Alexandra de Rotte; Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Proceedings / Sponsors: Jill de Vis; Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Treasurer: Ece Ercan; Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Nathalie Doorenweerd; Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, NL

      Meeting 2013 – Rotterdam:

      • Chair: Christian Bigot; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Board representative: Lisette Deddens; Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Communications: Sharon Janssens; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Communications / Website: Abdallah Motaal; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Proceedings: Lisbeth Van Ruijssevelt; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Sponsors: Valerio Zerbi; Department of Radiology, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, NL
      • Sponsors: Eidrees Ghariq; Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, NL
      • Treasurer: Sophie Schmid; Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Ingmar Voogt; Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Bertine Stehouwer; Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL

      Meeting 2012 – Leuven:

      • Chair: Anja van der Kolk; Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Board representative: Lisette Deddens; Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL
      • Communications: René Besseling; Department of Radiology, Maastricht University Medical Center, NL
      • Proceedings: Dennis Heijtel; Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, NL
      • Proceedings / Meeting Venue: Elisabeth Jonckers; Bio-Imaging Lab, University of Antwerp, BE
      • Sponsors: Desiree Abdurrachim; Biomedical NMR, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
      • Sponsors: Martijn Froeling; Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, NL
      • Treasurer: Miriam Lagemaat; Department of Radiology, Radboud Universtity Nijmegen Medical Center, NL
      • Meeting Venue: Jan Luts; ESAT, Department of Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universtiteit Leuven, BE