On April 8, the De Snoo Foundation’s biennial Symposium took place. During the well-attended online event, this year’s theme was: ‘Beyond the Black Box of Reproduction’. Professor A. Franx, Chairman of the De Snoo Foundation of ’t Hoogerhuijs, announced the winners of the De Snoo Awards 2022 and presented them with the awarded grants.
The winner in the senior category this year was Professor J. Been, for his research project entitled ‘A biological signature for maternal vulnerability, and its impact on embryonic growth’. He received a cheque of € 40,000 from the hands of the foundation president.
Two researchers received awards in the junior category: Dr. N. Lahrouchi from Amsterdam UMC for his abstract of proposal for VENI application ‘Genetics of congenital heart disease’, and Ms. N.A.S. van Zundert from Erasmus MC for her project entitled ‘A biological signature for maternal vulnerability, and its impact on embryonic growth’. Both junior medical scientists received a grant of € 15,000 as a contribution to their projects. The foundation congratulates all awardees and wishes them success with their promising projects.
We look back on a successful event and would like to thank all participants for their presence and contribution.