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Dr. Linda de Vries

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Dr. Linda de Vries is a Professor in Neonatal Neurology, Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands


Dr. de Vries received her degree from the Medical School in Groningen, completed a Pediatric residency at the Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital in Utrecht, The Netherlands carried out a research fellowship at the Hammersmith Hospital in London, United Kingdom. Subsequently, she also trained as a Pediatric Neurologist in Leuven, Belgium


Since 1989, she has worked in the Department of Neonatology in Utrecht since 1989, where she is a Professor in Neonatal Neurology since 2001.


Dr. de Vries's research focuses on the prediction of neurodevelopmental outcomes in high-risk preterm and full-term newborns, using neurophysiology and neuroimaging methods. These at-risk children are also seen by her in the follow-up clinic. She has a special interest in post-hemorrhagic ventricular dilation, neonatal stroke, and brain plasticity. 

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