Angelica Reitsma is the project manager of GUTVIBRATIONS. She holds a BA in Social Sciences from University College Roosevelt and a MA in Human Rights Law from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Previously, Angelica has worked in the non-profit sector in the areas of communications, research and project management. She is currently also the project manager for OrganoVIR, a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Innovative Training Network (ITN), which is funded by the European Commission.
Amsterdam University Medical Centers (Amsterdam UMC) is one of the foremost research institutions in the Netherlands and one of its largest hospitals, with 1500 staff members employed in medical research. The Amsterdam UMC research is organized in 7 themes within the AMC Research Institute, where AMC Principal Investigators (PIs) are appointed to develop their own research lines. The AMC Graduate School organizes doctorate level academic training of AMC PhD students (209 PhD rewarded in 2016). This concentration of expertise makes the center a breeding ground for fruitful scientific collaborations.