Professor Joep P.M. Geraedts used to be born in 1948. He studied basic biology on the Catholic College in Nijmegen and won his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in 1969 and 1972 respectively. In 1975 he got a PhD from the College of Leiden at the thesis ‘Constitutive heterochromatin as a marker for chromosomal research in human somatic cells and spermatozoa’. In 1985 he used to be registered as SMBWO investigator human genetics. From 1972 till 1975 he held a place as junior scientist on the Educational Medical institution Leiden. From 1975 till 1982 he used to be senior scientist (assistant professor) on the College of Leiden. In October 1982 he used to be appointed complete professor of genetics and Mobile Biology at Maastricht College. Since 1983 he’s additionally director of the Basis for Scientific Genetics in Maastricht. In 2003 this centre used to be built-in and turned into a division of the College Medical institution. Joep Geraedts is head of this division, which has the one PGD license within the Netherlands.
Joep Geraedts has served as chairman of the Dutch Society of Human Genetics and at the present time he’s chairman of the Society of Dutch Scientific Genetics Centres.
On the Ecu degree he’s actively concerned within the Ecu Society of Human Replica and Embryology. For a few years he has been co-ordinator of the Particular Pastime Crew Reproductive Genetics and guidance member of the ESHRE PGD Consortium. Since 2005 he’s chairman elect of ESHRE.
Joep Geraedts is writer, co-author or editor of greater than 160 PubMed articles, 15 books and greater than 50 chapters in books. Moreover he’s affiliate editor of Human Replica Replace and at the advisory and editorial forums of quite a lot of societies and clinical journals. His analysis is geared toward quite a lot of facets of medical and reproductive genetics.
He has been chief of the department Developmental Biology since its get started in 1984.