Jan Verschuuren

Head of Neuromuscular Section, Department of Neurology

Leiden University Medical Center

Jan Verschuuren

Jan Verschuuren is a neurologist and professor of Neuromuscular Disease at the LUMC. The main research topics of his group are Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis and related disorders and inclusion body myositis. He is the clinical representative for the LUMC in TREAT-NMD, and president of the Dutch Neuromuscular Centre (www.ISNO.nl).

Jan is chair of the TREAT-NMD Global Database Oversight Committee (TGDOC). In his clinical work he is seeing patients with a broad range of neuromuscular disorders. The main topics of research the LUMC are Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy, MRI of muscle and brain in patients with neuromuscular disorders, inclusion body myositis, and myasthenia gravis and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome.

Leiden University Medical Centre
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