Name: Frits Richard Rosendaal
Date of birth: October 5, 1959
Nationality: Dutch
Family status: four children
Address (home) Zijllaan 44
2241 KC Wassenaar
tel. (31-70) 5177037
(office) Clinical Epidemiology
Bldg 1, C7-P
University Hospital Leiden
P.O. Box 9600
2300 RC Leiden
The Netherlands
tel. (31-71) 5264037/5262217
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- Graduation Gymnasium β, Gymnasium Erasmianum Rotterdam
- Medical School, Erasmus University Rotterdam
- Bachelor of Law, University of Utrecht
- M.D. (cum laude), Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
- Ph.D. thesis, Department of Hematology, University of Leiden, thesis 'Hemophilia: the best of times, the worst of times' defended on 12-12-1989 (promotor: Prof. dr E. Briët)

Current appointments
- Professor, Clinical Epidemiology of Hemostasis and Thrombosis
- Chairman, Department of Clinical Epidemiology

Other current appointments
- Affiliate Professor and Member of Graduate Faculty, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
- Affiliate Professor, Universita degli Studi, Milan, Italy
- Affiliate Professor, School of Medicine, University of Tromso, Norway

Current teaching (coordination)
- Various courses in general and clinical epidemiology, Leiden Medical School
- Annual one-week postgraduate Boerhaavecourse 'Clinical Epidemiology at Schiermonnikoog' (Schiermonnikoog, The Netherlands)

Current local and national committees
- Member, Scientific Committee LUMC (Vaste Commissie Wetenschap)
- Member, Gezondheidsraad (Health Council)
- Chairman National Fund for Thrombosis and Haemostasis
- Member, Centrale Commissie Mensgebonden Onderzoek (Central Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects) (CCMO)

Current international committees

- Member, Council of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Current editorial activities
- Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
- Member, Editorial Board of the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
- Member, Editorial Board European Journal of Clinical Investigation
- Member, Editorial Board European Journal of Epidemiology

Current memberships scientific organisations

- Netherlands Epidemiologic Society (VvE)
- Nederlands Society of Hemophilia Physicians (NVHB)
- Netherlands Society for Hematology (NVH)
- Netherlands Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis (NVTH)
- International Epidemiological Association (IEA)
- International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH)
- American Society of Hematology (ASH)
- European Hematology Association (EHA)
- European Thrombosis Research Organisation (ETRO)
- Mediterranean League against Thrombotic Disorders

1993 C.J. Kokprijs of the Leiden University
1999 Millennium Prize, University of Trondheim, Norway
2002 CARIM award, Robert Reneman Lecture 2002
2003 Spinoza Award, NWO
2003 Sol Sherry Award, International Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis
2005 Distinguished Career Award, International Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis
2005 Ham-Wasserman Lecture, American Society for Hematology
2008 Fellow, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)
2011 Elected Fellow of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
2011 Doctor Honoris Causa, Université Descartes, Paris

Other current societal activities
- Chairman, Youth Committee, Football Club ‘Blauw Zwart’, Wassenaar
- Member, Board Football Club ‘Blauw Zwart’, Wassenaar

Scientific output
- Promotor of PhD students: 55
- Publications in international journals: >700, h-index 88 (ISI, WoS).


F.R. Rosendaal
Leiden, July 2014