Brain Center

The UMC Utrecht Brain Center represents all research and (international) educational activities of the UMC Utrecht Hersencentrum. Our mission is to perform high-level research in clinical and experimental neuroscience, whilst delivering an exceptional standard of care.

Chair Prof. dr. R.J. Pasterkamp

Our scientific director is Jeroen Pasterkamp. He is professor of translational neuroscience, head of the department of Translational Neuroscience and director of the MIND Facility.

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Research approaches

Research groups

Learn more about the research groups of the UMC Utrecht Brain Center

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Education and career

Within the UMC Utrecht Brain Center education and carreer plays an important role.

The center and its partners

We have a standing collaboration with both national and international partners. The UMC Utrecht Brain Center has standing agreements with affiliated principal investigators employed at departments of Utrecht University. Furthermore, with the international partners we participate in EU grant applications and we encourage exchanges at all levels from professor to master students.

Brain Center magazine and Bulletin

UMC Utrecht Brain Center Magazine

Read more about various aspects of research and care in the field of neuroscience at the UMC Utrecht.

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Brain Center Bulletin

Several times a year we publish the latest news about our research and educational activities in the UMC Utrecht Brain Center Bulletin. 

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Contact information

UMC Utrecht Brain Center
Universiteitsweg 100
3584 CG Utrecht

+31 (0)88 7568034