Join the Prehabilitation World Conference 
June 27 – 29 2018
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Conference Speakers

keynote Franco Carli Prof. MD, PhD, Anesthesiologist, McGill University, Canada
keynote Gerard Danjoux Prof, MD, PhD, Consultant Anaesthetist, South Tees Hospitals NHS Hospital, United Kingdom
keynote Bibian Mentel Winter Paralympics Gold-medalist and World Champion para-snowboarding
keynote Pauline Dekker Longarts, Rode Kruis Ziekenhuis
guest Olle Ljungqvist Prof. of Surgery, MD, PhD, Surgeon, Örebro University Hospital & Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
guest Michael Grocott MD, PhD, Professor in Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Southampton University Hospital, United Kingdom
guest Sandy Jack MD, PhD, Senior Researcher, Southampton University Hospital, United Kingdom
guest Julie Silver MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General, Brigham & Womens and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospitals
guest Erik Gerritsen Secretaris-Generaal, Ministerie van VWS
guest Martijn Stuiver Lector Functioneel Herstel bij Kanker at Hogeschool van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
guest Marian Kaljouw Voorzitter van de raad van bestuur Nederlandse Zorgautoriteit
guest Nico van Meeteren PhD, Professor Physiotherapy, Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands
guest Gerrit Slooter Gerrit Slooter, MD, PhD, Surgical Oncologist, Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands
guest Stefan van Rooijen MD, PhD Candidate Surgery, Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands
guest Gwen Thomas PhD candidate Surgical Oncology, Máxima Medisch Centrum, The Netherlands
guest Baukje van den Heuvel MD, PhD, Surgical Oncologist, Radboudumc, The Netherlands
guest Barbara van Munster Internist, Gelre Ziekenhuis
guest Luc van Loon PhD, Extraordinary Professor of Exercise Physiology and Nutrition, Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands
guest Goof Schep MD, PhD, Sports physician, Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands
guest Celena Scheede-Bergdahl PhD, Senior Researcher/Exercise Phsyiologist, McGill Hospital, Canada

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The conference
The Prehabilitation World Conference is the world’s largest interdisciplinary congress for healthcare professionals (including paramedics) interested in getting patients as fit as possible before surgery. DOWNLOAD THE FLYER. During the congress, many prominent speakers from the Netherlands and abroad will highlight the latest developments.

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Making patients fit for surgery

Revolution in perioperative care

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