Dr. R.H.S. (Remco) Westerink

Associate Professor
One Health Toxicology
+31 6 48 456 256
r.westerink@uu.nl

Activities

2017

Chemische veiligheid in de luchtvaart met onder andere TCP en Aerotoxic syndromeR.H.S. Westerink (Invited speaker)
5 Oct 2017
, Toxic Kennissessie luchtvaart
Toxicology in Vitro (Journal)R.H.S. Westerink (Editorial board member)
2017
The post-docking role of synaptotagmin1 and Munc18-1 in mouse chromaffin cells.R.H.S. Westerink (Primary supervisor)
2017
NeuroToxicology (Journal)R.H.S. Westerink (Editor)
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Neurotoxicology & Teratology (Journal)R.H.S. Westerink (Editorial board member)
2017
Neurotoxicity screening for acute effects of new psychoactive substances (NPS)on neuronal activity using cortical neurons and human iPSC-derived neurons grown on microelectrode array (mwMEA)plates.R.H.S. Westerink (Invited speaker)
2017
, 16th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association
In vitro neurotoxicity assessment of tricresyl phosphates to estimate the health risk associated with contaminated cabin air and aerotoxic syndrome.R.H.S. Westerink (Invited speaker)
2017
, 2nd German Pharm-Tox Summit, Heidelberg, Germany
In vitro and ex vivo neurotoxicity assessment for prioritization and risk assessment of alternative flame retardants.R.H.S. Westerink (Invited speaker)
2017
, 56th Annual meeting of the Society of Toxicology, Baltimore, USA
International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)R.H.S. Westerink (Chair)
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2016

In vitro models and methods for assessing neurotoxicity of environmental pollutantsRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
20 Dec 2016
In vitro neurotoxicity of illicit drugs and new psychoactive substances (NPS).Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
13 Dec 2016
In vitro methods and models for neurotoxic hazard characterization of illicit drugs and new psychoactive substances (NPS).Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
20 Oct 2016
Using human iPSC-derived neurons for functional neurotoxicity testing in vitro.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
11 Oct 2016
, iForumTM meeting
Towards integrated test strategies for neurotoxicity testing: Brain on a chip?Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
2 Oct 2016
, XIV International Congress of Toxicology/IUTOX
Tricresyl phosphate (TCP), ‘Aerotoxic syndrome’, mechanisms, effects, and biological plausibilityRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
19 Sep 2016
In vitro neurotoxic hazard and risk characterization of tricresyl phosphatesRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
7 Sep 2016
, FuSE meeting

2015

Organizing committee 15th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
28 Jun 20153 Jul 2015
Neurotoxic hazard characterization and risk assessment of different TriCresyl Phosphate (TCP)isomers.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
28 Jun 2015
, 15th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association
Neurotoxicity assessment of 15 brominated- and halogen-free flame retardants.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
27 Jun 2015
, 15th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association
Are alternative flame retardants safe,... or do they put our brains on fire…?Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
15 Apr 2015
, Frontiers in Science Seminar
NeuroToxicology (Journal)Remco Westerink (Editor)
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NeuroToxicology (Journal)Remco Westerink (Editor)
2015 → …
International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
20152017

2014

Toxicology in Vitro (Journal)Remco Westerink (Editorial board member)
2014 → …
NeuroToxicology (Journal)Remco Westerink (Editorial board member)
2014 → …
Neurotoxicology & Teratology (Journal)Remco Westerink (Editorial board member)
2014 → …
1st International Congress on Global Environmental Contamination: Challenges for the well-being of the human brain, Luxembourg, September 7 – 10, 2014Remco Westerink (Member of programme committee)
2014 → …
, 1st International Congress on Global Environmental Contamination: Challenges for the well-being of the human brain, Luxembourg, September 7 – 10, 2014
1st International Congress Global Environmental Contamination: Challenges for the well-being of the human brainRemco Westerink (Keynote speaker)
2014 → …
, 1st International Congress Global Environmental Contamination: Challenges for the well-being of the human brain

2013

The 14th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association (External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
2013 → …
International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
2013 → …

2012

Modulation of neurotransmission by POPsRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
27 Jun 2012
, Metz, France (Annual Neurotoxicology seminar)
Modulation of neurotransmitter- and voltage-gated ion channels by PCBs and other POPsRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
29 May 2012
, 7th PCB Workshop
Local and Scientific Organising Committee of the 14th meeting of the International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
2012 → …
International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
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2011

International Neurotoxicology Association (INA)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
2011 → …
International Advisory Board International Symposium on Chromaffin Cell Biology (ISCCB)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
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2010

Hydroxylation increases the neurotoxic potential of the brominated flame retardant BDE-47: The structure of BDE-47 metabolites determines the potency to affect calcium homeostasis in PC12 cells.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
16 Sep 2010
, 30th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2010)
Inhibition of the depolarization-evoked increase in intracellular calcium levels and catecholamine release by hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD)in PC12 cells.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
15 Sep 2010
, 30th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2010)
The neurotoxic potential of the brominated flame retardant BDE-47 is increased by hydroxylation: The structure of BDE-47 metabolites determines the potency to affect calcium homeostasis in PC12 cells.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
24 Mar 2010
, International Symposium on Disturbances of Cerebral Function Induced by Food and Water Contaminants (Valencia, Spain)
International Advisory Board International Symposium on Chromaffin Cell Biology (ISCCB)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
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2009

PC12 cells as model system to study modulation of calcium signalling and exocytosis by environmental pollutantsRemco Westerink (Invited speaker)
15 Nov 2009
, 14th International symposium on chromaffin cell biology: platform session speaker (Merida, Mexico)
PC12 cells as model system to study modulation of calcium signalling and exocytosis by environmental pollutants.Remco Westerink (Invited speaker)
2009
, Platform session speaker at the 14th International symposium on chromaffin cell biology (ISCCB-15) (Merida Mexico)
International Advisory Board International Symposium on Chromaffin Cell Biology (ISCCB)(External organisation)Remco Westerink (Member)
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2008

Gareth O. ThomasRemco Westerink (Host)
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