Cock van Duijn

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials C.M.
Main position Hoogleraar EUR
Disciplines Genetics
  Probability theory, statistics
Chair Genetische epidemiologie
Domain Medical, Biomedical and Health Sciences
Membership Member
Since 2014
Member of Council for Medical Sciences
Member of Jury of the Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Medicine
Member of Medical, Biomedical and Health Sciences
Employed by ErasmusMC
Postbus 2040
3000 CA Rotterdam
tel.  010 704 3394
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Cornelia van Duijn, Erasmus Medical Centre, has conducted trailblazing research in the field of genetic epidemiology. She combines genetic research in families with large-scale population studies. The aim is to identify the genes involved in complex neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s, Creutzfeldt-Jacob and glaucoma.