The Professor Chris Gips Foundation for Young Scientific Talent in Medicine

The Professor Chris Gips Foundation aims at promoting a clinical-scientific career for medical students in the Netherlands. One way to reach this goal is to award a yearly prize to the most talented master student in Medicine, who has written a master thesis based on research abroad. This national prize consists of a certificate, a trophy and a prize of 1000 euros.

All faculties of Medicine in the Netherlands can participate in the nomination of their best student.

The prize winner is selected by a jury of internationally renowned scientists: prof. Cisca T.N. Wijmenga PhD, prof. Maria Yazdanbakhsh PhD and prof. Philip Scheltens PhD.

The nominees are enrolled in the exclusive National Network of Nominees to the Professor Chris Gips Students Prize (, which aims at high-level science in Medicine.

Best regards and enjoy the congress,

  • Winifred Broekman MD PhD
  • Frederike G.I. van Vilsteren MD PhD
  • Pim R.R. van Gorp MD
  • Marlies E.J. Reinders MD PhD

Board of the Professor Chris Gips Foundation