The members of our Advisory Board assist and advise us in our struggle against PKAN. They give solicited and unsolicited advice to the foundation’s board.
Recently Prof. Dr. Clara van Karnebeek has joined the Advisory Board. Clara is a pediatrician and geneticist, associated as a professor of metabolic diseases at the Radboudumc and Amsterdam UMC. She is interested in neurometabolic disorders, and specifically the application of big data technology for early diagnosis and better treatment. She is the founder and director of United for Metabolic Diseases, www.umd.nl, a partnership between 6 metabolic centers and the patient associations.