ENCORE presents on 'ZeldSamen'
On February 16, ENCORE was also represented at the national symposium of ZeldSamen, an association that offers parents information, contact and recognition after the diagnosis of a rare genetic syndrome.Continue Reading
Today is International Angelman day
There are approximately 150 children with Angelman syndrome living in the Netherlands. These children have been helped in the ENCORE expertise center since 2010. A lot of research is also done in the ENCORE expertise center, both fundamental and clinical. For example, we participate in the TANGELO trail of Roche.Continue Reading
New guidelines published: 'management of tumors in NF1'
The new guideline for 'Policy for tumors in NF1' was recently published from ERN GENTURIS. The guideline group was chaired by ianne Oostenbrink, pediatrician at Erasmus MC, and coordinator of the EMC-NF1 expertise center. A number of colleagues from the EMC also contributed to the formation of the new guideline.Continue Reading
ENCORE's Angelman research presented at the ASA research conference!
Met een grote delegatie van meer dan 10 artsen en onderzoekers bezocht ENCORE het Angelman onderzoekscongres van de Angelman Syndrome AllianceContinue Reading
ENCORE runs the Runexpected sponsor run
On Saturday 21 May, employees of our ENCORE expertise center put on their running shoes and took part in the Runexpected, a sponsored run to raise money for scientific research into Neurofibromatosis.
There were employees from several departments of the party, such as child and adolescent psychiatry/psychology, pediatrics and neurology adults.
It was a very nice and funny event where our team put its best foot forward and ran with great pleasure. Parents and patients were very happy with our involvement.
We are very proud that we were able to raise a nice amount together! In total, more than 100,000 euros has been raised!! How fantastic!
A peek inside the Sophia Bus during Expedition NEXT!
On Friday May 6, we took our Sophia Bus to Expedition NEXT, the national science festival for children, organized by the National Science Day. Here children could take a peek into our Sophia Bus!Continue Reading
Again official recognition for all ENCORE Expertise centers
At the beginning of October, we as ENCORE Expertise Center received fantastic news! All our centers of expertise are recognized by the Dutch Federation of University Medical Centers (NFU) for a period of 5 years.Continue Reading
ENCORE thanks Henriette and welcomes Marie-Claire as clinical head!
At the beginning of October we said goodbye to our clinical head of ENCORE, Prof. Dr Henriette Moll.Continue Reading
HIP HIP HOORAY ENCORE 10 year anniversary!
The ENCORE expertise center is officially 10 years old. Although ENCORE was founded in 2010, the action plan was signed in June 2011 by the dean and the leaders of ENCORE Ype Elgersma (scientific head) and Henriette Moll (clinical head).Continue Reading
ENCORE about translational research in the journal ‘Kinderarts & Samenleving’
Recent werd in het verenigingsmagazine Kinderarts & Samenleving een artikel gepubliceerd waarin kinderarts-EAA Karen Bindels-de Heus en Hoofd ENCORE-onderzoek Prof. Dr. Ype Elgersma vertellen over translationeel onderzoek aan zeldzame genetische aandoeningen bij ENCORE.Continue Reading