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Prof. Dr J. (Hans) B. van Goudoever, MD, PhD

Department of Pediatrics,
Emma Children’s Hospital–AMC and VU University Medical Center,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Dr J. Hans van Goudoever is a professor of paediatrics at the University of Amsterdam and the Free University. He is a division chair of Women and Children’s and Chief of Paediatrics at both academic medical centres in Amsterdam. He received his medical and paediatric training at the Erasmus University, Rotterdam.

Dr Goudoever was appointed by his royal majesty as a member of the National Health Council in 2014. He founded the Dutch National Donor Milk Bank in 2011 and is serving as its director.

He has also served in many international councils, including the European Society Paediatric Research, International Pediatric Research Foundation and European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) and served as chair of the Committee of Nutrition, ESPGHAN.

He has published approximately 300 peer-reviewed articles, predominantly on neonatal nutrition and metabolism. He is an associate editor of several nutrition and metabolism journals and has supervised over 35 (MD)-PhD students.