University Medical Centre Utrecht, Netherlands
Arie Franx holds an MD-degree of the Free University in Amsterdam and a PhD-degree of the University of Utrecht. He specialized in obstetrics/ gynaecology and attended leadership programs at INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France) and at Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Public Health (Boston, MA, USA). He is currently Professor of Obstetrics, Chair of the Division Woman and Baby en Director of the Ob/Gyn Specialty Training in the University Medical Centre Utrecht. His research interest include pregnancy complications, cardiovascular health in women, and organization and quality of care. He has published over 150 papers in international peer-reviewed scientific journals .