Dr. S.G. (Sjoerd) Elias

Associate Professor, UMC Utrecht

Sjoers Elias obtained his MSc in Clinical Epidemiology at the Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences (2002), and his PhD at Utrecht University (2003). Since 2008, he works as a Clinical Epidemiologist in the research programs Cancer and Methodology at the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, since 2018 as Associate Professor. Furthermore, he has more than ten years of experience in teaching and coordinating courses in clinical epidemiology, both nationally as well as internationally. Since 2020 he is coordinator of the PhD program Clinical and Translational Oncology, and since 2021 is he coordinator of the Research Program Cancer and management team member of the Epidemiology department of the Julius Center, as well as board member of the UMC Utrecht Strategic Program Cancer.