Elsa van Wassenaer, PhD-candidate
Elsa van Wassenaer graduated in Medicine at the University of Groningen in 2018. During her studies she conducted research with Prof. Benninga, pediatric gastroenterologist at the AMC. After her graduation, she commenced her PhD-course at the department of Gastroenterology and Pediatric Gastroenterology, under supervision of Prof. D’Haens, Prof. Benninga, and dr. Koot. She will focus on improving non-invasive monitoring of pediatric IBD patients (RAINBOW-studies). Also she coordinates the SPARE-trial in the AMC. This trial investigates the optimal treatment strategy for Crohn’s Disease patients who are in remission.