dr. K.P.M. (Karin) van Galen

dr. K.P.M. (Karin) van Galen

Assistant Professor - medical
dr. K.P.M. (Karin) van Galen
  • Hematology/Van Creveldclinic

Research Programs

Child Health



After graduating in medicine, Mrs. Karin van Galen was trained in the field of internal medicine. She completed her specialisation as a hematologist in 2011 after which she was appointed as Consultant Hematologist at the Department Van Creveldkliniek of the UMC Utrecht. Here she has expanded her clinical experience in the treatment of patients with benign hematological conditions. In addition to patient care Karin van Galen finished a PhD project on joint bleeding in Von Willebrand disease in November 2017 and currently participates in several (inter)national studies on congenital bleeding disorders. Currently she is a board member of the Dutch national society for haemophilia treating physicians, runs a post-doc research project on pregnancy in inherited bleeding disorders, (co)supervises two PhD students and a frequently invited (inter)national speaker on von Willebrand disease and woman with bleeding disorders. 

Research Output (74)

Heavy menstrual bleeding in adolescents:incidence, diagnostics, and management practices in primary care

Van ‘t Klooster Stella J., de Vaan Anne, van Leeuwen Jeanette, Pekel Lynnda, van Rijn-van Kortenhof Nathalie M., Engelen Eveline T., van Greevenbroek Willie, Huisman Albert, Fischer Kathelijn, Schutgens Roger E.G., van Galen Karin P.M. Oct 2023, In: Research and practice in thrombosis and haemostasis. 7 8 p.

Clotting factor activity levels and bleeding risk in people with haemophilia playing sports

Versloot Olav, Kemler Ellen, Blokzijl Johan, Timmer Merel, Schuuring Marleen, van Galen Karin P.M., Kremer Hovinga Idske Cornelia L., van der Valk Paul R., van Vulpen Lize F.D., Schutgens Roger E.G., van Koppenhagen Casper F., van der Net Janjaap, Fischer Kathelijn Jul 2023, In: Haemophilia. 29 , p. 1013-1023 11 p.

Can motor proficiency testing predict sports injuries and sports-induced bleeds in people with haemophilia?

Versloot Olav, Blokzijl Johan, Timmer Merel, Schuuring Marleen, van Galen Karin, Kremer Hovinga Idske, van der Valk Paul, van Vulpen Lize, Schutgens Roger, van Koppenhagen Casper, van der Net Janjaap, Fischer Kathelijn May 2023, In: Haemophilia. 29 , p. 864-873 10 p.

Evaluation of the procoagulant state in chronic immune thrombocytopenia before and after eltrombopag treatment—a prospective cohort study

van Dijk Wobke E.M., Poolen Geke C., Huisman Albert, Koene Harry R., Fijnheer Rob, Thielen Noortje, van Bladel Esther R., van Galen Karin P.M., Schutgens Roger E.G., Urbanus Rolf T. Apr 2023, In: Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 21 , p. 1020-1031 12 p.

Desmopressin to prevent and treat bleeding in pregnant women with an inherited bleeding disorder:A systematic literature review

Al Arashi Wala, Romano Lorenzo G R, Leebeek Frank W G, Kruip Marieke J H A, van Galen Karin P M, Turan Ozlem, Kadir Rezan Abdul, Cnossen Marjon H, 2023, In: Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH. 22 , p. 126-139 14 p.

Desmopressin response depends on the presence and type of genetic variants in patients with type 1 and type 2 von Willebrand disease

Atiq Ferdows, Heijdra Jessica, Snijders Fleur, Boender Johan, Kempers Eva, van Heerde Waander L., Maas Dominique P.M.S.M., Krouwel Sandy, Schoormans Selene C., de Meris Joke, Schols Saskia E.M., van Galen Karin P.M., van der Bom Johanna G., Cnossen Marjon H., Meijer Karina, Fijnvandraat Karin, Eikenboom Jeroen, Leebeek Frank W.G. 27 Sep 2022, In: Blood Advances. 6 , p. 5317-5326 10 p.

Application of SHAP values for inferring the optimal functional form of covariates in pharmacokinetic modeling

Janssen Alexander, Hoogendoorn Mark, Cnossen Marjon H., Mathôt Ron A.A., Cnossen M. H., Reitsma S. H., Leebeek F. W.G., Mathôt R. A.A., Fijnvandraat K., Coppens M., Meijer K., Schols S. E.M., Eikenboom H. C.J., Schutgens R. E.G., Beckers E. A.M., Ypma P., Kruip M. J.H.A., Polinder S., Tamminga R. Y.J., Brons P., Fischer K., van Galen K. P.M., Heubel-Moenen F. C.J.I., Nieuwenhuizen L., Driessens M. H.E., van Vliet I., Lock J., Hazendonk H. C.A.M., van Moort I., Heijdra J. M., Goedhart M. H.J., Al Arashi W., Preijers T., de Jager N. C.B., Bukkems L. H., Cloesmeijer M. E., Janssen A., Collins P. W., Liesner R., Chowdary P., Millar C. M., Hart D., Keeling D., Aug 2022, In: CPT: Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology. 11 , p. 1100-1110 11 p.

Importance of Genotyping in von Willebrand Disease to Elucidate Pathogenic Mechanisms and Variability in Phenotype

Atiq Ferdows, Boender Johan, Van Heerde Waander L., Tellez Garcia Juan M., Schoormans Selene C., Krouwel Sandy, Cnossen Marjon H., Laros-Van Gorkom Britta A.P., De Meris Joke, Fijnvandraat Karin, Van Der Bom Johanna G., Meijer Karina, Van Galen Karin P.M., Eikenboom Jeroen, Leebeek Frank W.G. 11 Jun 2022, In: HemaSphere. 6 , p. 1-8

Menstrual problems in chronic immune thrombocytopenia:A monthly challenge - a cohort study and review

van Dijk Wobke E M, Punt Marieke C, van Galen Karin P M, van Leeuwen Jeanette, Lely A Titia, Schutgens Roger E G 3 Jun 2022, In: British Journal of Haematology. 198 , p. 753-764 12 p.

Platelet degranulation and bleeding phenotype in a large cohort of Von Willebrand disease patients

Swinkels Maurice, Atiq Ferdows, Bürgisser Petra E., van Moort Iris, Meijer Karina, Eikenboom Jeroen, Fijnvandraat Karin, van Galen K. P.M., de Meris J., Schols S. E.M., van der Bom Johanna G., Cnossen Marjon H., Voorberg Jan, Leebeek Frank W.G., Bierings Ruben, Jansen A. J.Gerard, Fijnvandraat K., Coppens M., de Meris J., Nieuwenhuizen L., Meijer K., Tamminga R. Y.J., Ypma P. F., Eikenboom H. C.J., van der Bom J. G., Smiers F. J.W., Granzen B., Moenen F., Brons P., Schols S. E.M., Leebeek F. W.G., Cnossen M. H., Atiq Ferdows, van Kwawegen C. B., May 2022, In: British Journal of Haematology. 197 , p. 497-501 5 p.

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