European Association of Systems Medicine

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Board Members

Prof. Anke-Hilse Maitland van der Zee, PharmD, PhD


Expertise area:
Precision Medicine in Respiratory Medicine.

Affiliation & Role:
Professor of Precision Medicine in Respiratory Disease
Dept Respiratory Medicine and Dept of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, University of Amsterdam


Prof. Damjana Rozman, PhD

EASyM Education and Professional Development

Expertise area:
Functional genomics and systems medicine of cholesterol related multifactorial pathologies

Affiliation and Role:
Head of the Centre for Functional Genomics and Bio-Chips
Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Faculty of Medicine
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Christian Pristipino, MD

EASyM Communication, Outreach and Recruitment

Cardiology, interventional cardiology, research on clinical complexity, shared-decision making, interdisciplinary networks, international consensus documents, quali-quantitative research

Affiliation and Role:
– Clinical and interventional Cardiologist
– Coordinator of the research section, Interventional Cardiology Unit, San Filippo Neri- ASL Roma1
– Founder and past-president of the Italian association for Systems Medicine and Healthcare

Jonas Kuiper, PhD


Expertise area:
Autoimmunity, Immunology,  Antigen Presentation, Eye Inflammation, Systems Medicine, Biomarkers, Multi-Omics

Affiliation and Role:
Principal Investigator Ophthalmology
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands

Prof. Josep Roca, MD, PhD, MSc


Expertise area:
Chronic patients management (integrated care and systems medicine);             Gas exchange and skeletal muscle bioenergetics in chronic respiratory diseases

Affiliation and Role:
– Senior Consultant at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona
– Senior Investigator at the IDIBAPS Research Center
– Professor of Medicine at the Universitat de Barcelona
– Adjunct Professor  at the University of Southern Denmark (Odense, NL)

Kristel Van Steen, PhD, PhD

Dissemination and Exploitation

Expertise area:

  • General: Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Genetic Epidemiology, Systems Health, Precision Medicine
  • Specific: Biomarker Discovery, Disease Subtyping, Inference of Molecular Interactions


BIO3: GIGA-R University of Liège, Department of Human Genetics, KU Leuven, Belgium