The early recognition and treatment of amyloidosis in order to minimise the effects of decline in health. Our focus is therefore on the improvement of diagnosis and the treatment of patients with amyloidosis. In addition, we offer information to patients, physicians and other individuals involved.
Who we are
The Groningen Amyloidosis Center of Expertise is a collaboration of various disciplines at the University Medical Center Groningen, engaged in diagnosis and treatment of systemic and localised amyloidosis. The department of Internal Medicine has a coordinating role.
|XVIII. International Symposium on Amyloidosis||4th – 8th September 2022||For information visit the website|
|3rd European ATTR Amyloidosis meeting for Patients and Doctors||6 September 15:20 – 15:40: BPC Hazenberg, Organ involvement and Clinical Phenotype in ATTR amyloidosis||6 September 16:10 – 16:30: D Muller and P van der Zwaag, Communication with the family|
|Cardiac Amyloidosis, Regional Online Meetings||UMC Groningen and UMC Utrecht have organized a series of 5 online meetings that are organized regionally by local specialists. During these interactive meetings, case histories are used to discuss how jointly the process of recognition, diagnosis, typing and treatment of cardiac amyloidosis can be optimized.||Target audience: Cardiologists, hematologists, radiologists, clinical geneticists and nuclear medicine physicians||UMC Utrecht; Wednesday, June 23 2021 from 7 pm to 8:45 pm||UMC Groningen; Thursday, June 24 2021 from 7 pm to 9 pm||Erasmus MC; Monday, July 5 2021 from 7 pm to 9 pm||Amsterdam UMC; Wednesday, July 7 2021 from 7 pm to 9 pm||Maastricht UMC; Tuesday, September 14 2021 from 7 pm to 9 pm||You can here view the regional programs and register free of charge for the region and specialists of your choice|
|3rd Multidisciplinary Symposium Systemic Amyloidosis 2021|| On Thursday 11 November 2021, the 3rd Multidisciplinary Symposium Systemic Amyloidosis will be organized at Van der Valk, Houten, The Netherlands.
For further information see Doen-Congressen.
|How do we deal with the corona virus at the UMCG (COVID-19)?||On this page you will find all information about how we deal with the corona virus at the UMCG (COVID-19)|
|The International Society of Amyloidosis (ISA) has given recommendations for the management of amyloidosis patients during the COVID-19 pandemic||View the latest version here (April 20, 2020)|
|Stichting Amyloïdose Nederland (SAN)||View the presentations held on the patient meeting day of March13, 2021.|
|Expertisenetwerk Amyloïdose||December 2019 on-line|