Karin Van Dijk


Academic Background:
• Clinical Epidemiology, Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
MSc, Graduated, cum laude, 2004

• Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
MD, Graduated October 2001

• Pre-university education, “Het Baarnsch Lyceum”, Baarn, The Netherlands
Graduated 1994

Employment history:
1/2020 – now Clinical microbiologist, AmsterdamUMC, locations Academic Medical Centre and Free University Medical Centre, Amsterdam
• 1-2021 – now: Head of the Laboratory of Mycology and Department Chair of the Department of Mycology

3/2014 – 1/2020 Clinical microbiologist, Free University Medical Centre, Amsterdam
• 11/2014 – 1/2020: Head of the Laboratory of Bacteriology, Mycology and TBC

2007 – 1/2014 Resident of Medical Microbiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam

2007 Doctor Youth Health Care, GG&GD Utrecht

2005 – 2006 Resident in Paediatrics, LUMC, Leiden and RdGG, Delft

2001 – 2005 PhD research, Utrecht Medical Centre, Utrecht
PhD thesis: “Explaining variation in bleeding pattern of severe haemophilia”. Promotor: Prof. Dr. D.E. Grobbee, Co-promotores: Dr. H.M. van den Berg & Dr. J.G. van der Bom

2003 Student Assistant “Epidemiology”, Julius center for health sciences and primary care, Utrecht Medical Centre, Utrecht

1996-1998 Student Assistant “Anatomy and Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Utrecht University

1996-2001 Divers: triagist at General Practitioners, cleaner at Stichting Thuiszorg, laboratory assistant in the Medical Microbiology Department of the Utrecht University Medical Centre, temporary work through an employment agency (horeca, factory)

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