Jan StootMD, PhD
Since 2009 J. Stoot was working in Zuyderland Medical Center. He was certified as a general surgeon, gastrointestinal surgeon, and surgeon oncologist. He was a part of a research group within Zuyderland, which strives to improve surgical care. Various internationally presented and published studies are proof of the efforts of this team. An important focus of research is gastrointestinal surgery.
He studied medicine at the University of Leiden (1992 - 1997) and did his internship in The Hague (1998 - 2000). Then he worked for a year as a visiting researcher at Stanford University in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery in California, in the United States (Prof. BA Reitz). he followed his general surgeon training (2001 - 2007) at the Hagaziekenhuis in The Hague and at the Leiden University Medical Center. In 2009 He obtained his certificate for gastrointestinal surgery (stomach bowel/ liver surgery) at Maastricht UMC +.