Langenhuijsen, Hans

Langenhuijsen, Hans
Name:
Dr  Hans  Langenhuijsen 


Function:
Assistant Professor


Theme:
Urological cancers



Profile

Hans (JF) Langenhuijsen, MD PhD,  is a urologist working in the Minimal Invasive and Laparoscopy section of the Department of Urology at the Radboud university medical center in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. He studied medicine at the Academic Medical Center (AMC) in Amsterdam and received the medical degree from the University of Amsterdam in 1999. He attended residency in general surgery at the St. Lucas Andreas Hospital, and in urology at the AMC in Amsterdam. In 2001 he started the education to become a urologist consisting of  two years of training in general surgery in Beverwijk, and four years of urology in the Radboud umc and Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital in Nijmegen. After graduation he became a fellow in oncology and laparoscopy in the Radboud umc during 2008. Since January 2009 he is a staff member with a specific interest in laparoscopic, retroperitoneoscopic and robotic renal and adrenal surgery, including kidney transplantation. In 2012 his thesis "Developments in prostate cancer treatment. Improving complication rates" was successfully defended. Current interests of research are renal cancer and adrenal diseases.
He is a member of the Dutch Association of Urology (NVU), the SWEN working group in the NVU, the European Association of Urology, the Young Academic Urology (YAU) renal cancer working group of the EAU, and Endourological Society.