The Amsterdam research board (ARB) represents the Amsterdam UMC research community and advices the executive board on research policy. Together with the deans and administrative staff, the ARB aims to promote responsible research conduct. The ARB consists of maximal two research institute directors from each research institute, a selected number of independent researchers, members due to their specific research-related function, and is chaired by the vice-dean of research.


Vice-dean of research: Mat Daemen

Board secretary

Leonie van Duivenvoorde

Research institute directors

Independent researchers

Positional members

Vice-dean Valorisation of Research: Arjen Brussaard
Chief Science Information Officer: Martin den Heijer
Chairman Good Research Practice committee: Arnon Kater
Research support director: Jessika van Kammen


    Leonie van Duivenvoorde: