dr. R.P. (Richard) Meijer

Associate Professor - medical

  • Department of Urological Oncology

dr. R.P. (Richard) Meijer

Research Programs


Current positions

2018-present    Associate Professor Oncological Urology, UMC Utrecht

2018-present    Head Department Oncological Urology, UMC Utrecht Cancer Center 

2012-present    Oncological Urologist, University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU), The Netherlands

2016-present    Deputy Chief of the Specialist Medical Training Urology UMC Utrecht

2016-present    Chairman of the Oncological Urology Tumour Group, UMCU Cancer Center

2016-present    Member of the Oncology Committee, UMCU Cancer Center

2016-present    Associate member of ERUS (EAU Robotic Urology Section)

2015-present    Member of the Dutch Uro-Oncological Society (DUOS)

2015-present    Member Workgroup Oncological Urology (WOU) of the Dutch Urological Association                (Dutch: NVU)

2015                 SKMS workgroup Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery

2014-present    Associate member of ESOU (EAU Section of Oncological Urology)

2011-present    Editorial Board Dutch Journal of Urology (Dutch: Tijdschrift voor Urologie)

Prior positions

2010-2012       Fellowship Oncological Urology, NKI-AVL, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Supervisor Prof. Dr. S. Horenblas

Oct 2009          Fellowship Laparoscopy, Universitäts Klinikum Leipzig, Germany; Supervisor Prof. Dr. J.U. Stolzenburg

2008-2009       Resident in Urology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands; Supervisor Prof. Dr. J.L.H.R. Bosch

2006-2007       Resident in Urology, JBZ, ’s-Hertogenbosch; Supervisor Dr. H.P. Beerlage

2004-2005       Resident in Surgery, Diakonessenhuis Utrecht, Supervisor Dr. G.J. Clevers


Side Activities

    1. Plaatsvervangend opleider Urologie UMCU
    2. OK-plannersoverleg UMCU Cancer Center
    3. Minimaal invasieve chirurgie commissie (MIC) UMCU
    4. Voorzitter tumorwerkgroep uro-oncologie UMCU Cancer Center
    5. Lid oncologie commissie UMCU Cancer Center
    6. Lid onderwijs commissie UMCU Cancer Center
    7. Redactie Tijdschrift voor Urologie
    8. Lid Werkgroep Oncologische Urologie (WOU) van de NVU
    9. Congres organisatie NVEC 2017
    10. Associate member ESOU
    11. Associate member ERUS

Research Output (60)

Prospective Validation of Gallium-68 Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen-Positron Emission Tomography/Computerized Tomography for Primary Staging of Prostate Cancer REPLY:Prospective Validation of Gallium-68 Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen-Positron Emission Tomography/Computerized Tomography for Primary Staging of Prostate Cancer REPLY

van Kalmthout Ludwig W M, van Melick Harm E, Lavalaye Jules, Meijer Richard P, Kooistra Anko, de Klerk John M H, Braat Arthur J A T, Kaldeway H Peter, de Bruin P C, de Keizer Bart, Lam Marnix G E H mrt 2020, In: The Journal of Urology. 203 , p. 545-545 1 p.

Analysis of the video motion tracking system "Kinovea" to assess surgical movements during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy

Beulens A J W, Namba H F, Brinkman W M, Meijer R P, Koldewijn E L, Hendrikx A J M, van Basten J P, van Merriënboer J J G, Van der Poel H G, Bangma C, Wagner C 8 feb 2020, In: The International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery. 16 11 p.

Clinical outcome of post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in metastatic nonseminomatous germ cell tumour:A systematic review

Haarsma Rianne, Blok Joost M, van Putten Kim, Meijer Richard P 1 jan 2020, In: European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 46 , p. 999-1005 7 p.

En-bloc resection versus conventional transurethral resection for patients with non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer

van Putten Kim, Vernooij Robin W.M., Meijer Richard P., Zhu Xiaoye 8 nov 2019, In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2019

MRI-Guided Ultrafocal HDR Brachytherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: Median 4-Year Results of a feasibility study

Peters Max, van Son Marieke J., Moerland Marinus A., Kerkmeijer Linda G. W., Eppinga Wietse S. C., Meijer Richard P., Lagendijk Jan J. W., Shah Taimur T., Ahmed Hashim U., van Zijp Jochem R. N. van der Voort 1 aug 2019, In: International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 104 , p. 1045-1053 9 p.

Treating benign ureteroenteric strictures:27-year experience comparing endourological techniques with open surgical approach

van Son M. J., Lock M. T. W. T., Peters M., van de Putte E. E. Fransen, Meijer R. P. jun 2019, In: World Journal of Urology. 37 , p. 1217-1223

Mouse and human urothelial cancer organoids: A tool for bladder cancer research

Mullenders Jasper, de Jongh Evelien, Brousali Anneta, Roosen Mieke, Blom Jan P. A., Begthel Harry, Korving Jeroen, Jonges Trudy, Kranenburg Onno, Meijer Richard, Clevers Hans C. 5 mrt 2019, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116 , p. 4567-4574

Linking surgical skills to postoperative outcomes:a Delphi study on the robot-assisted radical prostatectomy

Beulens A J W, Brinkman W M, Van der Poel H G, Vis A N, van Basten J P, Meijer R P, Wijburg C J, Hendrikx A J M, van Merriënboer J J G, Wagner C 4 jan 2019, In: Journal of Robotic Surgery. 13 , p. 675-687 13 p.

All Research Output (60)