Nico Verdonschot#


Nico Verdonschot
Email:nico.verdonschot 'at' radboudumc.nl
Membership Number:4563
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:THE NETHERLANDS
Section:CLINICAL & VETERINARY SCIENCE
Username:nverdonschot
Elected:2017
Homepage: http://biomechanics.nl



Present and Previous Positions
  • Professor at the Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, since 2013
  • Head of the Orthopaedic Research Laboratory at Radboudumc, since 2016
  • Professor at the University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, since 2007
  • Visiting professor at the Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, since 2017
  • PhD student at the Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands (1990-1995)
  • Post-doctoral researcher at the Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands (1995-2000)
  • Director of section Biomechanics at the Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, The Netherlands (2000-2013)

Fields of Scholarship
  • Implant biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal modeling
  • Orthopaedic biomechanics
  • Bone strength
  • 3-D printing of implants
  • Human movement analysis

Honours and Awards
  • Awarded to present the Erwin Morscher Honorary Lecture at the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) meeting in Vienna (2017)
  • Elected member of the Netherlands Academy of Technology and Innovation (2017)
  • Chairman of the Orthopaedic Implant Section of the Orthopaedic Research Society (2016)
  • Elected Fellow of the International Combined Orthopaedic Research Society (only 6 European members are elected) (2016)
  • Winner of the 5th Grand Challenge Competition at the World Congress of Biomechanics (2014)
  • President and Honorary member of the European Orthopaedic Research Society (2012)
  • European Research Council Advanced Grant (2012)
  • President and Honorary member of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (2010)
  • Mimics Innovation Award. Category I: Innovative implant design system and the development of innovative medical procedures. (2008)
  • SELVIK Award, 16th Annual meeting of the European Orthopaedic Research Society (EORS) (2006)
  • CeramTec Publication Award 6th International Symposium Bioceramics in Joint Arthroplasty, Stuttgart, Germany. (2001)
  • European society of Biomechanics award, Dublin, Ireland (2000)
  • Promotieprijs 1997 of the Stichting World Biomechanics; (Best PhD thesis in the biomechanics field of that year in The Netherlands)

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