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 all research institute directors, a selected number of independent researchers, two Research support directors, 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

Research support directors

  • Jessika van Kammen
  • Edwin Janssen


Leonie van Duivenvoorde: