René H. M. Verheijen

Prof. René H.M. Verheijen (1956) has been professor of gynaeco­logical oncology at the VU Medical Centre, Amsterdam (NL) and the University Medical Center Utrecht (NL), with research focus on monoclonal antibodies, HPV, oncogenesis of ovarian cancer and micrometastases in cervical cancer. His clinical interest is in minimal invasive (robot assisted) surgery, and trophoblastic disease. After serving on ESGO and SERGS councils, he was elected as president of the latter in 2017.