Recent Publications

. Blood parasite load as an early marker to predict treatment response in visceral leishmaniasis in Eastern Africa. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2021.


. Low antileishmanial drug exposure in HIV-positive visceral leishmaniasis patients on antiretrovirals: an Ethiopian cohort study. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 2021.


. Investigating the influence of relevant pharmacogenetic variants on the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of orally administered docetaxel combined with ritonavir. Pharmacogenomics Journal, 2021.


. Population Pharmacokinetics of Docetaxel, Paclitaxel, Doxorubicin and Epirubicin in Pregnant Women with Cancer: A Study from the International Network of Cancer, Infertility and Pregnancy (INCIP). Clinical Pharmacokinetics, 2021.


. Population Pharmacokinetics of Intracellular 5-Fluorouridine 5'-Triphosphate and its Relationship with Hand-and-Foot Syndrome in Patients Treated with Capecitabine. The AAPS Journal, 2021.




PYRAPREG is an EDCTP-funded consortium working to evaluate safety, efficacy and pharmacokinetics of pyronaridine-artesunate for malaria during pregnancy.


AfriKADIA is an EDCTP-funded consortium working to find improved treatments and diagnostic tools for the neglected tropical disease visceral leishmaniasis in eastern Africa.

Conferences & Meetings

Recent & future conferences & meetings:


Meeting Date Location
29th PAGE meeting 2-3 & 6-7 Sep 2021 In the Cloud Chair SOC
Dutch Pharmacology Day 2021 13 Apr 2021 In the Cloud PhD presenting
Aspen Global Congress on Scientific Thinking and Action 17-20 Mar 2021 In the Cloud Invited participant
Thesis Defense Keith Schmidt @ Utrecht University 6 Oct 2020 Utrecht, NL Opponent
29th PAGE meeting 9-11 Jun 2020 Ljubeljana, Slovenia Chair-Elect SOC
World Conference on Pharmacometrics 6-9 Apr 2020 Cape Town, South Africa Invited speaker
Aspen Global Congress on Scientific Thinking and Action 25-28 Mar 2020 Rome, Italy Invited participant
Dutch Society for Clinical Pharmacology Spring Meeting 3 Apr 2020 Utrecht, NL PhD presenting
1st International Conference on NTDs in Africa 4-5 Dec 2019 Nairobi, Kenya Presenting
AfriKADIA PMC meeting 3 Dec 2019 Nairobi, Kenya PMC member
Thesis Defense Carla Bastida Fernandez @ University of Barcelona 24 Oct 2019 Barcelona, Spain Opponent
28th PAGE meeting 11-14 Jun 2019 Stockholm, Sweden Scientific Organization Committee
PYRAPREG Investigator’s Meeting 4-5 Jun 2019 Banjul, the Gambia Participating
Dutch Society for Clinical Pharmacology Spring Meeting 11 Apr 2019 Rotterdam, NL PhD presenting
HIV-VL research meeting 25 Jan 2019 Geneva, Switzerland Presenting
AfriKADIA Investigator’s Meeting 24 Jan 2019 Geneva, Switzerland
International Conference on Elimination of Visceral Leishmaniasis 28-30 Nov 2018 Delhi, India Invited speaker
FIGON Dutch Medicine Days 2018 1-2 Oct 2018 Ede, NL Invited speaker
World Congress of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology 2018 1-7 Jul 2018 Kyoto, Japan Invited speaker