The rapidly evolving field of nuclear medicine

13:00 -
Vergadercentrum Jaarbeurs MeetUp, Utrecht

The rapidly evolving field of nuclear medicine

You’re invited to an insightful gathering in the rapidly evolving field of nuclear medicine!

Join us as we will share the most recent developments in the field of Nuclear Medicine and delve into the findings and recommendations of the report “The Dutch innovation ecosystem for nuclear medicine – Recommendations to improve innovativeness and earning capacity to become a European hotspot for nuclear medicine.” compiled by Technopolis in assignment of FAST.

Date: Friday 28th June, 2024
From: 13:00-18:00h
Location: Vergadercentrum Jaarbeurs MeetUp, Utrecht

What’s Happening?
Learn about the key findings and recommendations in the report by Chiel Scholten from Technopolis Group. Get a sneak peek of roadmap for nuclear medicine with Wim Oyen, Special Envoy Medical Isotopes of Ministry of Health, Welfare, and Sports
Hear the ambitions from two key initiatives for the Dutch nuclear medicine ecosystem

Networking Alert!

Beyond the presentations, this is your chance to network, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations.

13:00 – 13:30        Reception

Plenary session: Setting the stage
13:30 – 13:35        WelcomeMark Wijsman (host)
13:35 – 13:50       : Fire side chat- How nuclear medicine impact lives Patient perspective, physician perspective and therapy development perspective
13:50 – 14:10        Overview of the Dutch ecosystem of Nuclear Medicine Chiel Scholten (Principal consultant Technopolis Group)
14:10 – 14:30        Accelerating radiopharmaceutical development in The Netherlands: a unique      infrastructure for collaboration Wim Oyen (Special Envoy Medical Isotopes of Ministry of Health, Welfare, and Sports, professor Humanitas University, physician Rijnstate hospital)
14:30 – 14:45        Advancing Nuclear Medicine: The DECISIVE Initiative’s Plan to Establish the Netherlands as a Global Leader in Diagnostics and Therapeutics Bart Cornelissen (Initiator DECISIVE, associate professor UMCG)
14:45 – 15:00        Imaging in drug development, the FORESIGHT initiative Guus van Dongen (Initiator FORESIGTH, professor Amsterdam UMC, CSO LinXis Pharmaceuticals)

15:00 – 15:15        Break

15:15 – 15:45        Matchmaking sessions

15:45 – 16:00        Break

16:00 – 16:45        Break-out sessions
Theme 1: Nuclear Medicine – What’s in it for you?
Theme 2: Human capital – How to keep up with demand of specialized personnel?
Theme 3: Improve innovation and valorization – What should a center for innovation and valorization do?
Theme 4: Implementation in the clinic – all you need to know about registration, reimbursement and access

16:45 – 17:00        Plenary closing
17:00 – 18:00        Networking

This event aims to bring together all Dutch stakeholders interested in nuclear medicine, from users as health care providers and managers and biotech and pharma professionals to scientists (in (radio) pharmacy, medicine, etc), supply chain partners, technology providers, and government bodies and agencies.

Wim Oyen (Special Envoy Medical Isotopes of Ministry of Health, Welfare, and Sports)
Sandra Heskamp (professor Nuclear Imaging and Therapy in Immuno-Oncology Radboudumc, initiator of DECISIVE)
Guus van Dongen (professor Imaging and Biomarkers, Amsterdam UMC, initiator FORESIGHT)
Astrid Freytag (policy officer Programdirectorate medical isotopes at Ministry of Health, Welfare, and Sports)
Marlous Kooijman (FAST)

Marlous Kooijman