CURRICULUM VITAE
Prof. Dr. C. Niek van Dijk

Name : Cornelis Nicolaas van Dijk

Date of Birth : 20 May 1951

Place of Birth : Amsterdam

Education and training :

1969 - 1977 Medical Study University of Leiden

1977 - 1978 Orthopaedic Department, Military Hospital Utrecht, (Dr. A. Kreuzen)

1978 - 1979 Department of Experimental Surgery, Wilhelmina Gasthuis Amsterdam (Prof.Dr. P.J. Klopper)

1979 - 1981 Trainee post general surgery, Slotervaartziekenhuis in Amsterdam (Dr. J.M. Landsman)

1981 - 1.4.1985 Trainee post Orthopedic Surgery Academic Medical Center of Amsterdam (Prof.Dr. R.K. Marti)

Since 1.4.1985 Staff officer Orthopaedic Department (Head: Prof.Dr. R.K. Marti), Academical Medical Center of Amsterdam.

Focus of research :
- arthroscopic surgery
- ankle/knee pathology
- sports traumatology
- posttraumatic deformities

24.03.1994 Academic degree Ph.D. (Doctor), University of Amsterdam, Ph.D. Thesis: “Diagnostic strategies in patients with severe ankle sprain”. (promotor: Prof. Dr. R.K. Marti)

07.2001 Professor in Orthopaedics, University of Amsterdam

10.2002 Head of Orthopaedic Department Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam

 

Previous position(s) and professional activities :

1973 - 1976 Founder/Chairman Minerva Squash Club, Leiden

1975 - 1980 Committee Member Dutch Squash Federation

1983 - 1991 National Physician Dutch Squash Federation

1984 - 1986 Medical Editor "Squash"

1986 - 2001 Instructor AO-basic course/AO-advance course Davos, Swiss

1986 - 1991 Medical Editor "Dans"

1989 - 1995 Board Member (financial) Dutch Association Orthopaedic Traumatology (NVOT)

1991 - 1997 Teacher National Institute for Sport and Health (NISG)

1991 - 1998 Organisation National AO-course for traineeships general Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

1991 - 1999 Chairman Medical Committee Dutch Squash Federation

1993 - 1994 Member Consensus Committee Chronic Kneepathology (CBO/NOV)

1993 - 2000 Board of Editors Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Traumatologie

1995 - 2002 Orthopaedic Consultant Olympic Center Noord-Holland

1996 - 1998 Chairman National Consensus Committee “Acute Ankle Injury”

1997 - 1998 Member Consensus Committee “Acute kneepathology”

1997 - 1999 Member communications comittee International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)

1997 - 2000 Vice-president Dutch Arthroscopy Association (NVA)

1997 - 2002 Instructor Supplementary Training Sports Physiotherapy Dutch Olympic Committee/Dutch National Sport Federation Papendal

1998 - 2000 Member at large (committee) European Society of Sports traumatology, Knee surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)

1998 Committee Member Study Group Infection Prevention (WIP), Richtlijn Chirurgie, Docu­mentatiecentrum AZ Leiden.

1999 - 2001 Board Member Dutch Association Orthopaedic Traumatology (NVOT)
on behalf of the Dutch Orthopaedic Association

1999 - 2001 Board Member Concilium Orthopaedicum

1999 - 2003 Board Member Dutch Orthopaedic Association (since 2001 vice-president)

2000 Member of Jury Gesellschaft für Orthopädisch Traumatologisch Sportmedizin (GOTS) Beiersdorf-Preis

2000 - 2001 President Dutch Arthroscopy Association (NVA)

2001 ScientificAdvisor or the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

2001 - ?? Chairman of the Arhtroscopy Committee of the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy

2001 - 2004 Vice Chairman of the Arthroscopy Committee of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

2001 - 2002 Chairman “Quality of Orthopaedic Care” Committee, Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV)

2003 - 2005 President Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV)

2004 Member Advisory Board European Orthopaedic Research Society, 4th annual meeting Amsterdam (november)

2005 Honorary member HAA Thessaloniki, Greece

Present positions and professional activities (National) :

Since:

1985 Orthopaedic consultant National Ballet, Amsterdam

1998 Orthopaedic consultant Nederlands Danstheater Den Haag

1998 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgery for the Public Health Counsil (CVZ)

1998 Initiator association interfaculty research school: IFKB (Institute for Fundamental and Clinical Human Movement Sciences)
Line Executive IFKB: Joint disorders and bone healing

1999 Clinical Director of Orthopaedic Research Center Amsterdam (ORCA)

1998 Reviewer Vademecum General Practitioners

2002 Secretary Brace and Orthopaedic Committee, Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV)

2002 Chairman Committee Arthroscopic Relationships Indonesia – Netherlands

 

Present positions and professional activities (International) :

Since:

1997 Member of Medical Committee World Squash Federation

Member of Editorial Committee European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)

1999 Incoming Chairman Arthroscopy Committee International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)

2000 Chairman Arthroscopy Committee European Society of Sports traumatology, Knee surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)

2002 Reviewer British Journal of Sports Medicine

2002 Scientific Advisor European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT)

2003 Editorial Board Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy

2003 Delegate for the Netherlands in the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT)

2004 Guest Editor for Foot and Ankle Clinic

2005 Chairman of the Arthroscopy Committee of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

2005 Visiting Lecturer to the Cappagh Trust Meeting (Cappagh National

Orthopaedic Hospital)

