2020 PROGRAM


See below, the program for the Amsterdam Kindersymposium 2020, February 6 2020

8:00 – 08:45 Registration, coffee & tea 
8:15 – 8:35 Nutricia Breakfast session 
8:45 – 9:00 Opening by prof. dr. Hans van Goudoever 
9:00 – 9:30 Off to a good start! The fundamental importance of the first 1000 days of life
Prof. dr. Tessa Roseboom
Professor of Early Development and Health, Amsterdam UMC 
9:30 – 10:00 The social contexts of stress and coping 
Prof. dr. Catrin Finkenauer
Professor Youth Studies and scientific director of Dynamics of Youth, Utrecht University 
10:00 – 10:25 Coffee break 
10:25 – 11:45 SLAM session I
11:50 – 12:35 Professor Heymans Lecture: The wisdom of the sick body
Prof. dr. Eli C Lewis
Professor and head of the department of Clinical Biochemistry & Pharmacology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch 
12:55 – 13:20 Takeda Lunch symposium: United for metabolic diseases (UMD)
Prof. dr. Clara van Karnebeek
Professor Genetic Metabolic Diseases, Radboud University and Amsterdam UMC
Prof. dr. Hans Waterham
Professor Functional Genetics of Metabolic Diseases and Clinical Laboratory Geneticist Amsterdam UMC 
13:45 – 14:55 SLAM session II & Bridging the Gap session
15:00 – 15:30 Die ene patiënt (in Dutch)
Ellen de Visser
Health editor, de Volkskrant 
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee break 
15:50-16:20 PhD thesis: What is the role of parents in treating children with chronic diseases and disabilities?
Dr. Mattijs Alsem,
Pediatric Rehabilitation Physician & Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Pediatric Rehabilitation, Amsterdam UMC 
16:20 – 16:50 SLAM battle final & prize ceremony 
16:50 – 17:00 Closing word  
17:00- 18:00 Drinks