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Suzanne D. van der Werff

  • Telephone:+31 20 59 87225
  • Room nr:u-439
  • E-mail:suzanne.vander.werff@vu.nl
  • Unit:faculteit der aard- en levenswetenschappen (sectie infectieziekten)
  • Position:junior researcher/PhD candidate

Name: Van der Werff
First name: Suzanne
T: +31 20 598 2790
F: +31 20 598 3668
E: suzanne.van.der.werff@falw.vu.nl

Which working days present 
Monday till Friday at the VU (room U-445 W&N building


Short Biography

Education/academic training (starting from masters)
Master in Public Health Research (VU University Amsterdam, August 2007, ‘cum laude’).


Research Interests

Infectious diseases (parasitology), allergy, nutrition, epidemiology.


Professional employment history (mentioning of awards and Int. collaborations)

2006-2011: Conducting a PhD research project in Cuba to examine the relationship between helminth infections, atopic diseases and malnutrition in schoolchildren. Furthermore, assisting within the courses of the Infectious Disease Department, and supervising internships of B.Sc. and M.Sc. students.


Key publications as 1st author

• None


Publications as co-author:

• de Gast-Bakker DA, van der Werff SD, Sibarani-Ponsen R, Swart EL, Plotz FB. Age is of influence on midazolam requirements in a paediatric intensive care unit. Acta Paediatr. 2007 Mar;96(3):414-7.


Relevant websites:

• http://www.dpd.cdc.gov/dpdx/
• http://www.who.int/en/
• http://isaac.auckland.ac.nz/



last update July 6, 2010


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