Max Nieuwdorp

Max Nieuwdorp



Professor Nieuwdorp (1977) studied Medicine at Utrecht University and received his Ph.D. on diabetes at the Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam (AMC-UvA; under supervision of Professor John Kastelein).  After a residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Endocrinology & Vascular Medicine at the AMC-UvA he performed a postdoctoral fellowship on glycobiology at University of California, San Diego in the department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine under Professor Jeff Esko. Professor Nieuwdorp is currently chair of Diabetes and heads of Amsterdam UMC Vascular Medicine department (100 Fte). He oversees the work of 30 Ph.D. students, 5 postdoctoral fellows and 4 technicians. His group focuses on translational research aimed at resolving diabetes and its complications by modification of the gut microbiota. Prof Nieuwdorp has published > 280 peer reviewed articles including papers in Nature Medicine, Science, Cell, NEJM, Cell Metabolism, Gut and Gastroenterology (H-factor 65).

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