Fatemeh Saberi-Hosnijeh, MD, PhD

Erasmus University Rotterdam

She is a general practitioner and clinical and molecular epidemiologist with a research interest in biomarker and risk assessment. Her research focuses on lifestyle and environmental risk factors for diseases development (lymphoma, osteoarthritis) with a strong emphasis on integrating epidemiology and molecular biology into multidisciplinary investigations to identify and validate novel biomarkers predictive of increased risks, clarify exposure-response relationships and effect modification by individual susceptibility, and elucidate underlying mechanisms of disease. She works in Immunology department of Erasmus University Medical Center and as a (guest) scientific researcher in Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University. She obtained her medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences and received her MSc and PhD from Utrecht University.