Hieke van der Veen

University Research Fellow

Contact info

  • Address

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
    Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research (CNCR)
    Department of Complex Trait Genetics
    W&N building, Room A-603
    De Boelelaan 1085
    1081 HV Amsterdam
    The Netherlands

  • E-mail

  • Phone

Profile image of Hieke van der Veen

Short CV

2023 – present University Research Fellow Complex Trait Genetics lab at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
2022 – 2022 Research Assistent Amsterdam UMC department of child neurology & Complex Trait Genetics Lab Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
2021 – present M.Sc. Neurosciences Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
2018 – 2021 BSc Health and Life Sciences (specialization biomedical sciences) Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


In collaboration with the Amsterdam Leukodystrophy Center I attempt to answer the question whether heterozygous carriers of deleterious leukodystrophy-causing genetic variants display mild forms of (subclinical) disease-related phenotypes.