VASCERN Spotlights: Erik Björck

We are very happy to present our first VASCERN Spotlights article of 2021 featuring Dr. Erik Björck: a clinical geneticist from Stockholm, Sweden and member of the Heritable Thoracic Aortic Diseases Working Group (HTAD WG). Dr. Björck tells us why he enjoys being a clinical geneticist, the challenges of being…

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New VASCERN Pregnancy and Family Planning WG page!

We are happy to announce that VASCERN’s newest transversal working group (WG), the Pregnancy and Family Planning WG, now has a dedicated page on our website. Access the Pregnancy and Family Planning WG page here The group, coordinated by Professor Julie De Backer (Chair), Professor Guillaume Jondeau (Co-Chair) and Petra…

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VASCERN Spotlights: Christina Grabowski

This month we talk to Christina Grabowski, European Patient Advocacy Group (ePAG) Deputy Co-Chair of the Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) Working Group (HHT WG), from Germany.  Christina represents the German HHT Patient Organisation – Morbus Osler Selbsthilfe e. V and gives us her thoughts on the role of a patient…

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