2005 Honorary degree (visiting professor?) at the University of Perugia

(Universita’degli studi) Orthopaedics and Traumology Residency Program and the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program

 

Memberships :

Dutch Orthopaedic Association

Dutch Association for Orthopaedic Traumatology

Dutch Association for Traumatology

Dutch Arthroscopy Association

Study Group Sportsmedicine of the Dutch Orthopaedic Association

Study Group Foot and Ankle of the Dutch Orthopaedic Association

AO Alumni International

European Foot and Ankle Society (EFAS)

European Society of Sport Traumatology Knee Surge­ry and Arthrosco­py (ESSKA)

International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Ortho­paedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)

International College of Surgeons

 

Teaching duties :

Training for Orthopedic Surgeon Orthopaedic Department AMC Amsterdam

Training medical students for the University of Amsterdam

Supplementary training Orthopaedic Surgeons

Supplementary training Sports Physiotherapy Dutch Olympic Committee/Dutch National Sport Federation (NOC/NSF)

Supplementary training for Sports Physicians

 

“Awards and Honours” :

1996 ‘H. Eikelaar’ encouragement award Dutch Arthroscopy Association.

R.A.W. Verhagen, C.N. van Dijk “Treatment of OD Talus

1997 ‘H. Eikelaar’award Dutch Arthroscopy Association

N. Kort, C.N. van Dijk “Tendoscopy of the posterior tibial tendon and the peroneal tendons “

2000 ‘H. Eikelaar’ award Dutch Arthroscopy Association
P.A.A. Struijs, C.N. van Dijk “Arthroscopic treatment of Jumpers Knee”

2001 ‘H. Eikelaar’ prijs. Nederlandse Vereniging voor Arthroscopie.

J.L. Tol, C.N. van Dijk “Anterior Ankle Impingement”.

 

Current research projects :

I-02

Operatieve versus conservatieve behandeling van enkelbandletsel

Pijnenburg (promovendus), Krips,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-20

Algoritme voor de behandeling van chronische enkelklachten

Verhagen (promovendus), Tol, Maas, Broekhuizen, Van Dijk (projectleider) Betreft een richtlijnenproject voor het klinisch handelen AMC

I-32

Syndesmoseletsel na supinatietrauma

Pijnenburg, Krips,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-34

Trefpuntregistratie bij het schieten van een voetbal

Tol, Slim, Van Soest,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

Samenwerkingproject met afdeling bewegingswetenschappen van de VU

I-40

Posterieur impingement syndroom van de enkel

Scholten (promovendus), Krips,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-44

Dynamische enkelbrace als nabehandeling bij operatieve behandeling voor anterieur impingement enkel syndroom

Krips, Tol,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-51

Patellofemoraal klachten bij totale knieprothese: een prospectieve vergelijkend multicentrum onderzoek

Breugem (promovendus), Poolman, Schaap,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-53

Phlogenzym bij enkeldistorsie: en internationale multicentrumstudie

Kerkhoffs, De Wit, Struys,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I-54

Patellafemoraal arthralgie: een prospectieve vergelijking tussen fysiotherapie en hakloze schoen

Van Heerwaarden, Kerkhoffs, Bobert,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

Samenwerkingproject met afdeling bewegingsweten-schappen van de VU

I-55

Ontwikkeling van een nieuwe techniek voor schouderarthrodese

Van Dijk, Marti, Dankelman, V.d. Helm, Stassen (projectleider)

Samenwerking-project TU Delft

I-70

Acute en chronische instabiliteit van de enkel: mechanische enkeltester

Kerkhoffs (promovendus), Blankevoort, Van Dijk (projectleider)

 

Incidentie en röntgendetectie voor os trigonum

Slim

Van Dijk (projectleider)

I

Optimalisatie subtalaire arthrodese

Beimers (promovendus)¸Tuijthof, Blankevoort, Van Dijk (opleiders)

II-03

Ultrageluid toegepast ter bevordering van botheling

Rutten (promovendus), Van Dijk, Marti,

Nolte (projectleider)

Samenwerkingproject met RKZ Hilversum

III-13

Optimaliseren van arthroscopische technieken

Tuijthof (post doc), Sjoerdsma, Pistecky en Van Dijk (projectleiders)

Samenwerkingproject TU Delft

III-15

De plaats van Hyaluronzuur in de behandeling van enkelarthrose

Sierevelt (promovendus), Pöll,

Blankevoort en Van Dijk (projectleiders)

Samenwerkingsproject met Slotervaart ZH

III-17

Behandeling van chronische enkelinstabiliteit: een systematisch literatuuroverzicht (Cochrane review)

De Vries (promovendus), Kerkhoffs, Van Assendelft

Van Dijk (projectleider)

III-19

Brace behandeling voor chronische knie-instabiliteit: een systematisch literatuuroverzicht (Cochrane review)

De Vries, Sierevelt, Struijs,

Van Dijk (projectleider)

III-20

Structurele remodellering van helende ligamenten

Gijsen (promovendus)

Van Dijk, Grimbergen, Van Noorden, Blankevoort, Kooloos (projectleiders)