Prof. dr. Jeroen Pasterkamp, professor of Translational Neurosciences, has been appointed chairman of the UMC Utrecht Brain Center by the executive board of the UMC Utrecht. Pasterkamp has held the position ad interim since January 2017, after the departures of prof. René Kahn and prof. Marian Joëls.

Within the BCRM, various facets, such as research, care, talent development and education coincide. As chairman, Jeroen will be supported by a diverse and enthusiastic core team. Together they will further develop the ambitions and plans of the BCRM.