Drs. J.A. Adam

Scientific staff member (UD)
Main activities
Patient care, Teaching, Research
nuclear medicine / PET-CT
Focus of research

Oncologic multimodality imaging (PET-CT / SPECT-CT).

PET-CT staging and radiotherapy simulation in cervical cancer.

Key publications
  • Freling NJM, Merks JHM, Saeed P, Balm AJM, Bras J, Pieters BR, Adam JA, van Rijn RR, Imaging findings in craniofacial childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. PEDIATR RADIOL 2010;40 (11):1723-1738 [PubMed]
  • Heij HA, Verschuur AC, Kaspers GJL, van Rijn RR, Adam JA, Aronson DC, Is aggressive local treatment necessary for diffuse liver involvement in patients with progression of stage 4s neuroblastoma to stage 4?. J PEDIATR SURG 2008;43 (9):1630-1635 [PubMed]
  • Bisschop PH, Adam JA, Wiersinga WM, Increased uptake of technetium-99m HDP in the subcortical area of both femurs in a patient with Graves' disease. THYROID 2007;17 (7):689-690 [PubMed]
  • Bakker AHF, van Dielen FMH, Greve JWM, Adam JA, Buurman WA, Preadipocyte number in omental and subcutaneous adipose tissue of obese individuals. OBES RES 2004;12 (3):488-498 [PubMed]
All Publications
Curriculum Vitae

2006-recent Nuclear Medicine Physician (Academic Medical Specialist) Department of Nuclear Medicine (0,5 fte) and Radiology (0,3 fte), Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam, the Netherlands
                       Specialty: multimodality imaging and nuclear oncology
2012             Practical Statistics for Medical Research, University College London, England
2012             BROK (Basiscursus organisatie klinisch wetenschappelijk onderzoek) AMC Graduate School, Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
2010             ECCO-AACR-EORTC-ESMO Workshop on Methods in Clinical Cancer Research, Flims, Switzerland
2010             ESTO / EANM educational seminar on PET in radiation oncology, Brussels, Belgium
2009            4th Annual Symposium on PET-CT and molecular imaging - Stanford School of Medicine, USA
2006-2009 Trainee in CT (as part of the PET-CT program) at the Department of and Radiology, AMC, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2002-2006 Resident Nuclear Medicine, AMC
2001            Resident Internal Medicine, Reinier de Graaf Hospital, Delft, the Netherlands
2001            MD, Maastricht University Medical School, Maastricht, the Netherlands
1997- 2001 Researcher at the Department of Surgery of the Maastricht University, Maastricht, the Netherlands
1996- 1997 Ambulance Officer at the National Ambulance Service, Budapest, Hungary
1990- 1997 MD, Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary


Research programmes

Prof. dr. B.L.F. van Eck-Smit PhD (Molecular imaging from mice to men)

Other research related activities
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, SKION, Imaging Group
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, HOVON, Imaging Group