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Prof. dr. D.A. Legemate

Position
Professor
Main activities
Patient care, Research, Teaching
Specialisation
Surgery
Focus of research

Vascular surgery

Key publications
  • Reimerink JJ, van der Laan MJ, Koelemay MJ, Balm R, Legemate DA, Systematic review and meta-analysis of population-based mortality from ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. BRIT J SURG 2013;100 (11):1405-1413 [PubMed]
  • Frans FA , Bipat S, Reekers JA, Legemate DA, Koelemay MJW, Systematic review of exercise training or percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for intermittent claudication. BRIT J SURG 2012;99 (1):16-28 [PubMed]
  • Knops AM, Ubbink DT, Legemate DA, de Haes JCJM, Goossens A, Information Communicated with Patients in Decision Making about their Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. EUR J VASC ENDOVASC 2010;39 (6):708-713 [PubMed]
  • Met R, Bipat S, Legemate DA, Reekers JA, Koelemay MJW, Diagnostic performance of computed tomography angiography in peripheral arterial disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC 2009;301 (4):415-424 [PubMed]
  • Vermeulen H, Hofland J, Legemate DA, Ubbink DT, Intravenous fluid restriction after major abdominal surgery: a randomized blinded clinical trial. TRIALS 2009;10 (1):50 [PubMed]
All Publications
Curriculum Vitae
STAFF POSITION

  • 2013-present: Professor and Chair of Surgery, Academic Medical Center/Univeristy of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2002-2013: Professor and Chief Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2007-2011: Scientific Director String of Pearls Institute, Netherlands Federation of University Medical Centers (NFU), Utrecht, the Netherlands (67 Mio € clinical data & biobank project)
  • 2005-2013: Vice Chairman Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam
PROFESSIONAL OFFICES AND COMMITTEES (2000-present)

  • 2012-2014: Board member European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), section of Vascular Surgery
  • 2011-present: chairman Audit Working Group, Association of Surgeons of the Netherlands 
  • 2007-present: Principal Investigator Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
  • 2007-09: President Association of Surgeons of the Netherlands
  • 2006-07: Vice President Association of Surgeons of the Netherlands
  • 2006-present: Auditor of the AMC Committee for Internal Audits
  • 2005-present: Vice Chairman Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam
  • 2005-07: Member Nursing Education Board at the Amsterdam School of Nursing
  • 2004-07: Member of the “Clinical Fellows Support Group”, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam
  • 2003-05: President Dutch Society for Vascular Surgery
  • 2001-03: Vice President Dutch Society for Vascular Surgery
  • 2000-07: Member Scientific Board Cardiovascular Research Institute Amsterdam and program leader of research program 15: Cardiovascular Imaging and Therapy
  • 2000-06: Instructor and teacher for vascular surgery fellows. Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam (CHIVO ~ chirurg in vervolgopleiding)
  • 2000-06: Member Committee “Clinical guidelines”, Association of Surgeons of the Netherlands
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • 1998 Registered as clinical epidemiologist B
  • 1991-93 Fellowship Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • 1991 Registered as general surgeon
Research programmes

Prof. dr. D.A. Legemate (Vascular surgery)

Faculty
Prof. dr. D.A. Legemate
Prof. dr. R. Balm
Dr. M.M. Idu
Dr. M.J.W. Koelemay
Prof. dr. D.T. Ubbink

PhD Students
K. Bos
Drs. M.T.J. Bus
J.E. Freund
I. Jansen
R.A.A. van Kollenburg
E.I.M.L. Liem
Drs. C.K. Mannaerts
Drs. B.G. Muller
Drs. A.W. Postema
Drs. M. Smeenge MD
Mr. R.M. Stoekenbroek BSc
F.E. Stubenrouch
Drs. P.J. Zondervan

Prof. dr. R. Balm (The Aneurysm Program)

Other research related activities
  • Board of directors / Trustees / Supervisory board, String of Pearls Initiative (www.string-of-pearls.org), a clinical data and biobank project of the Netherlands Federation of University Medical Centers, 67 Mio €
  • Membership of advisory board / Consultant, British Journal of Surgery Society
  • Membership of editorial board / Editorship, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Rater, MORE (McMaster Online Rating of Evidence) system
  • Membership of advisory board / Consultant, Auditor surgical research infrastructure for the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research