Personal profile


After graduating in medicine, Mrs. Karin van Galen was trained in the field of internal medicine. She completed her specialisation as a hematologist in 2011 after which she was appointed as Consultant Hematologist at the Department Van Creveldkliniek of the UMC Utrecht. Here she has expanded her clinical experience in the treatment of patients with benign hematological conditions. In addition to patient care Karin van Galen finished a PhD project on joint bleeding in Von Willebrand disease in November 2017 and currently participates in several (inter)national studies on congenital bleeding disorders. She runs post-doc research on pregnancy in inherited bleeding disorders and heavy menstrual bleeding in adolescents, (co)supervises PhD students and is a well-known (inter)national advocate for women and girls with inherited bleeding disorders

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Science Clinical Epidemiolgy, Vrije Universiteit

Award Date: 10 Oct 2016

Basis Kwalificatie Onderwijs University Teaching Qualification , University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht

Award Date: 15 Mar 2013

Good Clinical Practice , University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht

… → 30 Jun 2026

Award Date: 29 Jun 2011

Specialist Internal Medicine and Hematology, Vrije Universiteit

Award Date: 4 Apr 2011

Master's degree in medicine, Vrije Universiteit

Award Date: 26 Mar 2004

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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