The Healthy Ageing Academy
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Gerjan Navis is Internist-Nephrologist at the UMCG Groningen, and professor of Experimental Nephrology (2000) and as of 2015 holds the endowed chair in Nutrition in Medicine, as part of the Healthy Ageing Program of the UMCG.
She is former president of the Dutch Hypertension Society, current member of the Dutch Health Council, and chair of the Scientific Board of the Dutch Kidney Foundation.
She heads a multidisciplinary research group that pursues integration of Healthy Ageing concepts in clinical medicine. She (co-) authored > 500 peer-reviewed papers (H-index 71) and > 30 book chapters.