Membership of Learned and Professional Societies

2003-present    Netherlands Society for Otorhinolaryngology- Head and Neck surgery

2004-present    EAONO- European Academy of Otology and Neurotology

2007-present    Member Flemish-Dutch Otologic Society (VNOG)

2010- present   Dutch- Flemish Group of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology (NVWPO)

2016-present    Politzer Society

Special assignments

2017- present  Vice president of Dutch Workgroup Quality Assessment and Evaluation in Otologic Surgery of the Dutch ENT Society (KNO vereniging Werkgroep Otologische Kwaliteits registratie)

2017- present  Steering committee of the international Politzer Society: International Otology Outcome Group.[IOOG] Other members Matthew Yung (UK) John Dornhoffer (USA) Bruce Black (Australia), Adrian James (Canada) Tetsuya Tono (Japan); John Philips (UK)

2014-present   Coordinator scientific internship (wetenschappelijke stages) Ear- Nose and Throat Surgery and MaxilloFacial Surgery VUmc

2014-present  Vice-president of the ENT surgery residency program, VUmc University Amsterdam (Plaatsvervangend opleider KNO opleiding VUmc)

Reviewer of several ENT journals

  • Laryngoscope
  • Otology Neurotology
  • European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head & Neck
  • Dutch Journal of Medicine (Ned Tijdsch v Geneeskunde)
  • Journal of Clinical Imaging Science

Editorial board of

  • Journal of Hearing Science
  • Journal of Advanced Otology