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Nijmegen, Radboud UMC


Radboudumc Expertise Center for Rare Renal Disorders


The mission of the Radboudumc Expertise Center for Rare Renal Disorders is to deliver excellent, efficient and innovative clinical care to our patients at the Radboudumc and beyond, and to be leading in the field of kidney disease research in the world. Radboudumc is an international referral center for rare renal disorders and complement-mediated diseases (for research, diagnosis and treatment of adults as well as children).


Senior clinician experts

Tom Nijenhuis   (HCP Deputy Lead)   [e-mail]

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Ruud de Sevaux   [e-mail]

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Jeroen Deegens   [e-mail]
Rutger Maas   [e-mail]

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Wilbert van der Meijden   [e-mail]
Ellen van Ommen   [e-mail]
Raphaël Duivenvoorden   [e-mail]

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Anne Els van de Logt   [e-mail]

Clinicians in training


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Dipti Rao   [e-mail]

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Tessa Schoot   [e-mail]

Clinical geneticists


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Ernie Bongers   [e-mail]



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Eric J Steenbergen   [e-mail]

Laboratory researchers


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Jeroen de Baajj   [e-mail]

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Joost Hoenderop   [e-mail]

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Johan van der Vlag   [e-mail]

Clinical research coordinators


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Janssen Bas   [e-mail]

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Imme Kraakman   [e-mail]

Disease expertise

» Hereditary glomerulopathies
» Immune glomerulopathies
» Tubulopathies
» Metabolic & stone disorders
» Thrombotic microangiopathies
» AD structural kidney disorders
» Congenital malformations & ciliopathies


Prof. Dr. J. Wetzels
Telephone: 31243617083 of 31243


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