Lodewijk van Rhijn appointed professor of Orthopedics
Professor Lodewijk van Rhijn has been appointed professor of Orthopedics since 15 July. In his assignment, a lot of attention is paid to health care organization (e.g. Integraal Zorg Akkoord), regenerative medicine and biofabrication; important themes within UMC Utrecht.
“Disorders of the musculoskeletal system are already the most common type of complaint and this number will only increase. They have a major impact on the quality of life of patients and high societal costs,” says Van Rhijn.
Read more about Lodewijk and his aims for the future on the UMC Utrecht website.