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D.A. Pijnappels, PhD

Highlights 2012: - AMMODO research grant, project leader; “Mesenchymal stem cell therapy for atrial fibrillation: a cover to uncover”; €500,000 - Project leader of Dutch Heart Foundation Dekker grant (2012T023) for Brian O. Bingen; “Counteracting cardiac arrhythmias by converting pathological into physiological cardiac hypertrophy through genetic engineering: A Yin & Yang story”; €120,000 2010: - NWO VENI grant (91611070), project leader; “role of tissue geometry and composition in cardiac arrhythmias”; €250,000 - Project leader of NWO mozaïek grant (017007064) for Marc C. Engels “Reprogramming of ventricular scar fibroblasts to cardiomyocytes in ischemic heart disease”; €200,000 - First prize Einthoven Award, best thesis in the field of cardiology, Dutch Society of Cardiology, Papendal, the Netherlands; €5,000 - First prize Greiner Award, best thesis in the field of gene therapy, Dutch Society of Gene therapy, Heze, the Netherlands; €1,000 2009: - First prize Young investigator Award, European Heart Rhythm Association, Berlin, Germany; €2,000 - PhD degree (cum laude) 2008: - Dutch Heart Foundation research grant (2008/119), project leader; “Resynchronization of scarred myocardial tissue by means of genetic modification”; €225,000 - Travel grant, Council of Basic Science, European Society of Cardiology, Munich, Germany; €500 - ICIN fellowship, Interuniversity Cardiology Institute of the Netherlands; €45,000 - PhD Research grant, Dutch Heart Foundation; €2,250 - Travel grant, Leiden University Foundation; €1,800 2007: - Research grant, Stichting De Drie Lichten; €1,250 - Travel grant, Council of Basic Science, European Society of Cardiology, Vienna, Austria; €500 - Abstract Award, Netherlands Society of Cardiology, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; €200 - Young investigator Award, European Heart Rhythm Association, Lisbon, Portugal; €1,000 2006: - Investigator award, Bi-annual meeting of the Dutch Heart Foundation, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; €2,000


D.A. Pijnappels, PhD

- Travel grant, Council of Basic Science, European Society of Cardiology, Barcelona, Spain; €500 - Research grant, Leiden University Foundation; €1,500 - Research grant, De Stichting Dr. Hendrik Muller's Vaderlands Fonds; €2,000


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