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M.C. (Conny) Seeleman

Assistant Professor

  • Department of Public Health, Healthcare Innovation & Evaluation and Medical Humanities (PHM)

M.C. (Conny) Seeleman

Biography

Conny Seeleman is associate professor at the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht. Additionally, she is a member of the UMCU Diversity & Inclusion research team.


Conny has much experience as a qualitative researcher in topics related to providing healthcare to vulnerable populations. In 2014 she completed her PhD about cultural competence in healthcare which also addressed integrating diversity topics in medical education. Within the D&I research team, Conny focuses on the implicit processes of in- and exclusion students with diverse backgrounds experience during their (bio)medical education.

As a Public Health teacher at the Julius Centre, Conny is coordinator of an innovative interdisciplinary community internship for medical students (‘Coschap in de wijk’). Additionally in her education she addresses (a.o.) health inequalities, diversity issues and implicit bias.