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The organisation

Sarphati Amsterdam is a Foundation run by a Board of Directors and a Supervisory Board. The Board of Directors has two members: one director is appointed by the City of Amsterdam and one is appointed by the knowledge institutions involved (UvA, AMC, VU, VUmc and HvA). Read more about the partners here.


The board of directors

Board of Directors

  • Director, Arnoud Verhoeff (GGD)
  • Director, Jaap Seidell (VU)

Supervisory Board

  • Wilma Scholte op Reimer (HvA), dean of two faculties at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool van Amsterdam); the faculty of Health and the faculty of Sports and Nutrition. (Chair Supervisory Board)
  • Allard van der Beek (Amsterdam UMC), department social Medicine (vice Chairman Supervisory Board)
  • José Manshanden (GGD), director GGD Amsterdam representing the City Counsel member of Amsterdam
  • Anton Kunst (AMC), head of department social Medicine (Amsterdam UMC), responsible for projects such as Helius, ABCD
  • Frans Oort (UvA), director of the Research Institute of Child Development and Education
  • Guus Schreiber (VU), Faculty of Science, Computer Science