Geert Litjens

Geert Litjens is assistant professor in pathology at Radboud University Medical Centre. He has received the Academy KNAW Early Career Award 2019.

Geert Litjens uses artificial intelligence to fundamentally change the research of tissues by pathologists. He develops smart computer algorithms that detect and interpret anomalies. His work is already quoted and imitated all over the world. Litjens' work can radically change an important part of the health care system.