Dutch Atherosclerosis Society

Prof. dr. J. de Graaf 

Biography

Professor Jacqueline de Graaf (Delft, 1962) is Professor of Internal Medicine, especially lipid metabolism disorders, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Since 1997 she is affiliated with the Department of General Internal Medicine, as an internist vascular physician, researcher and head trainer.

Prof De Graaf is an expert in the field of lipidology, with a central role for fat metabolism in the pathogenesis of atherosclersose and cardiovascular disease. She accompanies basic, translational and clinical research in cardiovascular disease. She has acquired a clinical fellowship of ZonMw. She qualified in 2009 as a Principal Lecturer, a recognition for her prolific and innovative activities for training as an internist.