Marianne Van Der Vaart

BSc, MSc

DPhil Student


Marianne started her DPhil with the Paediatric Neuroimaging group in October 2018. She is interested in unraveling the neurological processes that underlie responses to pain in infants using fMRI, EEG and cranial ultrasound. Marianne previously completed her training as a medical doctor and her MSc in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands. Currently, she is funded by the Department of Paediatrics and the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds to carry out her DPhil studies. After her DPhil, she hopes to pursue a clinical academic career with a focus on neurodevelopment.