Ton van der Steen

Head of Biomedical Engineering

Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, NL


Prof Ton van der Steen is Head of Biomedical Engineering at Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, NL. The contribution of his lab is mainly in cardiovascular imaging, predominantly based on ultrasound and optics.

He got his Masters in Applied Physics in 1989 and a PhD in Medical Sciences in 1994 from the Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen. 

Prof van der Steen takes a great interest in science policy, science funding policy and science strategy development.